Douglas Praw

Douglas Praw

Goodwin Procter LLP

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New Concepts in Clean Technology

The term “clean technology” can be used to describe a wide range of infrastructural development, such as clean energy, advanced transportation, manufacturing water technology, sustainable materials and waste recycling....more

7/16/2014 - Clean Energy Clean Tech Green Jobs Infrastructure Sustainability

Updated Plan on LACMA Building Structure

Famed Swiss architect Peter Zumthor wasted little time in adapting his original plans for the redesign of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) to address the concerns of critics. After scientists from the Page Museum...more

7/11/2014 - La Brea Tar Pits LACMA Scientific Research

Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium Goes Green

With ribbon-cutting ceremonies scheduled for July 17th, Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium is rapidly approaching its grand unveiling. More than two years in the making, the 1.85 million square foot stadium will be the new home of...more

7/2/2014 - Football Green Buildings Sustainable Projects

New Measures Under California’s Uniform Limited Liability Company Act May Complicate Contracts For Real Estate Companies

On January 1, 2014, The California Revised Uniform Limited Liability Company Act (popularly known as RULLCA; Cal. Corp. Code §§17701.01-17713.13) went into effect. RULLCA, a modified version of the Revised Uniform Limited...more

2/19/2014 - Limited Liability Companies Operating Agreements Real Estate Market

REsource - Winter 2013/2014

In This Issue: Bringing Non-U.S. Capital Into (and Back Out of) U.S. Real Estate; A Wider Play of Shale: A Hydraulic Fracturing Primer; California Clears Way for Pollution Clean-Up with AB 440; and Which Way is the...more

1/13/2014 - Contaminated Properties Foreign Investment Fracking Natural Gas Oil & Gas Pollution Control Real Estate Market REIT

New York’s New Housing Marketplace Plan

Launched in 2003, by the Bloomberg administration, the New Housing Marketplace Plan set a goal for the creation and preservation of 165,000 units of affordable housing by 2014. According to a new report, through 2013, the...more

1/6/2014 - Housing Market LEED Rules Urban Planning & Development

Hollywood Community Plan rejected

On December 11, Judge Goodman issued a 41-page ruling claiming the zoning blueprints for the Hollywood Community Plan are "fatally flawed" and should be repealed. Causing a serious setback to the City’s development and growth...more

12/16/2013 - Urban Planning & Development

Judge Kenny Rejects Bond Sale to Fund California’s High-Speed Rail Line

Sacramento County Superior Court Judge Michael Kenny overruled a request from the California High-Speed Rail Authority to sell $8 billion of the $10 billion in bonds approved by voters in 2008....more

11/27/2013 - Bonds High-Speed Rail Jerry Brown Permits

AB 440: What does it all mean?

Earlier this month, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law AB 440 (Gatto), a bill authorizing local agencies to exercise the Polanco environmental remediation powers previously enjoyed by redevelopment agencies (RDAs) prior to...more

10/25/2013 - Contaminated Properties Environmental Policies Redevelopment Remediation

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