Sep 21, 2018

Court Addresses Dispute Over Display of American Flag

American flag on Condo

Condominium by-laws, declarations and rules and regulations govern many details of residential apartment living and unit owners are obligated to comply with them even if they feel that they impinge upon their rights.  This point is illustrated by a recent lawsuit involving the display of an American flag. A unit owner had installed a relatively small flagpole on the wall outside of his unit in order to fly a 2.5′ by 4.5′ American flag over an interior courtyard.  The condominium’s board sought to enjoin the activity, claiming that the unit owner violated the condominium’s declaration, by-laws and rules and regulations… Read more