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Real Cases in Real Estate by Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. and Andrew Grant, Esq. – Oct. 11th Update

REAL CASES IN REAL ESTATE By Andrea Lee Negroni and Andrew Grant BuckleySandler LLP alnegroni@buckleysandler.com 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...

IKEA Furniture, Origami, Your Kids, And Locke's Theory Of Property...Perfect Together!

There is an interesting post on the PropertyProf Blog called " The IKEA Effect And Locke's Theory Of Property ." While the subject matter is pretty heady and academic, one of the questions it asks is interesting: Do we have a greater attachment to things that we build for ourselves...

Real Cases in Real Estate by Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – September 15th, 2011 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. – January 25th, 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 Negroni...

Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – January 29th, 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...

Real Cases in Real Estate By Andrea Lee Negroni, Esq. – February 4th, 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...

Mountain States Legal Foundation: Alaska Landowners Fight Dismissal of Land Seizure Case

By William Perry Pendley, President and Chief Operating Officer of Mountain States Legal Foundation Property owners in Juneau and Seward, for themselves and others throughout Alaska, have responded to attempts by State of Alaska Department of Natural Resources officials to dismiss their lawsuit challenging...

Alaska Landowners Fight Dismissal of Land Seizure Case

By William Perry Pendley, President and Chief Operating Officer of Mountain States Legal Foundation Property owners in Juneau and Seward, for themselves and others throughout Alaska, have responded to attempts by State of Alaska Department of Natural Resources officials to dismiss their lawsuit challenging...

Mountain States Legal Foundation: Supreme Court Must Hear Western “Takings Clause” Case

By William Perry Pendley, President and Chief Operating Officer of Mountain States Legal Foundation A western, nonprofit, public-interest legal foundation with decades of experience defending the rights of westerners against the federal government has urged the Supreme Court of the United States to...

Cattle Owners Seek Review of Adverse Decision On Water Grazing Rights

By William Perry Pendley, President and Chief Operating Officer of Mountain States Legal Foundation A western, nonprofit, public-interest legal foundation with decades of experience defending the rights of westerners against the federal government has urged the Supreme Court of the United States to...

U.S. v. Causby: How a 1940s Chicken Farmer Case Will Impact Drone Usage in the 21st Century

In 1946, a North Carolina chicken farmer sued the United States government for trespass by air. The US navy and army operated an airstrip adjacent to the chicken farm, such that the glide path from the runway extended directly over the farmer’s house and outbuildings. Normal glide paths put aircraft...

California: Anti-Paparazzi Law Inapplicable in a Workers' Compensation Proceeding

In Duong v. Automobile Club of Southern California , 2014 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS –, a WCAB panel held that a sub rosa video recorded by the defendant in the parking lot of a mobile home park (where the applicant did not live) and inside an Albertson’s grocery store was admissible and...