Bankruptcy, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Foreclosure, General

Financial Hardship During COVID-19

The onset of COVID-19 brought forth an unforeseen financial hardship for many Americans. With unprecedented numbers in unemployment, and undue burdens of financial hardship, the average American faces economic challenges that have not been seen before our lifetimes. This is particularly true for many younger generations of the American workforce.… Read More Financial Hardship During COVID-19

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Location and Telephone Update

### FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IN RE: TO COVID-19 Due to the increased concern over COVID-19 throughout the Central Florida community, the Stage Law Firm, P.A. has transferred to a virtual location. Our office location will close immediately as our firm employees continue to work remotely. This decision was not made without serious contemplation, but the… Read More Location and Telephone Update

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Association Collections and Bankruptcy – Info for Board Members

One of the biggest issues facing associations is the ability to collect from delinquent owners who have filed bankruptcy.   It is critical an association has an attorney experienced in creditor bankruptcy law in order to avoid waiving the right to collect those assessments from the delinquent owners, which often is thousands of dollars.  Below is… Read More Association Collections and Bankruptcy – Info for Board Members

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Fighting Over Your Lawn and the Florida Friendly Landscaping Statute

We frequently hear about disputes with homeowners who are fighting with their association (“HOA”) over their right to Florida-Friendly Landscaping (“FFL”).  For those of you who are going “what?,” several years ago Florida passed several laws to help conserve water and reduce the amount of chemicals applied to landscaping as an initiative to save our… Read More Fighting Over Your Lawn and the Florida Friendly Landscaping Statute