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11-9-22.  Partner Laurie Poole, as part of the CCAL Board of Governors, has coordinated a panel of  industry experts exploring trending issues and topics that matter to women in community association law.  Presented by The College of Community Association Lawyers (CCAL), virtually at 11 am (PT). For registration information, click here.

9.28.22. Attorney Megan Hall will be lending her expertise in the Unity Board Member Educational Webinar to assist board members on CC&R compliance, neighbor-to-neighbor disputes, and new law updates.

9-28-22 Partner Laurie Poole and Matthew Boomhower, AIA, Esq will be presenting “Maintenance, Bidding and Contracts” at CAI-San Diego’s National Award winning HOA Academy. This class is designed for all homeowner volunteers (whether novice or experienced) to learn the fundamentals necessary to serve your communities. Click here for more information and registration.

9-23-22. Partner Laurie Poole joined additional industry experts to present “Taming the Trolls” as part of CAI-San Diego’s ongoing education events, held at the Handlery Hotel San Diego, which provided the tools necessary to diffuse harassment in community associations.

09.13.22. Partner Melissa Ward joined  Jennifer Martin, and Valeria Oman to co-author the article 'Breaking Bias' for CAI National publication Common Ground. This article contains 'strategies for recognizing, managing, and eliminating bias in community associations.' Please click the link for the article and additional information.

9-8-22. Partners Melissa Ward and Nathan McGuire along with Attorney Karen St. Onge spoke at the 2022 CAI Legal Forum event on September 8-9, held at the Oakland Marriott City Center. Miranda Ward, Karen St. Onge, and Melissa Ward greeted visitors at the ADAMS|STIRLING booth.

9-1-22. Senior Attorney Alison Greiner published an article in CAI-CV’s September 2022 issue of HOA Living Magazine on preparing for election season and the pitfalls of political signs. Check out the article here.

8-27-22. Attorney Megan Hall  and others hosted an online legal seminar presented by Echo. This three part Ask The Attorney series is exploring the eleven chapters of the Davis-Stirling Act. The seminar is perfect for new and experienced board members. Additional information can be found here.

8-19-22. Karen St. Onge hosted the KAHOOT! for LOOT, where CAI-CLAC supporters from all over the Bay Area and Central Valley competed against each other to raise funds for CLAC, win prizes, and bragging rights!

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On The Board? If you are on the board and your association needs help with legal issues, contact us for a proposal--we are friendly and our rates are competitive.

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2-Minute Videos.2-Minute HOA Videos by Adams Stirling Visit our library of animated 2-MINUTE VIDEOS. They provide an easy introduction to subjects such as adopting rules, preparing budgets, worker's compensation, governing documents, borrowing from reserves, fiduciary duties, conflicts of interest, and much more.

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Super Heroes. Introducing the ADAMS|STIRLING team of superheroes featuring Judge Stirling as Thor, the God of Thunder, Adrian Adams as Captain America, Laurie Poole as Wonder Woman, Nathan McGuire as Spiderman, and Wayne Louvier as Ironman.

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Ratting Out Neighbors
September 2, 2022
What's legal, and what's good practice?

Posting Meeting Notices
August 20,2022
Posting requirements, according to the Civil Code.

Front Yard Gardens
July 24, 2022
Are limitations allowed, and what is the HOAs role?

Cost of EV Charging Stations
July 10, 2022
Costs associated with EV charging stations, who is responsible?

HOA Debt Collection
June 21, 2022
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Executive Committees
April 28, 2022
What, exactly, is an Executive Committee?

No Quorum for Elections
March 19, 2022
BUT Quorum Is a Must to Avoid Chaos
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Updated Election Calculator
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Expanded Questionnaires Affecting Condo Market?

Lender Questionnaires
February 21, 2022
Tragic 2021 Florida Condominium Collapse Leads
    to Expanded and Intrusive Questionnaires

Disclosing Suspended Corporation
February 5, 2022
Proceed with Caution — and Haste

Options for Failing Balconies
January 26, 2022
Prioritizing Safety Is the Wise —
    and Fiscally Sound — Approach

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