Ratification can turn back time on by-law breaches
A recent Supreme Court decision, The Owners Strata Plan No 57164 v Yau  NSWSC 1056, yielded some interesting findings for strata owners and managers alike. First, that executive committees can settle legal cases, potentially even if their meetings were invalid. That issue is for others to unpack, though it’s interesting to note in the event of a by-law breach which gets that far in the courts. Read the article…………..
NSW: Submission on the Strata Schemes Management Bill 2015: Part 10 of the Strata Schemes Development Bill 2015
This is a submission from Bannermans Lawyers addressing a number of issues with the Bills, based on our experience acting
On 5 November 2015, the Strata Schemes Development Act 2015 (the Development Act) and the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015
It’s a familiar scenario: someone gets on your strata committees and starts ruling the place on the highly dubious basis