Condo Law at Fine & Deo

Fine & Deo is located in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada.  Our firm has eleven Toronto Condo Lawyers, who represent over 1000 condominium corporations located throughout Ontario.  Our reputation, depth of knowledge, and quality of service is acknowledged throughout the condominium industry.  Our Lien Department guarantees same day registration of requests received by 3:00 p.m. - click to access our Condo Lien Instruction Form.

As a leading Canadian condominium law firm, we are experts in all areas of condo law.  Fine & Deo is the original boutique Ontario condo law firm comprised of lawyers dedicated exclusively to servicing the needs of condominium boards and corporations.  Our Ontario condo lawyers' innovative approach and use of technology ensures we are uniquely positioned to meet the needs of each client.  We provide prompt, experienced and cost-effective service to our clients located throughout the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and southern Ontario including Vaughan, Barrie, Brampton, Mississauga, Oakville, Hamilton, Kitchener/Waterloo, London, Kingston and Ottawa.

 

 

Condo Law BLOG

Thou shalt not resolve by email

Time December 12, 2014 User Mario Deo Email Print Comment 0 Comments Share Link

We all love email.  It is convenient.  It is in writing.  It is instant.  However, “decisions” made by board members via email, are not legally effective, and accordingly cannot be characterized as official decisions of the corporation.  Only decisions made at duly convened board meetings are valid, binding, and official decisions of the board.

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Running Corporate Meetings

Time December 05, 2014 User Jonathan Fine Email Print Comment 0 Comments Share Link

Many condominium corporations’ Annual General Meetings run very smoothly, according to script, and are completed quite successfully in less than an hour.  Then, there are other Annual General Meetings which are a potential powder keg, such as when unit owners may be up in arms about a special assessment, a costly renovation or other controversial issues. The disgruntled unit owners may or may not be represented by a lawyer. In these types of meetings the one thing you can be sure of is that it is easy for the chairperson to lose control of the meeting. We have seen such meetings degenerate into name calling, loud yelling and even threats of violence.

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Condo Law News

FINE & DEO PARTNER SPONSOR OF 2014 ACMO/CCI-T CONDOMINIUM CONFERENCE

Fine & Deo is pleased to have been the Partner sponsor of this year's ACMO/CCI-T Condo Conference, which was held November 7 & 8, 2010, at the Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham Conference Centre.

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FINE & DEO SIXTH ANNUAL INVITATIONAL GOLF TOURNAMENT

The Fine & Deo Sixth Annual Invitational Golf Tournament, which is held annually as a tribute to our business associates in the condominium industry, took place this year on July 14, 2014 at the Oakdale Golf and Country Club.

The one-day event featured 18 holes of golf, on-course lunch, and an opportunity for participants to mix and mingle. It was a fun day for all, filled with laughter, good competition and great company.

 

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