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Senior Communities Opening Up to Legalized Marijuana

Gray Area of the Law

November 21, 2022 — Senior Housing News recently offered some insights into how senior living communities are addressing the desire or and benefits to some residents from using marijuana in states where such use has been legalized.

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Despite Court Ruling, Orange County Voters Approve Rent Control

November 09, 2022 — While the residents voted to approve the ordinance, pursuant to the Court’s order, Orange County’s Supervisor of Elections cannot certify these votes.

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Appeals Court Rules Against Orange County’s Proposed Rent Control Ordinance

October 28, 2022 — On October 27, 2022, the Fifth District Court of Appeals decided 2-1 that the proposed rent control ordinance should be enjoined from placement on the November ballot.

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Orange County Rent Stabilization Measure | October Update

October 20, 2022 — Orange County’s "rent stabilization" measure is now officially on the November ballot. Rent stability and affordability are certainly very worthy public policy objectives, but will the measure be effective in achieving more affordable housing.

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Cleaning Up After the Storms

October 05, 2022 — The state of emergency declaration issued for Hurricane Ian, unless extended, is set to expire on November 22, 2022. In the aftermath of storms such as Hurricane Ian, business and property owners are often forced to deal with challenging or confusing issues.

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Hurricane Ian: Take a Hard Look at the Force Majeure Clauses and Your Business Risks

September 28, 2022 — With Hurricane Ian crossing Florida, people are naturally focused on preparations for its arrival and the potential adverse impacts that it will have.

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Weathering an Employer's Duties During the Storm

September 26, 2022 — Employers should be prepared to pivot quickly in the face of mandatory evacuations and potential loss of electricity and property damage and consider potential HR-related legal issues and liability that could arise before, during and after a major storm.

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Orange County Commissioners Approve Rent Stabilization Measure for November Ballot

August 10, 2022 — At its August 9, 2022 meeting, the Orange County Board of County Commissioners narrowly voted 4-3 in favor of placing a Rent Stabilization Ordinance on the November ballot.

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Solar Industry to See Historic Investment from Inflation Reduction Act

August 04, 2022 — The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 could provide billions of dollars in tax credits, funding for research, loans, grants, and other incentives to the solar energy industry.

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