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Legal issues for those running UK construction businesses - (Planning, Health and Safety, Regulatory, House Building and...

by Dentons on

Welcome to our round-up of legal issues relevant to UK construction businesses. The summaries below contain updates and links to recent articles from colleagues specialising in planning, health and safety, regulatory or...more

WA Supreme Court Narrows Executive Session Real Estate Deliberations

by Perkins Coie on

The Washington Supreme Court significantly narrowed the ability of public agencies to discuss real estate deliberations in executive session. In a ruling on June 8, 2017, the court held that the Open Public Meetings Act...more

North Carolina Public Records Law 101 - A primer for economic development professionals

by Nexsen Pruet, PLLC on

At the North Carolina Economic Development Association 2016 Annual Conference, I participated on a panel discussion and presentation regarding public records law requirements in North Carolina and how they affect economic...more

FAA Releases Guidelines For Local Regulation Of Drones

by Tucker Arensberg, P.C. on

In the past few years unmanned aircraft systems, commonly known as drones, have grown in popularity and availability. With the proliferation of drones comes some difficult privacy and public safety questions for school...more

You Can Check Out Any Time You Like… But Your Information Might Never Leave

by Seyfarth Shaw LLP on

When you check into a hotel, do you assume that the clerk asks for your license plate number to avoid accidentally towing your car? Or that guest services wants to know how many people are in your group to make sure that...more

Protective Order Issued in Suit to Stop EPA from Releasing Farmers’ Information

by Varnum LLP on

A federal district court in Minnesota recently issued a protective order prohibiting the EPA from releasing information about animal feeding operations—including farmers' names, home addresses, telephone numbers and email...more

Drones, Googleplexes and Hyperloops

I don’t know if it’s just me, or if there has been a lot of news lately along the fringes of technology and construction... ...more

Regulatory Implications of New Products and Services in the Australian Electricity Market

by K&L Gates LLP on

The Energy Market Reform Working Group (Working Group) in Australia released a consultation paper at the end of 2014 regarding the regulatory implications of new products and services in the national electricity market. New...more

Drone on Drones: Drone Zones

by Best Best & Krieger LLP on

The policy debate over domestic use of drones is ongoing, and legal issues surrounding privacy are still being worked out. As 2015 begins, however, it seems appropriate to look forward to where drones may be going in the near...more

May State and Local Governments Control Low-Flying Drones?

by Morrison & Foerster LLP on

Most of the attention paid to drones has focused on issues of aviation and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authority. Yet much of the impact of low-flying drones will fall, not on the national air transportation system,...more

New Jersey Supreme Court Recognizes Broad Common Interest Privilege

by King & Spalding on

On July 21, 2014, the New Jersey Supreme Court issued its opinion in O'Boyle v. Borough of Longport, 94 A.3d 299 (N.J. 2014), adopting a broad application of the common interest doctrine for communications covered by both the...more

Untamed Skies: Domestic Drones Remain Unregulated

by Best Best & Krieger LLP on

What once was a technology confined almost exclusively to military use has now made its way into the hands of businesses, domestic agencies and private hobbyists. Small, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (or UAVs), more commonly known...more

Legal Update: Government Precondemnation Entry and Inspection – A Review of Property Reserve, Inc. v. Superior Court (2014)

by Miller Starr Regalia on

There are four ways the government can enter onto private property: - It has permission of the property owner. - In an emergency (Tenth Amendment/police power). - It has a search warrant, based on...more

Warrantless Inspections are Not Warranted under the Freshwater Wetlands Protection Act

by Cole Schotz on

The New Jersey Supreme Court recently held that the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) may not conduct a warrantless administrative inspection of a residential property subject to a Freshwater Wetlands...more

Nelson v. City of Rochester

Motion For Leave To File And Brief Of Amici Curiae CATO Institute, Reason Foundation, Minnesota Free Market Institute, And...

by Cato Institute on

A person’s home is his castle and thus affords certain protections and immunities — including the right to exclude unwanted visitors — that apply whether you own or rent. Unfortunately, ordinances authorizing general...more

IPC Confirms Building Plans Do Not Contain Personal Information

by Dentons on

In a recently released access to information decision under Ontario’s Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (“MFIPPA”), an adjudicator for the office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of...more

Fix Wilson Yard, Inc. v. City of Chicago

The Wilson Yard Defendants' Brief in Response to the Anonymous Speakers' Renewed Motion to Quash Defendants' Subpoena

Fix Wilson Yard v. City of Chicago EFF has asked an Illinois Circuit Court judge to quash subpoenas aimed at outing opponents of a controversial city project. In December, local residents filed a lawsuit in state court...more

Fix Wilson Yard v. City of Chicago

Defendants' Memorandum in Support of Their Section 2-619.1 Motion To Dismiss...

EFF has asked an Illinois Circuit Court judge to quash subpoenas aimed at outing opponents of a controversial city project. In December, local residents filed a lawsuit in state court against the city of Chicago and local...more

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