You May Not Have a Home, But You Can’t Stay Here: Dealing with Homeless Trespassers Without Incurring Liability

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Start Date: 05/14/2019
Start Time: 8:00 a.m.


David Shimkin and Brett Taylor will be discussing the methods, pitfalls and benefits of preventing the homeless from gathering at properties at for the Building Owners and Managers Association of Greater Los Angeles. The unwanted presence of the homeless is an issue that many building sites and shopping centers struggle to deal with. David and Brett will discuss some strategies to prevent the homeless form impacting your bottom line, and without exposing you to increased liability. In addition, they will cover: 

  • How to enlist the help of law enforcement;
  • How to deter the homeless from setting up camp on your properties; and
  • How to train your staff and tenants to deal with the homeless.


David A. Shimkin


(213) 892-7988

Brett Nicole Taylor


(213) 892-7925

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