Proposed Regulations to Vehicle Booting

In late May 2019, Governor Polis enacted legislation which, in part, authorized the Colorado Public Utilities Commission (“PUC”) to regulate vehicle booting companies in a fashion similar to the way the PUC regulates towing companies.

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What Management Companies Can Do About Check Fraud

** FRAUD ALERT **

A local banking institution recently issued a warning that thieves have been targeting landscaping companies in the Front Range, stealing checks from their mailboxes. The checks are then deposited with forged signatures and/or the checks are reprinted for additional fraudulent transactions. Once the account number on the check has been compromised, the account must be closed. One problem, however, is that it may take some time before the landscaper or management company discovers the scheme. At that point, irreversible damage may already have been done.

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Governance and Other Policies

Most homeowner associations are required to adopt specific governance policies as per the Colorado Common Interest Ownership Act and the Colorado consumer protection and cybersecurity statutes.  Interested in hearing specifics about these policies and why they may be required? Check out the article written by Jerry Orten regarding governance and other policies required for most HOAs here.

Cyber and Data Security in Colorado Common Interest Communities

With the recent increase in cyber-related crimes, now more than ever it’s essential that common interest communities arm themselves with the knowledge and tools needed to prevent a cyber breach, or to quickly remedy the situation should a cyber breach occur.  Attorney Aaron Goodlock (along with attorney Dave Lee) recently presented a manager education class on cybersecurity and data privacy in HOAs.  View his article that was recently published in CAI-RMC’s magazine, Common Interests, regarding cyber and data security here.

Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite

The Response of HOAs in Attached Home Communities

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