Scott A. Rosenlund is the founding shareholder of Rosenlund Legal, P.C. With over 20 years of experience representing Illinois community associations, Scott has dedicated his legal career to guiding associations through a wide range of sophisticated and day-to-day operational issues. Scott is a frequent speaker at community association industry seminars and trade shows and regularly gives presentations for professional community management firms and other industry professionals regarding community association law.

Scott has served as an instructor for accredited continuing legal education courses relating to community association law and accredited continuing education courses for community managers. Scott has authored numerous articles discussing community association legal issues and has on many occasions been quoted on matters relating to community association law in community association industry publications and major Chicago newspapers.

  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., 1997
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A. (Political Science), 1994
  • Chicago Bar Association (Real Property Law Committee and Condominium Subcommittee)
  • Community Associations Institute (CAI)
  • Association of Condominium, Townhouse and Homeowners Associations (ACTHA)
  • “Best Practices for Associations,” Association of Condominium, Townhouse & Homeowners Associations (ACTHA) Outreach Seminar, Alsip, Illinois, March 29, 2003.
  • “Welcome to the Neighborhood,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 25, 2003.
  • Moderator, “Contracts” Track, ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, September 18, 2004.
  • “Discrimination…Thou Shall Not,” ACTHA Winter Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, February 26, 2005.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Naperville, Illinois, March 23, 2005.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Forest Park, Illinois, July 14, 2005.
  • “The Anatomy of a Building Rehabilitation Project,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, October 8, 2005.
  • “How to Successfully Choose a Management Company,” ACTHA Winter Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, February 25, 2006.
  • “Reasonable Accommodations and Modifications in the Community Association Context,” ACTHA Winter Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, February 25, 2006.
  • “Legal Basics, Part II,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 28, 2006.
  • Moderator, “Ask an Attorney,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 28, 2006.
  • “Condominium and Homeowner Association Developer Turnover: An Association Attorney’s Perspective,” Professional National Title Network, Inc. Continuing Legal Education Course, Arlington Heights, Illinois, July 12, 2007.
  • “Condominium and Homeowner Association Governing Documents: Common Problems and How to Fix Them,” Professional National Title Network, Inc. Continuing Legal Education Course, Schaumburg, Illinois, June 3, 2008.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Schaumburg, Illinois, September 23, 2008.
  • “Enhancing Association Revenue: Legal Considerations,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, November 22, 2008.
  • “Development and Enforcement of Rules and Regulations,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Annual Conference and Trade Show, Rosemont, Illinois, January 17, 2009.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Mundelein, Illinois, May 27, 2009.
  • “Legal Aspects of Commercial Condominium Associations,” Building Owners and Managers Association of Suburban Chicago, Commercial Office Condominium Special Interest Group, Rosemont, Illinois, September 15, 2009.
  • “Self-Managed Associations: Legal Considerations,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 24, 2009.
  • “Hot Topic Legal Issues,” Building Owners and Managers Association of Suburban Chicago, Commercial Office Condominium Special Interest Group, Schaumburg, Illinois, March 4, 2010.
  • “10 Things a Board Must Know,” ACTHA Seminar, Alsip, Illinois, March 6, 2010.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Woodridge, Illinois, March 23, 2010.
  • “The Effect of Communication,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Schaumburg, Illinois, September 24, 2010.
  • “Ask the Experts,” Building Owners and Managers Association of Suburban Chicago, Commercial Office Condominium Special Interest Group, Schaumburg, Illinois, February 8, 2011.
  • “Condominium And Common Interest Community Association Governing Documents: Common Problems and How to Fix Them,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, 2011 Legal Forum, Oak Brook, Illinois, September 16, 2011.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Woodridge, Illinois, September 27, 2011.
  • “Contracts: You Must Dot Your I’s and Cross Your T’s,” ACTHA North Expo, Deerfield, Illinois, October 1, 2011.
  • “Community Association Contracts: Management and Legal Perspectives,” ACTHA Seminar, Alsip, Illinois, January 7, 2012.
  • “The Essentials of Association Management for Volunteer Leaders – Achieving Better Communities,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Roselle, Illinois, February 29, 2012.
  • “Legal Update: Illinois Community Association Statutes and Technology,” Association Management Leadership Forum, Schaumburg, Illinois, April 18, 2012.
  • “Selecting a Management Company,” ACTHA/Village of Oak Park Seminar, Oak Park, Illinois, May 14, 2013.
  • “How to Effectively Use Association Legal Counsel,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, 2013 Legal Forum, Chicago, Illinois, July 19, 2013.
  • “Common and Limited Common Elements,” ACTHA North Expo, Wheeling, Illinois, October 12, 2013.
  • “Panel on Current Condominium Association Issues,” Chicago Bar Association, Condominium Subcommittee, Continuing Legal Education Course, Chicago, Illinois, January 21, 2014.
  • “Hot Topics for Community Associations,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Annual Conference & Exposition, Rosemont, Illinois, February 1, 2014.
  • “Contracts…Beyond the Basics,” Fullett Rosenlund Anderson PC Community Manager Education Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, September 25, 2014.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Prospect Heights, Illinois, October 16, 2014.
  • “Protecting Yourself: Taking the Fear Out of Being Licensed,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Annual Conference & Exposition, Rosemont, Illinois, February 6, 2015.
  • “Setting the Stage for a Cohesive Community: Best Practices for Welcoming New Owners/Renters,” ACTHA Educational Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, April 18, 2015.
  • “The Basics of Community Association Living,” ACTHA Seminar, Richton Park, Illinois, July 25, 2015.
  • “Enlighten! Designations, Licensing and Membership Renewals Explained,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, 2016 Condo-HOA Conference & Expo, Rosemont, Illinois, February 26, 2016.
  • “Contracts: Everything Boards Should Know From Start to Finish,” ACTHA Seminar, Countryside, Illinois, April 5, 2016.
  • “Governing Document Amendments: Advanced Issues for Community Managers,” Fullett Rosenlund Anderson PC Community Manager Education Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, June 23, 2016.
  • “How to be a Compliant Board Member,” ACTHA Seminar, Skokie, Illinois, January 11, 2017.
  • “Discrepancies in the Illinois Condominium Property Act and Common Interest Community Association Act: Addressing the Grey Area of HOA and Condo Law,” Chicago Bar Association, Condominium Subcommittee, Continuing Legal Education Course, Chicago, Illinois, May 16, 2017.
  • “Electronic Communication & Electronic Voting for Illinois Community Associations,” Advocate Property Management Seminar, Naperville, Illinois, February 28, 2018.
  • “Your Community’s Foundation – Understanding Governing Documents,” The Cooperator Expo Chicagoland, Rosemont, Illinois, May 8, 2019.
  • “The Importance of Keeping Your Association’s Corporate Status ‘In Good Standing,’” Association of Condominium, Townhouse & Homeowners Associations (ACTHA) News & Update, April 2003.
  • “Unit Owner Responsibilities: Condominium Life is Not a Pure Democracy” (co-authored with Charles T. VanderVennet), ACTHA News & Update, September 2004.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing condominium late fees) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, March 2005.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing scope of unit owner obligation to furnish association with key to unit) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, April 2005.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing condominium board member’s duty of loyalty to association) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, October 2005.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing extent of condominium association’s authority to impose smoking restrictions) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, November 2006.
  • “Developer Turnover: 10 Issues for Associations to Consider” (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), Condo Lifestyles, July 2007.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing handling disruptive residents), ACTHA News, March 2008.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing limited common element repairs), ACTHA News, June 2008.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing restricting street parking), ACTHA News, September 2008.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing owners who may present a danger to their community), ACTHA News, December 2008/January 2009.
  • “The Illinois General Not For Profit Corporation Act of 1986: Provisions Relevant to Community Associations,” ACTHA News, April 2010.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing association dissolution), ACTHA News, October 2010.
  • “The School Play: Ensuring a Perfect Performance at Annual Meetings,” Common Interest, Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Fall 2011.
  • “Q & A: Conflict of Interest,” The Chicagoland Cooperator, January 2012.
  • “Q & A: Home Improvement Allowed?” The Chicagoland Cooperator, April 2013.
  • “Untranquil Brook Association: Does this Sound Familiar?” ACTHA News, July/August 2013.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing homeowner record requests), ACTHA News, December 2014/January 2015.
  • “Reimbursing Board Members,” ACTHA News, June 2015.
  • “Crime and Punishment: Development and Enforcement of Rules and Regulations,” Common Interest, Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Fall 2015.
  • “Illinois Condominium Property Act Amended to Streamline Association Loan Procedures,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, January 23, 2017, https://www.cai-illinois.org/illinois-condominium-property-act-amended/.
  • “Can We Adopt a Rule? The Scope of Community Association Rulemaking Authority,” ACTHA News, April 2017.
  • “Legal Q & A: When Conflict of Interest Runs Amok” The Chicagoland Cooperator, May 2017.
  • “Question of the Month: Can Minutes be Changed Once Approved?,” ACTHA News, July/August 2017.
  • “Q & A: Paying for Repair Work” The Chicagoland Cooperator, March 2018.
  • “Community Association Contracts: Planning for a Successful Transaction,” Condo Lifestyles, April 2018.

Chicago Tribune

  • “Extend a Greeting to Newest Residents,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen. November 7, 2003.
  • “Know Legal Boundaries Before Asking New Residents Personal Information,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, November 14, 2003.
  • “Keep Meetings Focused and Short,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, July 23, 2004.
  • “Get Details in Writing when Drafting Contracts,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, October 1, 2004.
  • “Protect your Association from Discrimination Suits,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, April 1, 2005.
  • “Income-Generators for Your Association,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, January 16, 2009.
  • “The Challenges of Self-Management,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, January 22, 2010.

Chicago Sun-Times

  • “Boards Need to Exercise Right of First Refusal with Caution,” David Mack, September 17, 2004.
  • “Fair Housing Act Applies for Boards,” David Mack, September 15, 2006.
  • “When Repair Liability is Murky: Limited Common Rehab Often Burden of Individuals,” David Mack, July 6, 2007.
  • “Controversy on Remodeling: Associations Must be Sure about Contract’s Structuring,” David Mack, July 13, 2007.
  • “Don’t Sink the Water Supply: Lawyers Advise Not to Shut Water Off for Owner Behind in Assessments,” David Mack, April 25, 2008.

The Chicagoland Cooperator

  • “The Clubhouse Rules: Renting Out Common Areas,” Mike Odenthal, November 2015.
  • “A Look Forward: Pros Predict What May Move the Needle in Condos/Co-ops/HOAs in 2017,” Mike Odenthal, January 2017.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

Condo Lifestyles

  • “Commonly Asked Community Association Questions,” David Mack, April 2007.
  • “Access Granted…When Do You Go Into a Unit?” David Mack, July 2008.
  • “Making Ends Meet When Money is Tight,” David Mack, January 2009.
  • “Dysfunctional Condo Board Can Happen,” David Mack, April 2009.
  • “New Legislation Slated for Community Associations,” David Mack, July 2009.
  • “Economy Continues to Squeeze Associations,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, July 2009.
  • “Some Background on Screening,” David Mack, April 2010.
  • “Is the Worst Really Over?” David Mack, July 2013.
  • None of Your Business…or is it? An Owner’s Right to Privacy: What’s the Right Amount When You Live in a Condo or HOA?” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, October 2018.

The Cooperator New Jersey

  • “Accessing Units: Balancing Privacy and Expediency,” K. Valada, January 2018.
  • “Drafting Good Rules: Fair, Enforceable and Legal,” Greg Olear, April 2018.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

The Cooperator New York

  • “Accessing Units: Balancing Privacy and Expediency,” K. Valada, January 2018.
  • “Drafting Good Rules: Fair, Enforceable and Legal,” Greg Olear, April 2018.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

The Cooperator South Florida

  • “Board Overreach: When Boards Abuse Their Power,” Greg Olear, December 2017.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

The Cooperator Western Florida

  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

New England Condominium

  • “Accessing Units: Balancing Privacy and Expediency,” K. Valada, January 2018.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

WIND Radio AM-560

  • Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Common Interest Radio (discussing satellite dishes), November 28, 2009.

Scott A. Rosenlund is the founding shareholder of Rosenlund Legal, P.C. With over 20 years of experience representing Illinois community associations, Scott has dedicated his legal career to guiding associations through a wide range of sophisticated and day-to-day operational issues. Scott is a frequent speaker at community association industry seminars and trade shows and regularly gives presentations for professional community management firms and other industry professionals regarding community association law.

Scott has served as an instructor for accredited continuing legal education courses relating to community association law and accredited continuing education courses for community managers. Scott has authored numerous articles discussing community association legal issues and has on many occasions been quoted on matters relating to community association law in community association industry publications and major Chicago newspapers.

  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, J.D., 1997
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A. (Political Science), 1994
  • Chicago Bar Association (Real Property Law Committee and Condominium Subcommittee)
  • Community Associations Institute (CAI)
  • Association of Condominium, Townhouse and Homeowners Associations (ACTHA)
  • “Best Practices for Associations,” Association of Condominium, Townhouse & Homeowners Associations (ACTHA) Outreach Seminar, Alsip, Illinois, March 29, 2003.
  • “Welcome to the Neighborhood,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 25, 2003.
  • Moderator, “Contracts” Track, ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, September 18, 2004.
  • “Discrimination…Thou Shall Not,” ACTHA Winter Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, February 26, 2005.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Naperville, Illinois, March 23, 2005.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Forest Park, Illinois, July 14, 2005.
  • “The Anatomy of a Building Rehabilitation Project,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, October 8, 2005.
  • “How to Successfully Choose a Management Company,” ACTHA Winter Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, February 25, 2006.
  • “Reasonable Accommodations and Modifications in the Community Association Context,” ACTHA Winter Conference and Trade Show, Chicago, Illinois, February 25, 2006.
  • “Legal Basics, Part II,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 28, 2006.
  • Moderator, “Ask an Attorney,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 28, 2006.
  • “Condominium and Homeowner Association Developer Turnover: An Association Attorney’s Perspective,” Professional National Title Network, Inc. Continuing Legal Education Course, Arlington Heights, Illinois, July 12, 2007.
  • “Condominium and Homeowner Association Governing Documents: Common Problems and How to Fix Them,” Professional National Title Network, Inc. Continuing Legal Education Course, Schaumburg, Illinois, June 3, 2008.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Schaumburg, Illinois, September 23, 2008.
  • “Enhancing Association Revenue: Legal Considerations,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, November 22, 2008.
  • “Development and Enforcement of Rules and Regulations,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Annual Conference and Trade Show, Rosemont, Illinois, January 17, 2009.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Mundelein, Illinois, May 27, 2009.
  • “Legal Aspects of Commercial Condominium Associations,” Building Owners and Managers Association of Suburban Chicago, Commercial Office Condominium Special Interest Group, Rosemont, Illinois, September 15, 2009.
  • “Self-Managed Associations: Legal Considerations,” ACTHA Fall Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, October 24, 2009.
  • “Hot Topic Legal Issues,” Building Owners and Managers Association of Suburban Chicago, Commercial Office Condominium Special Interest Group, Schaumburg, Illinois, March 4, 2010.
  • “10 Things a Board Must Know,” ACTHA Seminar, Alsip, Illinois, March 6, 2010.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Woodridge, Illinois, March 23, 2010.
  • “The Effect of Communication,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Schaumburg, Illinois, September 24, 2010.
  • “Ask the Experts,” Building Owners and Managers Association of Suburban Chicago, Commercial Office Condominium Special Interest Group, Schaumburg, Illinois, February 8, 2011.
  • “Condominium And Common Interest Community Association Governing Documents: Common Problems and How to Fix Them,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, 2011 Legal Forum, Oak Brook, Illinois, September 16, 2011.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Woodridge, Illinois, September 27, 2011.
  • “Contracts: You Must Dot Your I’s and Cross Your T’s,” ACTHA North Expo, Deerfield, Illinois, October 1, 2011.
  • “Community Association Contracts: Management and Legal Perspectives,” ACTHA Seminar, Alsip, Illinois, January 7, 2012.
  • “The Essentials of Association Management for Volunteer Leaders – Achieving Better Communities,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Roselle, Illinois, February 29, 2012.
  • “Legal Update: Illinois Community Association Statutes and Technology,” Association Management Leadership Forum, Schaumburg, Illinois, April 18, 2012.
  • “Selecting a Management Company,” ACTHA/Village of Oak Park Seminar, Oak Park, Illinois, May 14, 2013.
  • “How to Effectively Use Association Legal Counsel,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, 2013 Legal Forum, Chicago, Illinois, July 19, 2013.
  • “Common and Limited Common Elements,” ACTHA North Expo, Wheeling, Illinois, October 12, 2013.
  • “Panel on Current Condominium Association Issues,” Chicago Bar Association, Condominium Subcommittee, Continuing Legal Education Course, Chicago, Illinois, January 21, 2014.
  • “Hot Topics for Community Associations,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Annual Conference & Exposition, Rosemont, Illinois, February 1, 2014.
  • “Contracts…Beyond the Basics,” Fullett Rosenlund Anderson PC Community Manager Education Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, September 25, 2014.
  • “Homeowners Forum,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Prospect Heights, Illinois, October 16, 2014.
  • “Protecting Yourself: Taking the Fear Out of Being Licensed,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Annual Conference & Exposition, Rosemont, Illinois, February 6, 2015.
  • “Setting the Stage for a Cohesive Community: Best Practices for Welcoming New Owners/Renters,” ACTHA Educational Conference and Trade Show, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois, April 18, 2015.
  • “The Basics of Community Association Living,” ACTHA Seminar, Richton Park, Illinois, July 25, 2015.
  • “Enlighten! Designations, Licensing and Membership Renewals Explained,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, 2016 Condo-HOA Conference & Expo, Rosemont, Illinois, February 26, 2016.
  • “Contracts: Everything Boards Should Know From Start to Finish,” ACTHA Seminar, Countryside, Illinois, April 5, 2016.
  • “Governing Document Amendments: Advanced Issues for Community Managers,” Fullett Rosenlund Anderson PC Community Manager Education Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, June 23, 2016.
  • “How to be a Compliant Board Member,” ACTHA Seminar, Skokie, Illinois, January 11, 2017.
  • “Discrepancies in the Illinois Condominium Property Act and Common Interest Community Association Act: Addressing the Grey Area of HOA and Condo Law,” Chicago Bar Association, Condominium Subcommittee, Continuing Legal Education Course, Chicago, Illinois, May 16, 2017.
  • “Electronic Communication & Electronic Voting for Illinois Community Associations,” Advocate Property Management Seminar, Naperville, Illinois, February 28, 2018.
  • “Your Community’s Foundation – Understanding Governing Documents,” The Cooperator Expo Chicagoland, Rosemont, Illinois, May 8, 2019.
  • “The Importance of Keeping Your Association’s Corporate Status ‘In Good Standing,’” Association of Condominium, Townhouse & Homeowners Associations (ACTHA) News & Update, April 2003.
  • “Unit Owner Responsibilities: Condominium Life is Not a Pure Democracy” (co-authored with Charles T. VanderVennet), ACTHA News & Update, September 2004.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing condominium late fees) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, March 2005.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing scope of unit owner obligation to furnish association with key to unit) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, April 2005.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing condominium board member’s duty of loyalty to association) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, October 2005.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing extent of condominium association’s authority to impose smoking restrictions) (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), ACTHA News & Update, November 2006.
  • “Developer Turnover: 10 Issues for Associations to Consider” (co-authored with Stuart A. Fullett), Condo Lifestyles, July 2007.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing handling disruptive residents), ACTHA News, March 2008.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing limited common element repairs), ACTHA News, June 2008.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing restricting street parking), ACTHA News, September 2008.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing owners who may present a danger to their community), ACTHA News, December 2008/January 2009.
  • “The Illinois General Not For Profit Corporation Act of 1986: Provisions Relevant to Community Associations,” ACTHA News, April 2010.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing association dissolution), ACTHA News, October 2010.
  • “The School Play: Ensuring a Perfect Performance at Annual Meetings,” Common Interest, Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Fall 2011.
  • “Q & A: Conflict of Interest,” The Chicagoland Cooperator, January 2012.
  • “Q & A: Home Improvement Allowed?” The Chicagoland Cooperator, April 2013.
  • “Untranquil Brook Association: Does this Sound Familiar?” ACTHA News, July/August 2013.
  • “Question of the Month” (discussing homeowner record requests), ACTHA News, December 2014/January 2015.
  • “Reimbursing Board Members,” ACTHA News, June 2015.
  • “Crime and Punishment: Development and Enforcement of Rules and Regulations,” Common Interest, Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Fall 2015.
  • “Illinois Condominium Property Act Amended to Streamline Association Loan Procedures,” Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, January 23, 2017, https://www.cai-illinois.org/illinois-condominium-property-act-amended/.
  • “Can We Adopt a Rule? The Scope of Community Association Rulemaking Authority,” ACTHA News, April 2017.
  • “Legal Q & A: When Conflict of Interest Runs Amok” The Chicagoland Cooperator, May 2017.
  • “Question of the Month: Can Minutes be Changed Once Approved?,” ACTHA News, July/August 2017.
  • “Q & A: Paying for Repair Work” The Chicagoland Cooperator, March 2018.
  • “Community Association Contracts: Planning for a Successful Transaction,” Condo Lifestyles, April 2018.

Chicago Tribune

  • “Extend a Greeting to Newest Residents,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen. November 7, 2003.
  • “Know Legal Boundaries Before Asking New Residents Personal Information,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, November 14, 2003.
  • “Keep Meetings Focused and Short,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, July 23, 2004.
  • “Get Details in Writing when Drafting Contracts,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, October 1, 2004.
  • “Protect your Association from Discrimination Suits,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, April 1, 2005.
  • “Income-Generators for Your Association,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, January 16, 2009.
  • “The Challenges of Self-Management,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, January 22, 2010.

Chicago Sun-Times

  • “Boards Need to Exercise Right of First Refusal with Caution,” David Mack, September 17, 2004.
  • “Fair Housing Act Applies for Boards,” David Mack, September 15, 2006.
  • “When Repair Liability is Murky: Limited Common Rehab Often Burden of Individuals,” David Mack, July 6, 2007.
  • “Controversy on Remodeling: Associations Must be Sure about Contract’s Structuring,” David Mack, July 13, 2007.
  • “Don’t Sink the Water Supply: Lawyers Advise Not to Shut Water Off for Owner Behind in Assessments,” David Mack, April 25, 2008.

The Chicagoland Cooperator

  • “The Clubhouse Rules: Renting Out Common Areas,” Mike Odenthal, November 2015.
  • “A Look Forward: Pros Predict What May Move the Needle in Condos/Co-ops/HOAs in 2017,” Mike Odenthal, January 2017.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

Condo Lifestyles

  • “Commonly Asked Community Association Questions,” David Mack, April 2007.
  • “Access Granted…When Do You Go Into a Unit?” David Mack, July 2008.
  • “Making Ends Meet When Money is Tight,” David Mack, January 2009.
  • “Dysfunctional Condo Board Can Happen,” David Mack, April 2009.
  • “New Legislation Slated for Community Associations,” David Mack, July 2009.
  • “Economy Continues to Squeeze Associations,” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, July 2009.
  • “Some Background on Screening,” David Mack, April 2010.
  • “Is the Worst Really Over?” David Mack, July 2013.
  • None of Your Business…or is it? An Owner’s Right to Privacy: What’s the Right Amount When You Live in a Condo or HOA?” Pamela Dittmer McKuen, October 2018.

The Cooperator New Jersey

  • “Accessing Units: Balancing Privacy and Expediency,” K. Valada, January 2018.
  • “Drafting Good Rules: Fair, Enforceable and Legal,” Greg Olear, April 2018.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

The Cooperator New York

  • “Accessing Units: Balancing Privacy and Expediency,” K. Valada, January 2018.
  • “Drafting Good Rules: Fair, Enforceable and Legal,” Greg Olear, April 2018.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

The Cooperator South Florida

  • “Board Overreach: When Boards Abuse Their Power,” Greg Olear, December 2017.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

The Cooperator Western Florida

  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

New England Condominium

  • “Accessing Units: Balancing Privacy and Expediency,” K. Valada, January 2018.
  • “Participation by Proxy: Handling Proxy Voting in Your Building or HOA,” Mike Odenthal, October 2018.

WIND Radio AM-560

  • Community Associations Institute – Illinois Chapter, Common Interest Radio (discussing satellite dishes), November 28, 2009.