Court Cases on Developer Drafted CC&Rs and Binding Arbitration

California has a growing body of law where courts have refused to enforce provisions in developer-drafted CC&Rs that deny homeowners and homeowners associations the right to have their disputes with […]

Reaching the Pinnacle: California Supreme Court Rules That CC&R Arbitration Provisions Are Enforceable Against HOAs

Published in the ECHO Journal, November 2012 This is the first in a two-part series on the Pinnacle case. In this first part, attorney Matt J. Malone describes the nature […]

Binding Arbitration vs. Jury Trial after Pinnacle

Published in the ECHO Journal, December 2012 Is there a Clear Preference for Community Association Construction Cases? This is the second article in a two-part series on the Pinnacle case. […]