Strata Property Update 2015


Course Date: March 23, 2015

Total: 1h 1min

Welcome and Introduction to The Paradise Park Council Meeting and SGM”

The problems at Paradise Park continue. In April of 2013, THE OWNERS, STRATA PLAN BCS000 – PARADISE PARK held their AGM. Now council is being attacked. A Council Meeting and a Special General Meeting have been called to deal with a number of these issues. 

Council Meeting

  • Item 1: Rental hardship hearing
    • what is a rental?
    • rental bylaw requirements
    • what is hardship?
    • hardship deadlines
    • procedure for hearings
    • how can time be limited? 
  • Item 2: Consideration of the petition
  • Item 3: Set Special General Meeting agenda, including preparation of resolutions to be addressed

Veronica P. Franco Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Matthew D. Fischer Fischer and Company Law Corporation, Kelowna
G. Stephen Hamilton Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Paul G. Mendes Lesperance Mendes, Vancouver
Adrienne M. Murray — Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Patrick A. Williams — Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver

Networking Break

Special General Meeting

  • setting the agenda
  • removal of council members
  • consideration of smoking bylaw
  • consideration of name change
  • addressing resolutions to repair building
  • discussion on secret ballots

Veronica P. Franco Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Matthew D. Fischer Fischer and Company Law Corporation, Kelowna
G. Stephen Hamilton Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Paul G. Mendes Lesperance Mendes, Vancouver
Adrienne M. Murray — Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Patrick A. Williams — Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Tony Gioventu Executive Director, the Condominium Home Owners Association of BC (CHOA), New Westminster 

Lunch with Featured Speaker “Introduction to the Civil Resolution Tribunal”

Shannon Salter Chair, Civil Resolution Tribunal

Special General Meeting (cont'd)

  • setting the agenda
  • removal of council members
  • consideration of smoking bylaw
  • consideration of name change
  • addressing resolutions to repair building
  • discussion on secret ballots

Veronica P. Franco Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Matthew D. Fischer Fischer and Company Law Corporation, Kelowna
G. Stephen Hamilton Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Paul G. Mendes Lesperance Mendes, Vancouver
Adrienne M. Murray — Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Patrick A. Williams — Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Tony Gioventu Executive Director, the Condominium Home Owners Association of BC (CHOA), New Westminster
 

Networking Break

Council’s Duty to Enforce Bylaws; Ethical and Law Practice Management Issues: Panel Discussion

  • bylaw enforcement and update on case law
  • conflicts issues
  • parking stall issues
  • evictions
Veronica P. Franco Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Matthew D. Fischer Fischer and Company Law Corporation, Kelowna
G. Stephen Hamilton Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Paul G. Mendes Lesperance Mendes, Vancouver
Adrienne M. Murray — Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Patrick A. Williams — Clark Wilson LLP, Vancouver
Tony Gioventu Executive Director, the Condominium Home Owners Association of BC (CHOA), New Westminster
 

Questions and Discussion