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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


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


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


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On January 17, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court rescinded the Pennsylvania Rules of Evidence and adopted "restyled rules of evidence" which take


Justices appear skeptical of takings claim
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral argument a property owner's claim that the denial of a permit to develop his land constituted an


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


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


Conservative group criticizes Trump on eminent domain opinion
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2011

The politically conservative group Club for Growth attacked Donald Trump, who is apparently considering a bid for the Republican presidential nomination, for alleged abuse of the power of eminent domain


Supreme Court asked to address pretextual condemnation
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2011

The U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to decide “what category of takings are subject to heightened judicial scrutiny, and when is the risk of undetected favoritism so acute that an exercise of eminent domain can be presumed invalid?”


PA court confirms County must pay compensation of Board of View
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2012

The Commonwealth Court of PA recently ruled that the County and not the parties must pay the compensation of a Board of View in an eminent domain case