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Will Your Association Protect You?

With responsibility comes risks and liabilities for staff.

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The Legal Aspects Pitfalls of Refinancing

Many cooperatives are contemplating refinancing their existing mortgages.

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Operation of the Cooperative

Asks the Lawyer Coop Basics.

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National Housing Cooperatives Case Law Survey

Commenced a holdover proceeding against Respondent Louise Greenberg.  

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Legal Duties and Responsibilities of Board Members.

Members of the board of directors of a cooperative have the same duties and responsibilities as directors of any other business.

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Knowing Your Governing Documents

The governing documents of your cooperative are the tools of corporate control.

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Converting to a Cooperative

Converting non-cooperative businesses to cooperatives.

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Bylaws and Operating Agreements.

After working with professionals to determine which entity type is right for your worker cooperative.

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Benefits of Incorporation

When a group of people try to set up a new coop, one question is whether or not to incorporate.

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Things to Consider Before Removing Board Member.

It may come as a surprise to you, but occasionally, a board member needs to be removed from the board. 

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2017 Wisconsin Act 76

2017 Assembly Bill 353

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Director be Held Personally Liable for Discrimination?

The Appellate Division, First Department decision in the case of

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