Unraveling the Duty of Association Officers
The legal responsibilities and duties of community association directors and officers can be one of the most misunderstood areas of community association law. Phrases like “fiduciary duty” and “conflict of interest” are often thrown around in connection with describing the responsibility of board members to the association. Unfortunately, however, these terms are often misused and misapplied, both by homeowners and board members alike. This article will debunk some of the more common misconceptions when it comes to the legal standard of duty for association officers and directors.