Does the Right in an HOA to Meet in Executive Session include Interviewing Board Candidates?

Here is a question I received about “interviewing” candidates for the board. This is a new one. “Can a HOA Board meet in closed session to interview candidates for appointment to the Board under the “personnel” exception?   Does the term

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Another Good Reason to Have Worker’s Compensation Coverage- Death on the Job?

Another Good Reason to Have Worker’s Compensation Coverage- Death on the Job? Hope I don’t get a reputation for pushing unnecessary insurance, but you do deserve to know  what goes on in my brain on the questions surrounding what decisions

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Commercial Vehicles in an HOA – What is Discrimination?

Here is the question sent in by the reader. “My new neighbor has been told he cannot park his commercial van inside the property, yet there are 3 others that do park here. He feels he is being discriminated against

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Should You Be Getting Advice for your HOA Neighbor or “Friend” / Commercial Vehicles

Should You Be Getting Advice for your HOA Neighbor or “Friend” / Commercial Vehicles This next question is about commercial vehicles. A reader was asking on behalf of “a neighbor.”  What I will say about this is it is kind

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Guess What, Not Everyone Agrees with My Recent E-Newsletter on EQ Insurance!

Guess What, Not Everyone Agrees with My Recent E-Newsletter on EQ Insurance! Surprise, surprise. I have not got everybody convinced EQ insurance is a necessary evil. I recently did an E-newsletter cautioning boards of directors to do some research and

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MAY A DIRECTOR IN AN HOA INSPECT ALL RECORDS? INCLUDING EXECUTIVE SESSION MINUTES?

Directors, what you can see in records may be affected by what you want to do with the information. In light of my newly adopted in simpler processes to get information to my readers, I will provide a short answer

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Recording HOA Meetings; Paying HOA Directors – Better Think Twice

I am going to try something new because I get a lot of emails and wish to pass on as much information as I can. What I am trying out is more or less a bullet/quick form of responding without

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Here It Is, More Help On Noise Issues from Hard Floors

NOISE TRANSMISSION – NEW INFORMATION FROM A CLIENT!!  I am happy to share some information from a client of mine. I have several noise issue clients every month. People all over California are losing quality of life or as called

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