HYATT REGENCY | JAMES L. KNIGHT CENTER - April 9, 2019
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Hyatt Regency Hotel | James L Knight Center - Tue. April 9, 2019 10:30am to 3:00pm (Seminars begin at 9:00am)


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Regional and national experts will offer insights into the latest industry trends and best practices in legal oversight, financing, maintenance, renovations, energy efficiency, administration, communication and more. 

 

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 We are adding to our list of presenters regularly.  Please check back often for updates.  

Note: Because of time constraints, many courses may take place simultaneously.  Please scroll down the page to see all available course options so that you may plan your day accordingly.






BOARD CERTIFICATION COURSE - 2 CEU'S (BC)
9:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Eric Glazer - Glazer & Sachs P.A.
Fulfill your legally mandated education requirements while learning valuable and integral information in this comprehensive board member certification course. Topics discussed will include condominium management and operations, proper procedures for board member election, budgeting and fiscal responsibilities, as well as an overview of current condominium laws to assist in the understanding of board members' legal duties. This course has been approved by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.


MAINTENANCE, RULES AND FINES ENFORCEMENT - 2 CEU'S (ELE)
9:30am -11:30am
PRESENTED BY: Andrew Cuevas - Cuevas Garcia & Torres, P.A.
Learn how to enforce the rules and restrictions in your property. This comprehensive course will cover topics such as maintenance arrears, interest and late charges, and procedures for collection of maintenance arrears. Also discussed will be estoppel letters, demand letters, and foreclosure action.


DEFINING AND DESIGNING YOUR PROJECT - 2 CEU'S (OPP)
9:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: DSS Condo
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JUMPING INTO THE PRESENT: WHY UPDATING YOUR GOVERNING DOCUMENTS IS IMPORTANT - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender - Kaye Bender Rembaum
Statutory changes and case law decisions greatly impact the interpretation, enforceability and legal effect of the governing documents of a community association. Antiquated documents can create liability exposure to the association and its members. Old provisions may hinder association operations, leaving community associations without the rights and remedies it needs to property govern the community. Learn about common pitfalls in older governing documents, specific provisions that are no longer legally enforceable and why updates are so crucial to successful association governance.


ASSOCIATION FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT – BUDGET WORKSHOP - 1 CEU (IFM)
10:00am - 11:00am
PRESENTED BY: Dana Hizkiya - Next Generation Management Services
This course will evaluate a community budget in detail and explore the tools needed to understand the financial management of an association. Learn in a workshop style to analyze each line item in an Association's budget.


THE TRUTH ABOUT ASBESTOS - 1 CEU (ELE/OPP)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: The Water Restoration Group
What is asbestos, health effects, where can it be found and the removal process.


HOA FRAUD PREVENTION - 1 CEU (IFM/ELE)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Cesar de la Noval - Executive National Bank
This course involves a careful examination of how to detect, identify and prevent monetary fraud in a community association.


40-YEAR RECERTIFICATION COURSE - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
12:30pm - 1:30pm
PRESENTED BY: m2e Consulting Engineers
The 40-Year Recertification Ordinance was initially enacted in Miami-Dade in the mid-1970’s and requires 40-year-old buildings to be recertified by a qualified engineer or architect for structural and electrical safety, and every 10 years thereafter. This presentation reviews the objective and benefits of the 40-year recertification; Miami-Dade and Broward ordinances; what the process is like; and what it entails, such as inspections, potential repairs, length of the process, and so on.


ARE LEDS THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR MY COMMUNITY - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Anthony Vitucci
This seminar will provide property managers and board members the necessary knowledge to make a sound decision when considering LED lighting for their communities. You will learn how to identify a quality LED Manufacturer, and also how to determine if the supplier of your LEDs has the experience to deliver the right solution for your community.


ARE YOU HURRICANE READY? - 1 CEU (OPP/ELE)
12:45pm - 1:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Leeyen Sieza - Super Restoration
Hurricane seasons can be unpredictable. Although, South Florida hadn’t been impacted by a hurricane in a dozen years, Hurricane Irma changed that. Are you ready for the next storm? Is your Association ready for the next storm? This workshop focuses on contingency planning and what you can do now to prepare, mitigate loss and ensure that your asset is protected.


DIVERSITY TODAY - 1 CEU (HR/ELE)
2:30pm - 3:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael Zawaki - Presentation Dynamics
Lean how to interact with employees and peers. Understand the benefits of diversity, its impact within the organization and the possible legal outcomes that are paramount to all.


"VIDA EN EL MUNDO DE CONDOMINIOS" (SPANISH BOARD CERTIFICATION) - 2 CEU'S (BC)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Dania S. Fernandez, Esq. - Dania S. Fernandez & Associates, P.A.
"Vida en el Mundo de Condominios" is a spanish DBPR approved Board Certification course. The course incorporates Association laws, Board duties and responsibilities, handling a board meeting, insurance requirements, collection tactics, budget, elections and assessments. Throughout the course, all guests will be encouraged to participate in question and answer dialogue.


2019 LEGAL UPDATE – 2 CEUs (LU)
2:30pm - 4:30pm
PRESENTED BY: Michael Bender - Kaye Bender Rembaum
Get updated on the most recent legislative changes and discuss the statutory changes made by Florida Legislature and how they directly affect managers and their communities, such as official records, fining, websites, board meetings, elections, MRTA, amendments, director term limits, electronic vehicles charging stations, delinquent assessment collections, director conflicts of interests, etc.


LIVING WITH ALLIGATORS, SNAKES AND WILD ANIMALS IN FLORIDA. - 1 CEU (ELE)
2:45pm - 3:45pm
PRESENTED BY: Stevens & Goldwyn P.A.
This course will guide you through Living with Alligators, Snakes and Wild Animals in Florida and how to avoid expensive legal exposure.


TENANT BACKGROUND CHECKS – MYTHS & TRUTHS ABOUT BACKGROUND SCREENINGS - 1 CEU (ELE)
2:45pm - 3:45pm
PRESENTED BY: United Screening
Gain an understanding of tenant background checks. Review valuable information about tenant background checks reports, including details concerning credit reports, criminal records, civil records – eviction records, different types of verification, including verification of employment and previous landlord, and will review 3rd party database providers. Get information on the availability of these records, the differences between the available types of criminal and civil records (jurisdictions) and the complexities of obtaining verification.