Download or read book Florida Condominium and Community Association Law written by LexisNexis Editorial Staff and published by LexisNexis. This book was released on 2018-07-13 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Florida Condominium and Community Association Law, Fourth Edition, provides a comprehensive treatment of current legal practice, including a detailed review of timeshare condominiums, alternative dispute resolution, association concerns, forms and procedures from the Division of Florida Land Sales, Condominiums, and Mobile Homes, as well as information concerning homeowners' associations and ancillary matters. Highlights of the Fourth Edition include: Updated case law, statutes, and rules and regulations. New Forms Hot Topics: Discussion of the fundamental changes that the 2017 Florida Legislature made to the arbitration program under the Condominium Act, F.S. Chapter 718. Discussion of the 2017 Florida Legislature’s substantial amendments to F.S. 718.116(8) as it relates to assessments, liability, lien and priority, interest, and collection. Discussion of the new electronic posting requirement of the powers and duties of condominium associations under F.S. 718.111(g). Discussion of 2017 Florida Legislature’s creation of criminal penalties and removal from office of condominium association directors and officers under F.S. 718.111(d). Discussion of the new conflict of interest provisions under the Condominium Act, F.S. Chapter 718. The 2017 Florida Legislature’s response to Tropicana Condominium Ass’n, Inc v. Tropical Condominium, LLC, 208 So.3d 755 (Fla. 3d DCA 2016), enacting F.S. 718.117(21), which contains a statement of legislative public policy applying the statute to all condominiums in existence on or after July 1, 2007. Discussion of the 2017 Florida Legislature’s expansion of jurisdiction of the Division of Florida Condominiums, Timeshares and Mobile Homes. Discussion of the 2017 Florida Legislature’s expansion of Ombudsman’s powers. Discussion of estoppel certificates under the Homeowners’ Association Act, including the new Estoppel Certificate form under F.S. 720.30851.