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Pennsylvania adopts "restyled rules of evidence"
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2013

On January 17, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court rescinded the Pennsylvania Rules of Evidence and adopted "restyled rules of evidence" which take


Supreme Court to decide whether to hear eminent domain case
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2010

On January 15, 2010 the United States Supreme Court will consider "in conference" whether to hear an important eminent domain case


Supreme Court restates that temporary interference with property may cause taking
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2012

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court released its unanimous opinion in Arkansas Game and Fish Commission v. United States


PA court rules that "ongoing subdivision concerns" should not be considered in valuing individual subdivision lots
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2012

In Greth Development v. Berks County Board of Assessment Appeals, the Berks County trial court considered whether the tax assessment of individual lots of a residential subdivision should take into account “ongoing subdivision concerns, including cash flow, absorption rate of lot sales, and ongoing expenses.”


Supreme Court considers temporary takings case
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2012

The US Supreme Court recently heard oral argument regarding a condemnation case which could have significant impacts


Court finds construction of sewage lagoons did not cause de facto taking
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2012

A Berks County trial court recently rejected the claim of property owners that the construction of sewage lagoons adjacent to their homes caused a “de facto” taking of their properties


21 names nominated for Philadelphia Board of Property Assessment Appeals
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2010

A nominating panel submitted 21 names to Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter as candidates for the Board of Property Assessment Appeals


Tax Court eliminates draft reports from discovery
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 25 2012

One important issue for litigation experts to always consider is whether their draft reports can be obtained by another party via discovery


Adverse possession owner may challenge taking
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2012

PA’s Commonwealth Court recently ruled that a party alleging adverse possession over condemned property may intervene and challenge a taking


PA court affirms requirement of condemnation filing within 1 year of authorization
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2011

The Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania recently addressed the requirement that a condemnor must initiate the condemnation action within one year of the action authorizing the condemnation