|Comparison of Claims by HOA - By far the most litigious is the CZ. For this reason, we do not include others after 2012|
Below are snippets of tactics Keystone Pacific uses aiding and abetting HOA boards who run amok
- An updated list of defendants that have been sued on the amended complaint are:
- 1 – Huntington Continental Town Home Association, Inc.
- 2- Rustan Laine (former President)
- 3 – Myra Kuck (former Treasurer)
- 4 – Feldsott and Lee (a law firm)
- 5 – Stanley Feldsott
- 6 – Jacqueline Pagano
- 7 – Tyler Jones
- 8 – Keystone Pacific
- 9 – Cary Treff
- 10 – Erica Griffith
- 11 – Renee Barger
- 12 – Brittany Bennett
- 13 – Cane Walker Harkins (a law firm)
- 14 – James Harkins
- 15 – Arturo Chayra (dismissed as to some counts)
- 16 – Richard Sheldon Bar (dismissed as to some counts)
- 17 – Diann Robertson (dismissed as to some counts)
Shareholder Derivative Actions – Your Secret Weapon!
- Association continued it’s bad acts after trial. Long story.
- Owner sued in Small Claims for specific performance. Could not be granted.
- Association had filed new lien and attempted to sue in Small Claims.
- Association (improperly) dismissed first Small Claims suit, and filed a second.
- Association sued again in Small Claims and convinced Judge to give Association $5,000 judgment!
- Owner filed motion to vacate based on correct law. Stubborn Judge refused.
- Owner filed a writ petition. Writ Judge denied, said remedy in Small Claims Appeal.
- Owner appealed to Small Claims Appellate Division.
- Small Claims appeal trial got delayed and delayed…. (good luck)
- Owner filed Unlimited Civil complaint against Association and it’s bad actors.
- Owner notified new Judge he filed the Unlimited Case. Judge said to file motion for consolidation.
- Association’s attorney ‘Pinocchio’ danced on the tables playing his flute, his nose grew like a garden hose!
- Judge did not buy his twisted BS story and ordered a consolidation of case.
- This may have been same attorney ‘advised’ to file a Small Claims Action ‘after’ filing a lien! Civil Code prohibits this!
- (real estate lien is a limited civil issue – civil code gives two options, sue in Small Claims or file lien – not both – read history of law!)
- 2/9/15 – Judge says ‘legal issues’ – Judge consolidates…. another $15,000 of Association’s legal fees out the window!!!
- We believe Pinocchio has been paid. Another attorney who pocketed the Association’s dwindling money!
- Now on to Unlimited Civil against this malicious group.
- When a motion was filed to consolidate the Association’s lawsuit against me in small claims – the Association dismissed their lawsuit against me!! Another waste of $25,000 paid to an HOA attorney.
Coto de Caza, CA - Just yesterday, we wrote about how the Coto de Caza HOA, The CZ Master Association manages dangerous curves in the community and today Coto de Caza Peter Panian Drivers trying to support our argument struck again! But wait. there is more, Lazy or Tight Fist Golfers almost cause an accident in the same place. This could not have happened, even if I had staged it.
Coto de Caza's HOA not under jurisdiction of state and or federal law: honorable John Flynn III
Coto de Caza, CA – The verdict is in, in the Small Claims Court trial 30-2012-00570806-SC-SC-HLH, held July 23, 2012, against the Coto de Caza Homeowners Association, otherwise known as CZ Master Association. In the case, it was alleged that the association not only failed to comply with Civil Code § 1365 but that it continues to claim it is beyond local, state and federal jurisdiction, The Honorable John L. Flynn III ruled that the HOA board of directors indeed is not under the jurisdiction of state and federal law. Sort of
Coto de Caza Free Speech on Trial – Honorable John L. Flynn III presidingCoto de Caza, CA – while most pundits speculated over what the Supreme Court would do about the individual mandate included in the ObamaCare legislation, most also warned not to read too much into the Justices’ line of questioning. Most of the pundits were right on the latter, wrong on the fate of the individual mandate.
Robert Varo steps down from Coto de Caza's CZ Master Association, so what?
Posted by CotoBlogzz Coto de Caza, CA - Coto de Caza's CZ Master Association board of directors reports that Robert Varo will n...Monday, February 03, 2014
4Q2013 Traffic Accident Report - Coto de Caza Rate Continues at all time high, Ladera Ranch inches up
Coto de Caza, CA - The California Highway Patrol (CHP) traffic accident report for the fourth quarter of 2013 ending December 30, 2013 (4Q2013) shows the traffic accident rate in Coto de Caza is at an all time high at rates comparable to the ones when the CZ Master Association board of directors fired the CHP with fatal consequences in December 2005 and March of 2006.
Coto de Caza’s website gets a Failing grade from Qualys for its security protocols
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA – Qualys, a pioneer and leading provider of cloud security and compliance solutions announced yesterday that its newly released tool can detect the OpenSSL HeartBleed vulnerability announced Monday, April 7, 2014
Using the Qualys tool, the CZ Master Association’s website gets a grade of F. So does its security company’s, Universal Protection (UPS) website
Coto de Caza and Ladera Ranch 1Q2011 Public Safety Review
Coto de Caza, CA –By its own words and actions, it is fair to argue that Coto de Caza’s local governance is not only apathetic when it comes to public safety, but its own actions actually result increase the risk to residents. Worse, seems like adults in Coto de Caza have similar views as the local governance.
Coto de Caza's Traffic Incident Rate at Critical Danger Levels
Coto de Caza, CA - While the Coto de Caza's total population has been shrinking for the last ten years, including placement of 17 property liens for the month of January 2011 out of roughly 3500 homes, the policies pursued by the CZ Master association board of directors, the local governance, have consistently increased traffic with a reduction in CHP patrol hours, with predictable results. Consider that for close to a decade, we have consistently shown conclusive evidence that there is a direct correlation between the extent of the CHP traffic enforcement efforts and the number of traffic accidents in the community.
Coto Continues on Dangerous Course of Traffic Incidents
While Incident Rate Lower, Still at Critical Levels
Coto de Caza, CA - The good news for Coto de Caza residents is that the quarter-to-quarter accident rate for the quarter ending March 31, 2011 is significantly down from the previous quarter. The bad news is that it is still at the same levels as when the community experienced its two traffic fatalities within a three month period between December 2005 and March 2006
Coto de Caza Fires the CHP - Again!
Coto de Caza, CA - The CotoBuzz Journal has documented the one-sided hate-hate relationship between the CZ Master Association board of directors and law enforcement agencies in general, and the California Highway Patrol (CHP) specifically (CHP). In an open board meeting for example, a board member called the Orange County Sheriff's Department (OCSD) extortionists! Despite the public abuse the CHP has received from the Coto de Caza board of directors ever since the board was coerced into bringing the CHP back for pro-active traffic patrol, figures indicate that the CHP has been doing its job: - The Chart below was published Sept. 30, 2006.
Rhianna Six Month’s Anniversary Mr. Manian’s Three Month’s Anniversary
It has been six months since Rhianna Woolsey died (December 7, 2005) in the first traffic fatality in Coto de Caza in the last ten years. Sadly, this week also marks the Three Month Anniversary of Mr. Morteza Manian’s death, as he was struck by a...
Bicycle Safety Within Coto de Caza
During the June 8, 2006 Coto de Caza board meeting Yo Orduno described a public safety situation in the Summerfield district including a warning about an increase of rush hour cyclists in and around Vista Del Verde, some even riding pairwise making the...
Coto de Caza - New Election Laws - Call for Candidates
Dear CZ Board Members:
In July, 2006 the new state law governing HOA elections will take effect. That means that shortly thereafter, the Board should send out information concerning the mechanisms the Board intends to implement in 2007 to comply with...
First 2006-2007 Coto de Caza Board of Directors Meeting, Standing Room Only! …and Coto de Caza’s Tar Baby
The first 2006-2007 Coto de Caza Board of Directors Meeting, can best be described as standing-room only, with the local media well represented. A political junkie would have felt right at home, as you could sense the excitement, the energy and the..
COTOBUZZ RELEASES CRIME & VANDALISM MANAGEMENT TOOL
In its continued commitment to public safety, on June 1, 2006, CotoBuzz unveiled a Crime and Vandalism Management tool (see below for first installment), containing key metrics and a side-by-side comparison between Coto de Caza and Ladera Ranch....
COTO DE CAZA- SecurityAreNotUs
In today's Canyon Life, there was an article about Lyle Schlieder's leaving the BOD. Lyle was quoted as follows: "There are no patrols anymore. I am not sure if what we are dealing with is just a pretty face at the gate that we pay a lot of money for." So...
BREAKING NEWS: COTO IS SAFER THAN OTHER COMMUNITIES:
BREAKING NEWS: COTO IS SAFER THAN OTHER COMMUNITIES:
The April 21 issue of the CanyonLife reports that “Fred Lisanti of Pacific Oak Security, security consultants to the ( Coto de Caza) board, presented a report indicating the official crime..
CotoBuzz March 2006 Newsletter
First Traffic Accident Lawsuit Filed: Coto de Caza Public Safety Bandwagon is filling up Fast- Hop In!: . We just received the February 2006 CHP report – as previously reported in the Coto discussion forum, we had our first traffic accident in...
Lawless, Clueless Coto de Caza
Last night, December 12, 2006, the CZ homeowner’s association board of directors held their regularly scheduled open session meeting. Present were representatives from the LA Times and Freedom Communications.
Lawless, Values-less, Spiritual-less Coto de Caza
When we first moved to Coto de Caza over 12 years ago, we really thought there was No Place Like Coto. Shortly thereafter CNN/Money discovered Coto as well and included it in their list of One of the Best Places to Live/Best Places to Retire
So the number of people that lived in associations and complained about them is 69/75 = 92%. This is in stark contrast to Community Association Institute's (CAI) claim that 95% of the people living in associations love them
"?If the board members only used their heads and had no personal agendas to take care of first, they could see where they are going is wrong,? says the 72-year-old security consultant, who splits his time between working in Nevada and his daughter?s home...
Orange County supervisor John Moorlach has been described by local media columnists as the only politician solid enough to have accumulated sufficient political capital to take on the powerful Association of Orange County Deputy Sheriffs. A few weeks...
According to the September 28, 2007 issue of the CanyonLife, Jerry Mezger?s departure from the CZ Master Association board of directors is attributed to ??recent growth of his company and its increased demands on his time?.
An example of what happens when volunteers do so for the wrong reasons??As reported by KING 5 News reporter Jane McCarthy on Wednesday, September 26, 2007 a battle over CC&R enforcement and decision making by volunteers created
Arguably, outsourcing can be a manager?s best friend, or worst enemy. It is fair to say that most people get paychecks prepared not by the employer, but by companies such as ADP. Of course, we also know about the call centers in India.