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On January 17, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court rescinded the Pennsylvania Rules of Evidence and adopted "restyled rules of evidence" which take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


Supreme Court declines hearing eminent domain case
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2010

The United States Supreme Court declined hearing an important eminent domain case


Tax assessment system challenge dismissed
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2011

A Philadelphia judge recently dismissed a challenge by a group of Philadelphia taxpayers challenging the city’s tax assessment practices


Pa court confirms that eminent domain claim cannot be asserted in non-eminent domain suit
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 30 2010

In Borough of Walnutport v Dennis, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania restated Pennsylvania black letter law that any claim for damages caused by an alleged condemnation must be brought pursuant to the procedures of the Eminent Domain Code


Pa court rules that taking for a charter school satisfies "public purpose" requirement
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2011

The Pennsylvania Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas recently upheld a condemnation of property for a "charter school."


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


US House passes eminent domain limitations bill
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2012

The US House of Representatives recently passed the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2012"


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