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(US) PA Supreme Court attempts to "take" eminent domain apart: ruling restricts water authorities power to condemn but avoids broader constitutional law questions

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2014

In September, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court unanimously decided in Reading Area Water Authority v. Schuylkill River Greenway, that a "water

Pennsylvania Court enforces change of ownership clause

  • McGuireWoods LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 8 2014

On September 29, 2014, a Pennsylvania federal judge ruled on a case of first impression in a dispute over whether an oil and gas land lease was

BC Supreme Court confirms no freestanding government duty to negotiate

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 2 2014

In Sam v. British Columbia, 2014 BCSC 1783, the British Columbia Supreme Court confirmed that the federal and provincial governments (the Crown) are

3rd Cir.: natural gas pipeline company can immediately exercise its powers of eminent domain to replace deteriorating pipeline

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 1 2014

On September 26, 2014, a divided panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit reversed the U.S. District Court of the Middle District of

General counsel update September 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration

The post-Tsilhqot’in world: Court rejects first nation’s assertion of Crown obligation to negotiate and settle litigated claims

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 26 2014

In one of the first British Columbia decisions to consider whether new or enhanced obligations flow to the Crown from the Supreme Court of Canada's

B.C. Surface Rights Board reduces rent payable after landowners fail to prove loss

  • Bennett Jones LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 24 2014

In the recent decision of the B.C. Surface Rights Board in Encana Corporation v Perry Burl Piper and Leslie Lancelot Dowd, the Board awarded

Confusion over mining and groundwater impacts in Queensland finally resolved!

  • Clayton Utz
  • -
  • Australia, Canada
  • -
  • September 18 2014

The confusion over the taking of, interfering with and use of groundwater associated with mining activities including the confusion that has arisen

Drilling at depth proposed changes to subterranean rights

  • Dechert LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 11 2014

The Government’s consultation on underground drilling access for the extraction of gas, oil and geothermal energy came to an end on 15 August 2014

Ohio seventh district ruling addresses Ohio Dormant Mineral Act application

  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 8 2014

In Eisenbarth v. Reusser, 7th Dist. Monroe No. 13 MO 10 (Aug. 28, 2014), the Seventh Appellate District of Ohio recently addressed issues concerning