Online classes

In the continued interest of the health and safety of our clients and colleagues, we have made a decision to suspend all in-person community association classes until further notice.

UPCOMING ONLINE CLASSES

Understanding Our “Bylaws” – A Primer on Association Governing Documents

Provider #0000811 | Course #9630202 | 1 HR or 1 ELE Credit

Participants will learn the important differences between association documents, how to read them and how Florida Statutes affect them.

Some topics to be discussed:

  • Governing Documents (Declaration, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws)
  • Amendments
  • Restrictions & Responsibilities of Owners
  • Maintenance of Common Elements
  • Marketable Record Title Act (MRTA)

Wednesday

July 15

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EST

ZOOM WEBINAR

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Speakers

Kenneth Direktor
Panelist
Shareholder
Becker

Joseph Adams
Panelist
Shareholder
Becker

ONLINE CLASSES

HOA/Condo Board Member Certification Online Class

Provider #0000811 | Course #9630016 | 2 ELE Credits

If you are planning to serve on your homeowner association board, you probably know that you will need to comply with Florida’s certification requirements within 90 days of being elected.

Our HOA Board Certification class is designed to satisfy the statutory requirement so that you are eligible to serve. More importantly, it will provide the tools and information you need to perform your job well and to avoid any potential liability associated with your new role.

Topics Covered:

  • Defining your fiduciary duty
  • Analyzing association operations
  • How to properly maintain the association’s books and records
  • The pros and cons of alternative dispute resolution
  • Avoiding common election pitfalls
  • Preparing budgets and funding reserves
  • Understanding financial reporting requirements
  • Assessing insurance needs for common areas
  • Defusing conflict within the community
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Speakers

Kenneth Direktor
Shareholder
Ft. Lauderdale

Donna DiMaggio Berger
Shareholder
Ft. Lauderdale

Howard J. Perl
Shareholder
Ft. Lauderdale

Disaster Preparedness & Recovery: Are you Ready to Weather the Storm?

Provider #0000811 | Course #9630113 | 1 OPP or 1 ELE Credit

Is your community prepared in the event that a hurricane strikes through your city? In this special course we will go over practical tips for developing and implementing a disaster recovery plan for your community.

Managers and board members will learn:

    • Steps to take to protect life and property
    • Recover and post event steps
    • The ins and outs of contracting before and after the hurricane
    • How to document a claim
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Speakers

David Rogel
Shareholder
Miami

Rosa M. de la Camara
Shareholder
Miami

Jay Roberts
Shareholder
Ft. Walton Beach

Anatomy of a Water Leak

Provider #0000811 | Course #9630137 | 1 OPP or 1 ELE Credit

Water leaks are a major concern to association boards and unit owners alike. Come join our attorneys as they guide your association through the process of handling a water leak from detection through repair, insurance coverage and reconstruction responsibility, and potential liability claims.

Some topics to be discussed:

  • Practical Issues
  • What Was Damaged
  • Who Pays? – Maintenance Damage v. Casualty Damage
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Speakers

Kenneth Direktor
Shareholder
Fort Lauderdale

Steve Mezer
Shareholder
Tampa

Jane Cornett
Shareholder
Stuart