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I just received notification that an owner has filed bankruptcy. What should our HOA know about bankruptcy?

  First off, flag the account – “BANKRUPTCY FILE”! If you have received notice of the bankruptcy this more than likely means that the association has been included in the debtor’s (owner or former owner) bankruptcy as a creditor. The … Continue reading

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Is your Association Prepared?

By: Beth Mulcahy, Esq. We are lucky to live in a place where we don’t have to worry about extreme weather due to winter storms like other places in the country are experiencing.  But, come summertime, you never know when … Continue reading

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2016 Summary of Pending Arizona Legislation regarding Community Associations: March 28, 2016

Dear Cyber-Followers: It was a busy week last week at the Arizona Legislature!   Many of the committees in the Arizona Legislature finished hearings last week and now it is “game time” for final voting by legislators on community association bills.  … Continue reading

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Agendas and Board Meetings!

By Beth Mulcahy, Esq. Questions: Is our association required by Arizona law to post the agenda prior to the regular board meeting? Are owners entitled under Arizona to receive an agenda if they attend a regular board meeting? Do you … Continue reading

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2016 Summary of Pending Arizona Legislation regarding Community Associations: March 21, 2016

Dear Cyber-Followers: We are 68 days into the 2016 legislative session!   A  typical goal for each legislative session is to have all work finished by the 100th day.  In 2015, the Arizona legislature finished its work surprisingly fast (in 81 … Continue reading

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2016 AZ Legislative Update: March 14, 2016

Dear Cyber-Followers: It has been a quiet two weeks for community association bills at the Arizona Legislature (trust me, this is a good thing!). There have been no community association bills passed by both the House and the Senate and … Continue reading

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“All I Want for Christmas Is … a Drone?”

Just in time for the holiday gift-giving season, during which as many as one million drones are expected to be sold, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced last week that new rules and regulations regarding drone use are coming soon. … Continue reading

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Mulcahy Law Firm, P.C.:Yes or No to Security Cameras

By Beth Mulcahy, Esq. Should associations implement greater measures to protect association members and association property? We see ever increasing acts of violence and vandalism, so are security cameras the answer? In Martinez v. Woodmar IV Condominiums Homeowners Association, Inc., … Continue reading

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