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Timeshare “Investment” (cont’d) (How to know if you’re being ripped off)

    Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: In our previous blog, we discussed the concept of annual dues for maintenance as ‘trust’ funds. However characterized, these funds must be handled by the responsible party as a fiduciary. The concept of a “fiduciary” simply means that

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The Modus Operandi of a Timeshare Developer

  Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: There exists a special forensic unit of the Federal Bureau of Investigation the task of which is to create criminal ‘profiles’ of wanted suspects. The idea is that by understanding the way that he operates, you can better predict

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Timeshare “Investment” (How to know if you’re being ripped off)

Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: We’ve blogged extensively about the fundamental legal structure of a timeshare: It’s a condominium. A condo allocates outright title to the owner of any given unit with respect to the confines within its walls, and ‘undivided’ ownership in each as

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Timeshare Points

   Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: The concept of a timeshare ‘point’ is an interesting one. If you’ve read any of these blogs, you know by now that the ‘points’ system was created in order to circumvent certain innate restrictions on timeshare sales created by

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Timeshares: The Bottom Feeders of the Hospitality Industry

Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: When timeshares originated, the legal structure defining one’s interest in the resort was to first create a standard condominium. This entails ownership of the inner walls of a given unit and their interior confines. The owner thereof then shares an

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Timeshare Annual Dues Abuses

  Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: An evaluation of the ‘accounting’ rendered by a large timeshare developer leads to interesting inferences. The developer purports to document annual dues in excess of twenty million dollars ($20,000,000) for one, 576 unit resort. Of course, this number defies

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Timeshare Nightmares (cont’d)

  Blog Post Provided by Aaronson Law Group: Timeshare Nightmares (cont’d) Brad was an ad man working on Madison Avenue. He and Liz, a literary agent, shared an upscale East Side apartment. Liz had just taken up there, and was still oogle-eyed over her new man. Autumn

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Timeshare Scammers

  Blog Post Provided By Aaronson Law Group: Tell me if this sounds like your timeshare sales pitch: “You’re making an investment in your future. And not just your qualify of life, but financially as well. The units continue to appreciate in value, year after year. You’re

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Timeshare Traps

Aaronson Law Group – A firm focusing on timeshare relief Diamond Resorts International, Inc., is an incredibly profitable company. They are also publicly traded, so that one can gain a certain amount of insight into how they operate. And they appear willing to stop at nothing to

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The necessity of hiring a licensed attorney for timeshare cancellation

At the risk of dating myself, I have practiced general contract law and litigation for over 25 years, with an emphasis in recent years on contract law as it applies to timeshares. There exists stringent requirements for licensure as an attorney admitted to practice before the bar,

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