Your association should pay for a consultation with a civil defense attorney to address your particular concerns. Liability for an organization such as yours can vary from state to state, depending on your statutes and case law. You also should meet with an independent insurance agent to determine what it would cost your association to become insured for any liability which you may have assumed in this endeavor. Do not delay in seeking counsel.
Mr. Lundeen is licensed to practice law in Florida and Vermont. The response herein is not legal advice and does not create an attorney/client relationship. The response is in the form of legal education and is intended to provide general information about the matter within the question. Oftentimes the question does not include significant and important facts and timelines that, if known, could significantly change the reply and make it unsuitable. Mr. Lundeen strongly advises the questioner to confer with an attorney in your state in order to insure proper advice is received.
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