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Mass. Appeals Court Ventures Onto High Wire of Zoning Standing Doctrine, Answers Vexing Question
  • Pierce Atwood LLP
  • USA
  • May 23 2018

It’s about time! Not since the notable 1961 adverse possession case Kershaw v. Zecchini have real estate litigators had an important decision inspired


The Court of Discontent is a Whale of a Problem
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • May 9 2018

A blue whale grows more than thirty pounds a day and doubles in size in its first six months of life. Every developer wants to land the whale of a


Real estate planning and environmental considerations in Australia
  • Dentons
  • Australia, Global
  • May 1 2018

A structured guide to real estate planning, government expropriation and environmental considerations in Australia


Alley Dwellings: The Next Frontier or A Zoning Headache?
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • April 30 2018

As the recent census data show, more people are moving to the District each year and sticking around. While huge cranes dot the skyline in many areas


Why purchasers need to be wary of reliance on planning and development certificates
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • April 18 2018

In a decision that could potentially have wide-reaching implications for purchasers of land, the Queensland Court of Appeal (QCA) has delivered


New York City Set to Take Another Step to Limit New Hotels and Motels
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2018

New York City's City Planning Commission (CPC) is expected to officially propose in the next few weeks an amendment to the City's Zoning Resolution


Office of Zoning, Office of Planning on the Hot Seat
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • March 29 2018

On February 28th, 2018, the DC Council conducted oversight hearings for the DC Office of Zoning (“OZ”) and the DC Office of Planning (“OP”). Oversight


Can You Clear Me Now? Sixth District Upholds Santa Cruz County’s CEQA Categorical Exemption For Project To Install Microcell Transmitters On Utility Poles In Rural Aptos Area
  • Miller Starr Regalia
  • USA
  • March 1 2018

In an opinion filed February 5 and later ordered published on February 27, 2018, the Sixth District Court of Appeal affirmed a judgment denying Aptos


In Protracted Dispute Over Modest Residential Development, Court Orders Lafayette to Place Referendum Petition on Ballot
  • Miller Starr Regalia
  • USA
  • February 28 2018

On February 21, 2018, in Save Lafayette v. City of Lafayette, __ Cal.5th __ (2018) (Case No. A149342), the First District Court of Appeal overturned


CJEU judgment on European Services Directive brings profound changes to Dutch approach to retail zoning
  • CMS
  • Netherlands, European Union
  • February 13 2018

Dutch municipalities will see their workload greatly increased after a January 30 Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) judgment on joined cases C-36015