Fighting Hawaii Condo Boards is Costly, Risky

Retired state judge Patrick Yim, acting as a private arbitrator, awarded Osawa nearly $433,000 in damages and attorney fees for a variety of claims, including compensation for the retaliation. Yim ruled that association president Don Machado is personally liable for $30,000 of the award, describing Machado’s conduct as spiteful, harassing and outrageous. Machado would not comment for this article through a Bluestone attorney.   Read the article…………..


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