Condo column: Can board members be sued and how can an association remove a director?
Actually, board members of a condominium (or homeowners) association can be sued personally, but only within specific parameters. Even though board members have a fair amount of protection under the law, it is actually a fairly common occurrence in Florida for board members to be brought into lawsuits as direct defendants. While those types of lawsuits are not generally successful, one thing to keep in mind is that even if a board member is sued personally, the association should have insurance for those claims. Read More