October 2013 – Donna Shahrabani is featured speaker at CAI-NJ’s annual conference

October 1st, 2013 | News

On October 24, 2013, Donna Shahrabani was a featured speaker at the Annual Conference and Expo of the New Jersey Chapter of the Community Associations Institute held at Revel in Atlantic City. Ms. Shahrabani spoke at a seminar entitled “Common Interest Meetings in a Modern Age.” Ms. Shahrabani discussed the …Continue Reading

August 2013 – Donna Shahrabani is quoted in “The Record” article on condos and coops Going Smoke-Free

August 1st, 2013 | News

Donna Shahrabani was quoted in the August 25, 2013 edition of The Record newspaper in an article entitled “Apartments Going Smoke-Free” that discusses dealing with second-hand smoke concerns in condominiums and cooperatives. Our law firm has assisted a number of community associations in transforming their buildings into smoke-free environments – …Continue Reading

July 2013 – Eric Frizzell quoted in “The New Jersey Cooperator” regarding important considerations in drafting community Association contracts

July 1st, 2013 | News

Eric Frizzell was quoted at length in the July 2013 edition of The New Jersey Cooperator in an article entitled “Watch Your Language — Carefully Drafting Contracts Protects Associations”. The article discusses important considerations in the preparation of contracts for community associations with providers of goods and services. If you’d …Continue Reading

January 2013 – Eric Frizzell was quoted in “The New Jersey Cooperator” in an article entitled “The Ultimate Do It Yourself Project” that discusses self-management of community associations.

January 1st, 2013 | News

November 2012 – Donna Shahrabani featured speaker at CAI-NJ seminar on “Your Community Association Documents: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You”

November 1st, 2012 | News

On November 15, 2012, Donna Shahrabani was a featured speaker at a CAI-NJ seminar entitled, “Your Community Association Documents: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You.” Ms. Shahrabani discussed various provisions contained in governing documents of community associations which may not be obvious or understandable to a board comprised of lay persons, …Continue Reading

October 2012 – Eric Frizzell is quoted in “The New Jersey Cooperator” on Board members Fiduciary Duty

October 1st, 2012 | News

Eric Frizzell was quoted at length in the October 2012 edition of The New Jersey Cooperator in an article entitled “Fiduciary Duty — What Boards & Owners Should Know.” The article discusses important legal principles pertaining to the fulfillment by association Board members of their fiduciary duty to their associations and …Continue Reading

July 2012 – Eric Frizzell was quoted in “The Record” newspaper’s article on unit owner disputes in community associations

July 1st, 2012 | News

Eric Frizzell was quoted in an article in the July 22, 2012 edition of The Record newspaper. The article, entitled “When owners aren’t free agents,” discusses various kinds of disputes that sometimes arise between unit owners, and owners and their associations.

July 2012 – Martin Crevina obtains $3.8 Million judgment for Construction Defects And Accounting Deficiencies against high-rise developer

July 1st, 2012 | News

Martin N. Crevina, a partner at BF&C, obtained a judgment of $3,899,532 for construction defects and accounting deficiencies against the sponsor of a converted condominium high-rise in Jersey City. After entering default against the sponsor and holding a contested proof hearing, the court held the sponsor liable for defects in …Continue Reading

December 2011 – Eric Frizzell is quoted in “The Record” newspaper on growing default of condo unit owners payment of fees

December 1st, 2011 | News

Eric Frizzell was quoted in an article in the December 25, 2011 edition of The Record newspaper. The article, entitled “Condos struggle with unpaid fees,” discusses the escalating volume of delinquencies in the payment by unit owners of condominium association assessment fees, and the adverse effects on associations. If you have any questions …Continue Reading

October 2010 – Eric Frizzell is quoted at length in the “The New Jersey Cooperator” article entitled “Everybody Out — Handling Closed Door Meetings” of community associations

November 1st, 2010 | News