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HTMLNevada Real Property Tax Caps In The Cross-Hairs For The 2017 Legislative Session
Jonathan P. Leleu; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 18, 2016, previously published on April 5, 2016
America’s construction “boom” during the previous decade was particularly dramatic in Nevada, where property values skyrocketed, in some instances, several hundred percent. The escalation in assessed property value resulted in a corresponding increase in property taxes, which...

 

HTMLFlorida Revamps and Clarifies Judgment Collection Law
Craig S. Barnett; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 17, 2016
On March 9, 2016, Governor Scott signed into law significant changes to Chapter 56, Florida Statutes, governing judgment collection, including a revised Section 56.29, which revamps proceedings supplementary completely. Until now, judgment collection law in Florida was a patchwork of related...

 

HTMLFreedom of Information Act Ruling
Bob Coble; Nexsen Pruet LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
April 14, 2016, previously published on March 7, 2016
A recent ruling regarding South Carolina’s Freedom of Information Act is one to note. It came on February 22 in DomainsNewMedia.com vs. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce.

 

HTMLNew Building Code Legislation Provides Relief for Existing Buildings Required to Install First Responder Radio Signal Systems
Robert S. Fine; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2016, previously published on March 29, 2016
On Friday, March 25, 2016, Governor Scott signed House Bill 535 into law. While the majority of this omnibus building code bill affects new construction or the construction permitting process, one provision will provide immediate financial relief for owners and management of existing buildings.

 

HTML"Inaction" by Government May Constitute a "Taking" of Property
William D. Shaughnessy; Gordon Feinblatt LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
April 13, 2016, previously published on March 2016
In Litz v. Maryland Department of Environment, No. 23, Sept. Term 2015 (Md.Ct.App. Jan. 22, 2016), the Maryland Court of Appeals held that a property owner has a claim that government has “taken” property when a governmental entity has failed to act in the face of an affirmative duty of...

 

HTMLFederal Defend Trade Secrets Act Clears the Senate: Is the Uniform Act on Life Support?
Ann G. Fort, Matt Gatewood, Peter G. Pappas, William L. Warren, Gail L. Westover; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 12, 2016, previously published on April 11, 2016
The U.S. Senate has unanimously approved a bill increasing the protections available to companies for their commercial secrets. The Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA or the Act) provides for the first time a truly uniform, nationwide set of standards protecting trade secrets, plus a private...

 

HTMLA Retreat from "Fairyland": The Sixth Circuit Reduces Damage Award in Circle C Litigation
Stephen J. Kelleher; Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2016, previously published on March 1, 2016
A recent False Claims Act decision by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals appears to have drastically reduced the damages recoverable by the federal government for an alleged violation of the Davis Bacon Act. In the well known Circle C Construction case, the court ruled that False Claims Act damages...

 

HTMLHouse Budget Committee Passes Budget Blueprint
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 24, 2016, previously published on March 18, 2016
This week, the House Budget Committee, by a vote of 20 to 16, passed a spending blueprint for Fiscal Year 2017. The budget drama, however, is far from over.

 

HTMLHouse Republicans Agree On Budget Framework
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 24, 2016, previously published on February 26, 2016
Republicans in the House have settled on a budget framework, one that at least guarantees they can get out of committee, though passage on the floor is much murkier.

 

HTMLGOP Governor Takes Himself Out Of Running For SCOTUS
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 24, 2016, previously published on February 26, 2016
According to multiple reports, President Barack Obama was considering nominating Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval (R-NV) to take recently deceased Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. Sandoval is a centrist Republican and a former federal judge who is...

 


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