Monthly Archives: July 2009

Enforcement of View Provisions

The issue of view preservation is often a hotly contested subject.  Owners with trees and owners with views are often at odds with one another regarding their respective rights.  This issue is not unique to homeowners associations.  Earlier this year, the city of Encinitas found itself in the middle of this dispute when, after cutting [...]

By | July 14th, 2009|Cases & Laws, CID News|0 Comments

Limiting a Director’s Inspection Rights

The issue of whether a corporate director has the right to inspect documents protected by the attorney-client privilege in a lawsuit the director had filed against the corporation was addressed in the recent case of Tritek Telecom., Inc. v. Sup. Ct. (2009) 169 Cal.App.4th 1385. Tritek, a California corporation, was sued by Mak, a shareholder [...]

By | July 14th, 2009|Cases & Laws, CID News|0 Comments

Remember Your Reserve Funding Plan!

It is that time of year again; time for associations to being preparing their budgets.  Starting on January 1, 2009 associations are now required to also distribute a “reserve funding plan” summary to membership.  Associations are required to have a reserve study completed every three years.  Under Civil Code Section 1365(b) a summary of the [...]

By | July 9th, 2009|Cases & Laws, CID News|0 Comments

Peters & Freedman, L.L.P., Receives Best of Encinitas Award

WASHINGTON D.C., June 8, 2009 -- Peters & Freedman LLP has been selected for the 2009 Best of Encinitas Award in the Local Business category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA). The USCA "Best of Local Business" Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USCA identifies companies that they believe [...]

By | July 1st, 2009|CID News|0 Comments