Monthly Archives: July 2011

A Landlord’s Obligation re: Criminal Activity

As proof that someone is actually reading this blog (I know, I was shocked as well) I have a question to answer! Alex, a student at Auburn, requested that I speak to a landlord’s obligation to provide protection against the criminal acts of third parties. Generally under Alabama law “absent a special relationship or circumstances”Continue Reading

2011 Updates to the Landlord-Tenant Act

The Alabama Residential Landlord and Tenant Act was amended on the last day of the legislative session by a unanimous House vote and a near unanimous Senate Vote. The Governor signed the 2011 amendments on June 21, 2011 and they are set to go into effect on August 1, 2011. These amendments are, by andContinue Reading