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2010-09-04 11:12:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Judge Lawrence W. Stirling (ret.) of counsel to Adams Kessler PLC and co-author of the Davis-Stirling Act will be a keynote speaker of an educational program Tuesday, September 7, 2010 hosted by the Orange County chapter of The Community Associations Institute. The topic will be "State of the Industry...Past, Present & Future." Judge Stirling will be speaking on the origin, history and purpose of the Davis-Stirling Act. While serving in the...

2010-08-23 11:12:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- California has over 46,000 homeowner associations housing almost 1/3 of the state's population. The associations are managed by volunteer boards of directors and governed by a body of law called the Davis-Stirling Act. With over 10 million Californian's living in community associations, there was a growing need for easy access to information. Responding to a growing technical society Adams Kessler PLC has created a free mobile phone app where users...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'