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Dealing with Nuisance Properties: The Tools in Your Code Enforcement Tool Box

by Best Best & Krieger LLP on

A nuisance residential or commercial property creates serious problems for the surrounding community and headaches for the officials who must deal with it. If left unchecked, these blighted properties become a chronic drain...more

Appellate Court Notes

by Pullman & Comley, LLC on

AC37979 - Meadowbrook Center, Inc. v. Buchman - Nursing home sued son/guarantor of patient and obtained a judgment for $45,000. The guarantee agreement allowed the nursing home to seek attorney fees. The son appealed...more

Georgia Court Confirms Measurement of Damages from Construction Stormwater Runoff onto Adjacent Property

by Arnall Golden Gregory LLP on

The Georgia Court of Appeals recently upheld the assessment of damages against a property owner for the damage caused to a neighboring pond by erosion and sedimentation resulting from grading and construction inRidley v....more

Appellate Court Notes

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SC19309 - Staton v. Commissioner of Correction - SC19195 - Campos v. Coleman - SC19195 Dissent - Campos v. Coleman - In a 4-3 split decision the Court insured that the cost of living will be going up in...more

Vineyard's Attorney Fees Claim Turns Into Sour Grapes

by Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP on

In Belle Terre Ranch Inc. v. Wilson, 2015 DJDAR 506, the California Court of Appeal for the First Appellate District decided an agricultural trespass action involving an attorney fees claim....more

Highlights from the Admiralty Law Institute

The 25th Biennial Admiralty Law Institute kicked off with great success on March 11, 2015. Informative presentations continued on March 12-13, building on the theme of this year’s conference, “Symposium on Maritime Personal...more

Appellate Court Notes

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SC18928 - Rathbun v. Health Net of the Northeast, Inc. - In Connecticut, the Department of Social Services manages the federal Medicaid act and awards contracts to Medicaid managed health care providers. The defendant...more

Womble Client Wins Stormwater Case in Charlottesville

by Womble Bond Dickinson on

Another victory in Central Virginia for Womble Carlyle. Last week, Albemarle County Circuit Court Judge Cheryl Higgins ruled in favor of the Shops at Stonefield (also known as Albemarle Place), finding the stormwater...more

NEW CASE ALERT (Easement Law): Refusing To Consent To Development Plans May Trigger Tort Liability For Interference With Easement

by Miller Starr Regalia on

If an easement owner is required to obtain governmental approval in order to develop that owner’s property, and the neighboring property owner refuses to consent to the development (e.g. refusing to execute consent for a...more

Amendments to Russian Urban Development Code: Clarifications on Tort Liability

by Morgan Lewis on

Significant amendments affecting the liability of self-regulating organizations and building owners became effective on 1 July 2013. ...more

Texas Supreme Court Rules That anInjection Permit Does Not Preclude a Subsurface Trespass Claim

by Jackson Walker on

Introduction On August 26, 2011, the Texas Supreme Court reversed and remanded a decision by the 9th Court of Appeals that determined that holders of underground injection well permits issued by the Texas Commission on...more

Tebbets et al. v. The Oliver Group, LLC, et al.

Court's Memorandum of Decision Denying Motion to Strike

by Scott Camassar on

This action for damages was filed on behalf of a Pawcatuck, CT couple who allege claims for negligence, nuisance (public and private) and negligent infliction of emotional distress, arising out the Oliver Group's use of...more

Traffic Law, Nevada, Speeding, Red Lights, Driving, Crash, Find Law, Las Vegas, Traffic Rules, Clark County Traffic Rules

Las Vegas, Nevada Traffic Law, Statute. Traffic on roads may consist of pedestrians, vehicles, streetcars and other conveyances, either singly or together, Traffic laws are the laws which govern traffic and regulate...more

Car Crash Spine Injury Reserch, Las Vegas Legal Medical Reserch

Las Vegas Law Spine Injury From a Car Crash, Find Legal Medical Information Traumatic Car Crash, Accidents often result in Spine Injuries damage to the brain or the spinal cord at a high level - in particular, spinal...more

Finding Traffic Law History, Las Vegas, Nevada, Law

Legislative History Traffic Law, Nevada

Nevada Legislative history, Traffic Law 2007 Senate Bill 42 189p Status: ASSY TRANS NACT SAFETY BELTS 1 of 62 URL: http://www.leg.state.nv.us/lcb/research/library/2007/ Senate Bill 277 84p Status: CH...more

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