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Donna DiMaggio Berger on Topical Currents Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Posted in Association Documents, Voting, Water Sprinklers

Don’t miss shareholder Donna DiMaggio Berger — the featured guest on WLRN 91.3FM Topical Currents — this Wednesday, June 7, from 1-2pm. Donna will discuss what board members, managers and residents need to know about landmark association laws just passed by the Florida Legislature, including how to avoid the new criminal penalties attached to the… Continue Reading

Why the Florida Legislature Needs to Fix Condo Sprinkler-System Problem | Sun Sentinel Opinion

Posted in Common Areas, Fire Sprinklers, Safety and security, Uncategorized, Water Sprinklers

For more than a decade older high-rise condominiums throughout Florida have been discussing, debating, and exercising their legal rights with regard to sprinkler system retrofitting requirements. In 2003, the Florida Legislature responded by allowing each community to vote to opt out of sprinklers inside their units and the right to opt out of installing an… Continue Reading

Listen Live to Donna DiMaggio Berger on Topical Currents Discussing “Sprinkler Opt-outs”

Posted in Common Areas, Water Sprinklers

Donna DiMaggio Berger, Shareholder in Becker & Poliakoff’s Community Association Law Practice Group will appear on WLRN’s Topical Currents with Joseph Cooper Wednesday, November 30 at 1:00 PM. The topic of this episode will be “Sprinkler Op-outs”. Please call in and join the discussion! For more information and a link to the show’s archive, please… Continue Reading

Community Update 2016, Volume 05 is Now Online

Posted in CALL Alert, Community Update, Legislation

Summer is in full swing with record temperatures and lots of beach time greeting us every day. We cannot however forget that changes affecting many communities took effect July 1st. In this issue: We provide our annual recap of community association happenings at the legislative level. This includes: SB 184 concerning rentals to Service Members… Continue Reading