Homeowners Association Boards Should Try to Avoid Meeting in Public Places

I recently was at the kind of restaurant where you walk up and order your food or coffee at the counter, and then sit in the café area.  Two tables away from me was a

The Importance of Assessment Collection

The Importance of Assessment Collection By Kim Sutter   Assessments and assessment collection are essential to the financial health of any community association.  Every community, regardless of type, has expenses that range from maintenance, repair

Confusion over Officers versus Directors in a Homeowners Association or Condominium Association

In my 30 years of representing community associations of all sorts, one issue that comes up frequently is to distinguish between a director and an officer. In almost all governing documents for community associations, and

Greg Chandler accepted into College of Community Association Lawyers

Gregory A. Chandler, a partner at Eads Murray & Pugh, P.C., has been accepted into the College of Community Association Lawyers (CCAL), becoming just the third Indiana attorney to be admitted into the prestigious national

Should Your Board Consider Amending Your Governing Documents? Here’s How You Can Start!

A substantial part of our firm’s practice involves the preparation of amendments to a community association’s governing documents, along with the supporting documents such as notices to the homeowners, proxies, and ballots. Typically, the governing