Seminars & Public Forums
CHOA Spring 2017 Strata Education Program
The CHOA Spring 2017 Strata Education Program
For strata councils, managers and owners. Courses include print material and guides.
Strata Council Meetings, Conducting Hearings & Bylaw Enforcement
The session will be a practical “hands on” process, designed to assist strata councils understand:
The conditions imposed for strata council function through the bylaws:
How to conduct hearings:
The session will include a practical council meeting to address the bylaw enforcement process, complaints and hearings related to:
Making a CRT application to enforce bylaws or collect fines:
Alterations & Managing Alteration Agreements
Understanding alterations to strata lots, common property and limited common property.
Governing the Annual General Meeting
This session will include running the AGM, approving the 2017 budget, election of strata council, approval of a new rental bylaw and a special levy to upgrade the building plumbing.
Includes meeting rules of order:
Voting calculations include:
Record keeping at meetings includes:
CHOA AGM & 1-Day Strata Symposium, May 10, 2017 in Victoria
CHOA AGM & 1-Day Strata Symposium
Date: Wednesday May 10, 2017
Location: Harbour Towers Hotel & Suites, 345 Quebec Street, Victoria
Registration: 8:30am / CHOA AGM: 9:00am-9:30am / Symposium: 9:30am-3:30pm
For more information, or to register, please CLICK HERE
Lunch Keynote: The Profile of a Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT) Decision
Speaker: Adrienne Murray, Lawyer Hammerberg Lawyers LLP
Preventing voting disasters at your general meetings
Managing voting procedures and reporting results to stop balloting and proxy fraud.
Speaker: Tony Gioventu, CHOA Executive Director
Strata council’s obligation to properly hold hearings and act reasonably on the request of owners.
Understanding hardship, undue hardship, reasonable accommodation and when your strata council must “not act unreasonably”.
Speaker: Elaine McCormack, Lawyer Wilson McCormack law Group
Managing alterations to strata lots and common property after a unit is sold
This If an alteration is made to common property, is it still common property? Who pays? What happens when there is a problem?
Speaker: Paul Mendes, Lawyer Lesperance Mendes Lawyers
Settlement and Binding Orders
Does your strata council have the right to settle on a dispute in the Civil Resolution Tribunal, Human Rights Tribunal, Arbitration or a court proceeding?
Speaker: Lisa Mackie, Lawyer Alexander Holdburn Beaudin + Lang LLP