Eminent Domain. Legal news and articles for May 21 - 31, 2017

Charlestown hires eminent domain attorney for Pleasant Ridge caseNicholson Revell helps us understand eminent domainThe American experience with eminent domain – and its possible lessons for others“Big data” and takings compensation in Taiwan - The Washington PostCollier to Appeal CVS Eminent Domain Case - Naples HeraldEminent domain reform protects farmersAgawam city councilman seeks legal opinion on seizing property by eminent domainWhy full compensation for property owners might lead to more unlawful takingsNew law prohibits eminent domain for industrial parksEminent domain a political battle as pipeline construction surges ...The Korean origins of “Eminent Domain: A Comparative Perspective”The Korean origins of “Eminent Domain: A Comparative Perspective”Bay City proceeds with eminent domain on Meixner propertyBay City proceeds with eminent domain on Meixner propertyNevada legislative bill to change water law stalls

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College delivers letters to Glendale property owners seeking their interest in selling
Los Angeles TimesMay 10, 2017

“In order to make sure that the college follows all legal requirements, of state and federal laws to purchase property, we have engaged the eminent domain law group with expertise in that area to guide us through the process so we do it appropriately ...more »

Falmouth EDIC Members Quash Eminent Domain Idea
CapeNews.netMay 13, 2017

During the March meeting, Mr. Galasso said the EDIC might consider taking the land by eminent domain because the property would be vital to the future economic development of Main Street. The board later agreed to invite attorney Laura M. Moynihan to ...more »

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Charlestown hires eminent domain attorney for Pleasant Ridge case
The Courier-JournalMay 31, 2017

Charlestown officials have hired a "top rated eminent domain attorney" to represent them in the ongoing lawsuit against residents of Pleasant Ridge.more »

Nicholson Revell helps us understand eminent domain
WJBF-TVMay 26, 2017

Sam G. Nicholson has been practicing law in Augusta for over 35 years. He has built his reputation as an attorney who strives to achieve the best results for all clients through dedication, hard work and by providing prompt attention to his client's ...more »

The American experience with eminent domain – and its possible lessons for others
Washington PostMay 26, 2017

In the aftermath, many states enacted eminent domain reform laws limiting takings, and several state supreme courts ruled that economic development takings violate their state constitutions. Although a win for the broad view, Kelo ended up destroying ...more »

“Big data” and takings compensation in Taiwan - The Washington Post
Washington PostMay 24, 2017

Some lessons from the use of eminent domain in Taiwan.more »

Collier to Appeal CVS Eminent Domain Case - Naples Herald
Naples HeraldMay 24, 2017

“naples Collier County Commissioners voted to pursue an appeal against a property owner they say is “double dipping” off an eminent domain case. In October ...more »

Eminent domain reform protects farmers
Knoxville News SentinelMay 23, 2017

Eminent domain laws have now been amended to take industrial parks out of the statute for “public use.” In addition, engineering fees, surveying fees and possibly legal fees are awarded to land owners who contest the taking. The bill was sponsored by ...more »

Agawam city councilman seeks legal opinion on seizing property by eminent domain
MassLive.comMay 23, 2017

AGAWAM -- City Councilman George Bitzas is seeking clarification from the city's law department regarding Agawam's authority to seize property by eminent domain, or the right of a government to take private property for public use. A Main Street parcel ...more »

Why full compensation for property owners might lead to more unlawful takings
Washington PostMay 23, 2017

This would guarantee that parliaments pass taking laws on the state or federal level, where the influence of local interest groups, which often lead to problematic projects, is comparatively small. Such safeguards can help courts to sort out the taking ...more »

New law prohibits eminent domain for industrial parks
The Standard BannerMay 23, 2017

The new law provides for three points of protection for land owners in Tennessee, Seal said. It deletes the “industrial parks” exception for takings under 29-17-102 (E), eliminating the provision under which cities and counties can condemn private ...more »

Eminent domain a political battle as pipeline construction surges ...
Sacramento BeeMay 22, 2017

Trump's support for new oil and gas pipelines is clashing with the land rights of rural property owners, who oppose the use of eminent domain.more »

The Korean origins of “Eminent Domain: A Comparative Perspective”
Washington PostMay 22, 2017

The chapters in our new book, Eminent Domain: A Comparative Perspective are based on papers that were originally presented at an international conference on eminent domain entitled “Shifting the Paradigm for Sustainable Development: Eminent Domain and ...more »

The Korean origins of “Eminent Domain: A Comparative Perspective”
Washington PostMay 22, 2017

The chapters in our new book, Eminent Domain: A Comparative Perspective are based on papers that were originally presented at an international conference on eminent domain entitled “Shifting the Paradigm for Sustainable Development: Eminent Domain and ...more »

Bay City proceeds with eminent domain on Meixner property
River TownsMay 22, 2017

The adverse possession law, which is separate from eminent domain, requires 20 years of exclusive, uninterrupted possession of the land. The village claims this to be true in the case of a dirt loop running near the artesian well. • At the May 11, 2016 ...more »

Bay City proceeds with eminent domain on Meixner property
Pierce County HeraldMay 21, 2017

The adverse possession law, which is separate from eminent domain, requires 20 years of exclusive, uninterrupted possession of the land. The village claims this to be true in the case of a dirt loop running near the artesian well. • At the May 11, 2016 ...more »

Nevada legislative bill to change water law stalls
Sierra SunMay 21, 2017

He said if SNWA and others want the water, "they should use the power of eminent domain but that's a big price tag." More than one speaker suggested the real purpose of the bill is to make it possible for SNWA to pump huge amounts of water out of rural ...more »

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