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Holland & Knight LLP

China Practice Newsletter: May-June 2019

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Holland & Knight invites you to read our China Practice Newsletter, in which our authors discuss pertinent Sino-American topics. The firm provides legal assistance to Chinese investors and companies doing business or making...more

Dentons

Ontario reducing the red tape around housing

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Earlier today, Ontario’s Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Steve Clark, announced the Government’s Housing Supply Action Plan: “More Homes, More Choice” (the Plan), a package of legislative changes aimed at...more

King & Spalding

New York City and Los Angeles Require New Building Standards to Address Climate Change

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New York City and Los Angeles have announced unprecedented plans to address climate change with an emphasis on greenhouse gas emissions from large buildings. New York City enacted a legislation package requiring certain...more

Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

Utah Amends its Residential Mortgage Practices and Licensing Act

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Utah Governor Gary Herbert recently signed into law a bill, Senate Bill 140 (SB 140), which amends the Utah Residential Mortgage Practices and Licensing Act (RMPLA). This bill, among other things, establishes the criteria...more

Husch Blackwell LLP

YES – Wisconsin Condos And HOAs Have to Follow Their Association Documents

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Frequently we are asked about either inconsistent association documents or advised that although our documents say X we have always done Y so won’t our past precedent control? The answer is NO. Your documents control. ...more

Allen Matkins

Sustainable Development Update - April 2019

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Focus - San Diego’s downtown planning agency stripped of power - San Diego Union-Tribune - March 29 - Civic San Diego, downtown San Diego’s official planning agency, is being stripped of most of its powers as the...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

The Effect or Interpretation of an Ordinance at the Time of Review Applies, Despite Long-Standing Historical Views

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In The Committee for Environmentally Sound Development v. Amsterdam Avenue Development Associates, LLC, 2019 WL 1206357, 2019 N.Y. Slip Op. 30621(U), Index No. 153819 (Sup. Ct. New York Co., March 14, 2019)...more

Foodman CPAs & Advisors

Residential Real Property Purchased with Virtual Currency must be Reported

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On November 15, 2018, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) announced the issuance of a “Revised” Geographic Targeting Order (GTO) that requires U.S. title insurance companies (Covered Business) to identify the...more

International Lawyers Network

Buying and Selling Real Estate in Greece

KEY FACTS OF REAL ESTATE ACQUISITIONS UNDER GREEK LAW - 1. PROCEDURE – MAIN STEPS OF REAL ESTATE ACQUISITION UNDER GREEK LAW. Acquisition of real estate property in Greece includes mainly the following steps: •...more

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Regulation of Drones by Homeowners’ Associations

The use of unmanned aircraft systems, typically called drones, is becoming increasingly common as technology has made them smaller and cheaper. ...more

Dentons

Snapshots of Myanmar Law Reforms in 2018

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Market outlook has been generally positive, despite some setbacks. The Myanmar government is taking steps to create a more conducive business environment and to attract further investments into the country. For instance, the...more

Carlton Fields

Sixth Circuit Compels Arbitration in Putative Class Action between Shell Oil and Ohio Landowners

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Plaintiff entered into a lease agreement with Defendants (Shell Oil entities) governing extraction of oil and gas from his five-acre property located in Guernsey County, Ohio....more

Dentons

2019 Real Estate: the new year hangover

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After any good party there's normally a hangover. 2018 may not have been the best of parties for everyone but its effects are likely to continue to be felt by the property industry in 2019....more

Weiner Brodsky Kider PC

Illinois Revises Residential Mortgage License Act

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Illinois has made changes to the Residential Mortgage License Act, including requirements for annual reports and changes to the averments provided as part of the license application....more

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Ohio Governor Signs Law Exempting Landmen from Licensing Requirement

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On December 19, 2018, Ohio Governor John Kasich signed Ohio Senate Bill No. 263, which amended O.R.C. 4735.01 to exempt oil and gas land professionals (landmen) from the real-estate licensing requirement made necessary by the...more

Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

Nutter Bank Report November 2018

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Federal Banking Agencies Propose Alternative Capital Framework for Community Banks - The federal banking agencies have proposed a new community bank leverage ratio (“CBLR”) framework that would simplify regulatory capital...more

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Updates to the City of Apopka Land Development Code

The City of Apopka has proposed an amendment to the City’s Land Development Code. The Amendments will, among other things, create and consolidate zoning districts, amend the planned development approval procedure and clarify...more

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New Land Development Ordinance to Impact Residential Development in Mount Dora

The City of Mount Dora is proposing a new Land Development Ordinance, which will have a significant impact on residential development in certain areas of the City....more

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Yes For Affordable Housing – The Impact of Oregon’s Measure 102

Oregonians approved statewide ballot Measure 102 on November 6 and, in doing so, have provided local governments in Oregon with a powerful new tool to help address Oregon’s affordable housing crisis. The passage of Measure...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Health Care Districts Facing New Requirements Under AB 2019 - Impacts to Information Sharing, Grant Policies and More

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Assembly Bill 2019, signed into law last month by Gov. Jerry Brown, imposes additional requirements on California’s health care districts. ...more

Foodman CPAs & Advisors

Condominium Owner? How to spot problems with your HOA

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Statistics show that most Condo owners do not attend Board of Directors (BOD) meetings and avoid involvement with HOA issues. ...more

Dentons

Commercial Real Estate Newsletter - October 2018 (Dutch)

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Welcome to the autumn edition of the Commercial Real Estate Newsletter. In this issue again we cover a few interesting topics for you....more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

The Revolution That Wasn’t: Us Supreme Court Refuses to Hear California Court of Appeal Case Upholding Inclusionary Zoning in West...

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Against the backdrop of a deepening affordable housing crisis in California, the U.S. Supreme Court recently declined to review a decision of the California Court of Appeal upholding the City of West Hollywood’s inclusionary...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

Appellate Division Revives Challenge to New York City’s Moratorium on Hotel Conversions

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In Real Estate Bd. of New York, Inc. v. City of New York, Petitioner-Plaintiff Real Estate Board of New York, Inc. (“REBNY”) commenced a hybrid article 78 proceeding and plenary action against the City of New York (“City”)...more

Steptoe & Johnson PLLC

Ohio Supreme Court Upholds Land Professional Licensing Requirement

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On September 25, 2018, the Supreme Court of Ohio issued its opinion which held that oil and gas land professionals must be licensed as real estate brokers in Ohio if they are engaged in obtaining oil and gas leases for other...more

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