Can a Board of Directors refuse to distribute financial information and minutes of their meetings to homeowners?

Asked over 1 year ago - Greensboro, NC

Our Board says if you want you can come to a meeting but they won't plubish minutes for the homeowners. If someone presses they will print copies for a fee

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  1. Bryant Keith Martin

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    Answered . In most states, the directors have a fiduciary duty (the highest) to the shareholders, or in this case the owners. The owners are entitled to review the finamcial statements and the Minutes. Generally, you can hire a lawyer and sue to receve that information. In most states, the court will award you your attorneys fees if the directors were acting in bad faith.

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  2. Michael Charles Doland

    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Your rights are almost certainly set forth in the CC&Rs of your Condo Association.

    The above is general legal and business analysis. It is not "legal advice" but analysis, and different lawyers may... more

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