Tree Trouble – Part II, Self-Help
In part one of our three-part series on Tree Trouble, my colleague David Silver wrote about Timber Trespass. In this post, I’m going to discuss self-help. Self-help is the legal term that describes “taking the law into your own hands”—literally. In this context, it would include a property owner getting out their pruning shears or shovel and cutting or trimming parts of a neighbor’s tree that infringe upon his or her property. You may be surprised to hear that in Washington, such conduct has been endorsed by the courts. Read the article………….
With the green movement in full swing across the country, it is not surprising that incorporating energy saving and efficient
What does “sober houses” and “trick or treating” for Halloween have to do with HOA governance and enforcement?
Earlier in the year I posted information about the impact of FHA issues on enforcement of HOA covenants and restrictions.
A homeowners association has rules in place to protect and maintain the rights and welfare of everyone in the community.