Category: Legislation

The Ombudsperson Act

THE OMBUDSPERSON: COMING SOON TO A STATE NEAR YOU  On December 29, 2014, outgoing Governor Pat Quinn signed into law the Condominium and Common Interest Community Ombudsperson Act, following its passage during veto session. With […]

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Trust Ownership of a Unit

Question: How does a trust effect the ownership of a unit? Who represents the unit when the trust has not yet been settled and there are multiple heirs? First, not all trust agreements are the same. There are land trusts, which are vehicles […]

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New Community Association Laws

The 2014 Illinois Legislative Session was quite active for condominium and common interest community associations. Over nineteen (19) pieces of legislation were introduced effecting associations. A total of nine (9) pieces of legislation passed the […]

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Electronic Voting and Notice: The Implications of Public Act 98-1042

Public Act 98-1042 and Implications for Associations This is a summary of the recently adopted Illinois Public Act 98-1042, which makes significant updates to the Illinois Condominium Property Act (765 ILCS 605/1 et. seq., the “Condo Act”) and the […]

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