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10-28. Senior Attorney Jennie Park presents Virtual Free Legal Advice to CAI Orange County Chapter Roundtable eventSenior Attorney Jennie V. Park joins a distinguished panel of attorneys providing Virtual Free Legal Advice to CAI Orange County Chapter's Roundtable event. This is always a lively session, free to members, where attendees are free to pepper the experts with questions about pending or new legislation, issues and hot topics in our industry. Click here to register for this don't-miss session — and start making your list!

Oct-Nov. Managers and Directors! Please join our Orange County attorneys, Wayne Louvier and Jennie Park, for informative, casual discussions about topics that concern you. Complimentary lunch is included for those attending in person. Space is limited, so sign up soon.
Oct. 27 — Nuisances — FULL
Nov. 3 — Nuisances — Additional date if you missed the first one!
Nov. 17 — New Laws Preview — Discuss some of the new laws going into effect in 2022. What concerns you!

Adrian Adams, Nathan McGuire, and Laurie Poole sit down with The GB Group, Inc. in Episode 50 of GB Group's HOA — It's A True Story Podcast to discuss working with specialty or unique types of HOAs.10-20. Adrian Adams, ADAMS|STIRLING Founder and Managing Partner, Nathan McGuire, Managing Partner, Northern California offices, and Laurie Poole, Managing Partner San Diego, Inland Empire and Desert offices, sat down with Regan Brown, Lauren Caliz and Megan Hupe of The GB Group, Inc. in Episode 50 of GB Group's HOA – It's A True Story Podcast. Adrian, Nathan, and Laurie discussed working with specialty or unique types of HOAs.

10-25. Subscribe to the Entire HOA Bulletin Series on Adams Stirling's YouTube ChannelPartner Nathan McGuire sat down with ADAMS|STIRLING attorneys to discuss bills newly signed into law. Senior Attorney Jamie Handrick examined SB 391, which codifies permission for video meetings during some types of emergencies, and highlights some ways AB 1101 strengthens fraud prevention protection and clarifies terminology from its predecessor, AB 2912. Attorney Alison Greiner outlined how AB 468 clarifies for HOAs some issues surrounding emotional support animals. Senior Attorney Reggie Schubert explained what associations need to do to comply with AB 611, and discusses SB 9's applicability to common-interest developments. Attorney Alex Sohal looked at how SB 432 does (and does not) remedy problems for Director Elections introduced by SB 323, and provides a synopsis of AB 502's requirements for election by acclamation. Alex rounds things out by summarizing how AB 1466 provides for modifying otherwise illegal restrictive covenants, as well as how SB 607 modifies 2020's SB 326. Watch for more videos as Nathan works his way through all the new bills affecting our industry!

Partner Nathan McGuire is named Emeritus Delegate at CAI-CLAC's Annual Planning Meeting 2021100610-6. CAI-CLAC held its Annual Planning Meeting to discuss 2022 legislative priorities. At this meeting, it also presented Partner Nathan McGuire with the distinction of Emeritus Delegate. In its subsequent Legislative Update announcement, the organization stated, "Please join us in congratulating Nathan for his dedication to serving community associations through CAI-CLAC. We are grateful for his expertise and years of service." We at ADAMS|STIRLING are proud to have Nathan as our Partner and teammate!

10-20. Attorney Troy Kennedy, together with Robert Grosse, SoCal General Manager, Bergeman Group Construction Management, and Sean Kargari, President, Association Reserves, presented the webinar Let's Talk about the SB 326 Balcony Bill. The webinar will cover, among other topics, What Exactly Is SB 326 and what Elements Need to Be Inspected, Responsibilities of the Property Manager and the Association, and SB 326 and the Law.

10-15. Attorney Alex Sohal presents Nuisances and Annoyances - When and How to Address Them to this year's virtual CAI Legal Forum, California CommunitiesAttorney Alex Sohal presented Nuisances and Annoyances - When and How to Address Them to this year's virtual CAI Legal Forum, California Communities. Alex helped homeowner leaders and managers understand when an association is required to get involved in board-homeowner conflicts, and provide strategies needed to resolve issues before they escalate.

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Contact usAB 3182 Rent Restriction Requirements to amend your governing documents to comply with the new Rent Restrictions required by AB 3182. Failure to amend your documents could result in large penalties.

Use Election Timeline Calculator by Adams Stirlingour Election Timeline Calculator for scheduling elections with dates and instructions for each key point in the election cycle. You can find additional election information and procedures in our Election Menu.

All HOA Election Rules required by SB 323associations must adopt new Election Rules to conform to SB 323. Elections conducted without compliant rules could result in voided elections, fines, and an award of attorneys' fees. We prepare them at an affordable fixed fee.

Contact us for a proposal. We have ten offices around the state.

Adams Stirling Central Coast Office
CENTRAL COAST
1241 Johnson Avenue
Suite 205
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Adams Stirling Greater LA Corporate Office
LOS ANGELES
2566 Overland Avenue
Suite 730
Los Angeles 90064
Adams Stirling Orange County office
ORANGE COUNTY
2000 East 4th Street
Suite 350
Santa Ana 92705
Adams Stirling Northern California office
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
3415 Brookside Road
Suite 200
Stockton, CA 95219
Adams Stirling Palm Desert Office
PALM DESERT
77-564A Country Club
Suite 150
Palm Desert, 92211
Adams Stirling Sacramento office
SACRAMENTO
770 "L" Street
Suite 950
Sacramento 95814
Adams Stirling San Diego office
SAN DIEGO
591 Camino de la Reina
Suite 920
San Diego 92108
Adams Stirling San Francisco office
SAN FRANCISCO
One Sansome Street
Suite 3500
San Francisco 94104
Adams Stirling San Jose office
SAN JOSE
2033 Gateway Place
Suite 500
San Jose 95110


 

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Costly Fire Insurance
September 18, 2021
Fire Insurance Has Become a Major Expense
    for California Associations

How to Avoid another Disaster
July 23, 2021
Webinar Guides HOAs
    How NOT to Wind up Like Surfside

Deferred Maintenance and No Reserves
July 11, 2021
Proper Reserve Funding Is not Optional;
    It Should Be Mandatory

Ripples from Champlain Towers
July 8, 2021
The Tragedy Compounds — 
    Is Your Association at Risk, too?

Surfside Condominium Collapse
July 6, 2021
A Cautionary Tale about Poor Governance
    and Insufficient Reserves

New Mask Mandate
June 17, 2021
To Mask or not to Mask? That Is the Question

Reopening without Tiers
June 16, 2021
Announcing a New Educational Tool
    for Associations!

Reopening Facilities
June 13, 2021
Boards Should Consult Counsel re Liability Waivers

Pool Covers, Pet Restrictions, & Electric Vehicles
June 6, 2021
Full State Reopening just Days Away!

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