Instructor: George Lawrence
SBAOR Member Cost: $59
Non-Member Cost: $89
Time: 10:00am-1:00pm
Location: SBAOR Hall
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PMC 8: All Creatures, Great and Small - Rules About Assistance Animals
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Help your clients understand the laws regarding assistance animals, whether they are owners, tenants, buyers or sellers of Common Interest Developments (CIDs).

In this three (3) hour course you'll gain a working knowledge of the federal and state fair housing and other anti-discrimination laws regarding assistance animals, and the rights and obligations of home owner associations and the individual unit owners, and landlords and their tenants.

How you benefit from taking this course:

Recognize the difference between "service animals" and "emotional support or comfort animals

Understand the rights, restrictions and obligations of landlords and tenants, and homeowner associations and unit owners regarding assistance animals and pets

Describe the characteristics of emotional support animals

Understand and explain the laws that apply to assistance animals under housing rights

This course covers:

The definition of service animals

The definition of emotional support animals (ESAs)

Reasonable accommodations requirement

Species of animals who serve as ESAs

Multiple laws covering service animals

Tenants' guests with assistance animals

Fair Housing Act and California court decisions

Homeowners' associations and landlord rules

Homeowners' associations limitation regarding pets

Tenants' Rights and Restrictions

Landlord Rights

Security Deposits

Dangerous of vicious animals

Insurance guidelines