Community Association Law

Bylaw Interpretation/Opinion Letters

CMDA attorneys assist an Association’s Board of Directors with the review and interpretation of their master deed, bylaws, state law, and federal law. CMDA attorneys frequently provide opinion letters to Associations relating to the following issues:

  • Amending Association Documents
  • Board Power and Authority
  • Bylaw Enforcement
  • Co-Owner Liability
  • Developer Liability
  • Fair Housing Act (FHA) Compliance
  • Insurance Claims (liabilities from water leaks, common property repairs, and other causes of damage)
  • Michigan Condominium Act Compliance
  • Nonprofit Corporation Act Compliance
  • OTARD/FCC Antenna Rules
  • Voting Requirements for Members