Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP: River Segment Must Be Navigable In Fact For Commercial Purposes At Statehood For State To Obtain Title To Riverbed Under The Equal Footing Doctrine

PPL Montana, LLC v. Montana , 565 U.S. ____ (2012) (decided Feb. 22, 2012) By Keith Garner , Michael Wilmar , and Alexander Merritt Two weeks ago, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in PPL Montana v. Montana . The Court held that the Supreme Court of Montana had incorrectly determined...

Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – April 18th, 2012 Update

Real Cases in Real Estate is a weekly update on real estate law, with legal principles illustrated and explained by lawsuits from around the country. The topics are wide-ranging for appeal to a broad spectrum of readers including lawyers, homeowners, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee...

Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – February 20th, 2013 Update

Real Cases in Real Estate is a weekly update on real estate law, with legal principles illustrated and explained by lawsuits from around the country. The topics are wide-ranging for appeal to a broad spectrum of readers including lawyers, homeowners, investors and the general public. Andrea Lee...