As of June 9, 2017, new rules and regulations for Aquatic Facilities, including Swimming Pools, Spa Pools, and Saunas, went into effect in the District of Columbia for the purpose of updating existing regulations to reflect new industry standards and District regulations. Most significantly, the proposed rulemaking incorporates industry standards that are included in the second edition of the “Model Aquatic Health Code” published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as other industry standards.
Jason S. Ordene
Mr. Ordene, Associate at Whiteford, Taylor & Preston and a member of its community associations practice group, focuses his practice on representing condominium associations, homeowners associations, and cooperative associations, dealing with the full range of issues that frequently confront community associations.
Mr. Ordene, who is admitted to practice in Washington, D.C., Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey, has appeared before numerous state and federal courts where he has litigated a wide variety of matters, including representing creditors in bankruptcy proceedings, insurance defense, and construction litigation. He also has experience in representing material supply clients and contractors in mechanic’s lien and bond actions. Additionally, he has represented and advised financial institutions on a variety of issues, including state and federal statutory compliance. Mr. Ordene has also successfully represented clients in numerous mediations, negotiations, and arbitrations in a variety of forums.
Memberships & Activities
- Member: American Bar Association
- Member: Mayland State Bar Association; Young Lawyers section
- District of Columbia Bar Association