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Court of Appeals reaffirms Public Utility District authority to condemn state school trust lands
  • Foster Pepper PLLC
  • USA
  • May 10 2013

In 1930, in the first-ever initiative to the people of the State of Washington, the voters authorized Public Utility Districts. At the same time, the


Native American law watch - spring 2014
  • Modrall Sperling
  • USA
  • March 25 2014

On December 30, 2013, working shoulder to shoulder with its client BHP Billiton New Mexico Coal, Inc. and cocounsel, Modrall Sperling complete


City attempting to seize underwater mortgages via eminent domain: constitutional objections, potential investor losses
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • August 16 2013

The City of Richmond, California has commenced the process for taking by eminent domain hundreds of notes secured by mortgages on underwater


General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have


Municipality need not negotiate with mortgage holder before condemning property
  • Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
  • USA
  • August 7 2014

Last year, we told you about a decision from the Appellate Division holding that a condemning authority does not have to engage in bona fide


Does a public entity have immunity for claims based on the failure to upgrade an existing sewer?
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2013

The Supreme Court of Ohio clarified the issue of whether or not a public entity has immunity for claims based on the failure to upgrade an existing


Showdown in the Richmond: the City of Richmond threatens eminent domain on underwater loans
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • September 11 2013

In a contentious 4-3 decision and amid more than 300 community members on both sides of the issue, the City Council for the City of Richmond voted to


California Supreme Court decision eradicates redevelopment agencies
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2011

In a blow to the more than 400 redevelopment agencies in California, the California Supreme Court issued an opinion today upholding the constitutionality of AB1X26, the Dissolution Bill and finding AB1X27, the Pay for Continuation Bill, unconstitutional in the California Redevelopment Agencies v. Matosantos case


Fifth Circuit upholds FCC's Shot Clocktower siting ruling
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2012

Today, the U.S


Bureau of Indian Affairs proposes regulations in light of Patchak
  • Snell & Wilmer LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2013

Last year's decisive (8-1) decision by the United States Supreme Court in Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians v. Patchak, 132 S. Ct