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HTMLConsulted First Nation as Purchaser - The Willingdon Lands Story
Craig Shirreff; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 23, 2014, previously published on April 21, 2014
In recent years, there has been significant media attention and court consideration of the Crown’s duty to consult with First Nations in respect of, among other things, decisions relating to Crown land. In British Columbia, the consultation process often injects time, uncertainty and cost...

 

HTMLBright Line Rule: Collateral Estoppel Precludes Attacks on Quasi-Judicial Permit Decisions (But Stay Tuned: Rehearing Granted on the Court’s Own Motion)
James E. Pugh, Deborah M. Rosenthal; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 23, 2014, previously published on April 16, 2014
Simply stated: “[a] collateral attack is not a substitute for an appeal” reasoned the Second Appellate District Court in Bowman v. California Coastal Commission (2nd Dist., Div. 6, 03/18/2014, B243015) ---Cal.App.2nd---, 2014). This is a case where the Coastal Commission and...

 

HTMLCMBS Litigation: The Guarantor Actually Wins One
Kohrman Jackson Krantz PLL;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 21, 2014
On April 7, 2014, the US District Court in the Southern District of New York granted summary judgment in favor of the Guarantor in CP III Rincon Towers, Inc. (Plaintiff) v. Richard Cohen (Defendant) (No. 10 Civ. 4638 (DAB). The substance of the court action revolved around a CMBS mortgage loan on...

 

HTMLReal Estate Tax Liens Attach to Persons, Not Just Property
Aana L. Maguire, Karen M. Sanchez; Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 10, 2014
In 2013, the Pennsylvania legislature passed an amendment to the Municipal Claim and Tax Lien Law (Act No. 93 of 2013, the “Amendment”), designed to give municipalities and school districts improved means of collecting tax revenue. The Amendment permits a taxing district to enforce a...

 

HTMLWhen Common Sense Is Just Plain CEQA Horse Sense
William W. Abbott; Abbott & Kindermann, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 22, 2014, previously published on April 8, 2014
The 14th District Agricultural Association operates the Santa Cruz County fairgrounds outside of Watsonville. Built in 1941, this facility hosted agricultural, rodeo and county fairs for many years. In 2009, the county sheriff’s association approached the Association about hosting a three day...

 

HTMLCost Plus Contracts And Fiduciary Duties
Neil S. Lowenstein; Vandeventer Black LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 21, 2014, previously published on April 2014
While owner and contractors have always worked together in completing projects, they also have their own self-interests. Chief among those for owners is a quality, low cost project. Chief among those for contractors is a quality, high profit project. Those self-interests can collide with cost-plus...

 

HTMLMassachusetts High Court Expands Strict Liability for Building Code Violations
Jeffrey R. Blease, Thomas I. Elkind; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 21, 2014, previously published on April 16, 2014
In an April 10, 2014, decision that expressly overruled its own 15-year old precedent, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has held that the owner of a building used as a place for a large number of people to gather will be strictly liable for an injury resulting from any building code...

 

HTMLArbitration Proper for Defendant Condo Association, But Not For Defendant Unit Owner
Colleen K. O'Brien; Semmes, Bowen & Semmes A Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
April 20, 2014, previously published on April 2014
Plaintiff Kamal Jahanbein, a unit owner and member of the Ndidi Condominium Unit Owners Association, Inc. (the Condo Association), sued the Condo Association for breach of fiduciary duty and sued Jamal Sahri, a fellow unit owner, for negligence, after the water pipes in Mr. Sahri’s unit burst...

 

HTMLSpecial Problems of Syndicated Loans
Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 20, 2014, previously published on April 14, 2014
Syndication continues to grow in popularity among lenders. Here, the authors explain the significant legal issues surrounding such transactions.

 

HTMLUnderlying Information Required for Diminished Value Calculations for Breach of Commercial Lease Damages
Gregory S. Emrick; Semmes, Bowen & Semmes A Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
April 17, 2014, previously published on April 2014
In February 2010, BLT Burger DC, LLC (“BLT”) entered into a commercial lease agreement with Norvin 1301 CT, LLC (“Norvin”) to rent a three-story townhouse located at 1317 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. in Washington, DC (the “Property”). The lease required that BLT...

 


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