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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On January 17, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court rescinded the Pennsylvania Rules of Evidence and adopted "restyled rules of evidence" which take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 declines hearing eminent domain case
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2010

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


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


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."


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


Failure to disclose that house was location of murder suicide can be basis for lawsuit
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2011

The Pennsylvania Superior Court recently ruled that a home seller and agent can be sued for failing to disclose a murdersuicide in a house for sale


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?”


Vegas valuation
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • October 8 2011

Real estate valuation occurs in a variety of forums and we often find ourselves playing “away games.”


Credibility lessons from the Tax Court
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2011

The United States Tax Court recently issued an opinion that contains valuable lessons for any forum


Justice Dept. alleges city using eminent domain to limit black residents
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2011

The Justice Department has brought a lawsuit against Joliet, Ill., accusing the city of seeking to “limit or reduce” its number of black residents by seizing a federally subsidized housing development through eminent domain