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Information if You Are Approached by a Pipeline Company

Many landowners believe that they would know what to do if a pipeline company requested permission to use part of their land. However, many property owners have risked losing compensation they deserve by negotiating or responding to condemnation action without completely understanding their rights. The following are points to remember if a pipeline company requests … Continue reading “Information if You Are Approached by a Pipeline Company”

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Flood Control Leads to Eminent Domain Action in Ohio

Eminent domain may be used for many reasons. In addition to pipeline use, private lands may be condemned for any reason that constitute a “public use. The horrific flooding in Houston and surrounding areas illustrates that flood control is an important public concern for many localities across the United States. According to news reports, Findlay, … Continue reading “Flood Control Leads to Eminent Domain Action in Ohio”

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Nuns Fighting Eminent Domain in a Unique Manner

The primary issue in many eminent domain cases is how much compensation the landowner justly deserves under the law. However, in some situations landowners may believe that condemnation should not occur at all and they will fight against the taking of their land altogether. Generally speaking, challenges in eminent domain claims are based on one … Continue reading “Nuns Fighting Eminent Domain in a Unique Manner”

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HOW CAN AN EMINENT DOMAIN LAWYER HELP LANDOWNERS?

When the government is trying to take your part or all of your land through eminent domain powers, you can feel very helpless. It is important to remember that you do not have to face this process alone and that there are many ways in which an experienced condemnation attorney can assist you, provide peace … Continue reading “HOW CAN AN EMINENT DOMAIN LAWYER HELP LANDOWNERS?”

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Pre-condemnation Right to Entry

Before a major utility, government, or commercial project, engineers and surveyors may want to come onto the land of any properties that may be affected by the project for budget and calendar planning as well as feasibility determinations. The question that most landowners face is: do public agencies have the right to come onto your … Continue reading “Pre-condemnation Right to Entry”

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U.S. Still Paying for Fence as Administration Seeks Funding for Border Wall

Regardless of your political leanings, we can all agree that one of the most talked about issues during this past election cycle was the proposal to erect a wall along the Mexican border. Despite the fact that the current president indicated that Mexico would be paying for the wall, the administration is currently seeking funding … Continue reading “U.S. Still Paying for Fence as Administration Seeks Funding for Border Wall”

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An Overview of Landowner Rights in an Eminent Domain Case

For many people, the very concept of eminent domain is difficult to comprehend, and in many ways, it is contrary to our basic principles of land ownership. Fundamentally, eminent domain allows the government (and sometimes even private parties) to take privately owned land and use it for a public purpose. People who find themselves and … Continue reading “An Overview of Landowner Rights in an Eminent Domain Case”

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Unique Issues for Businesses in Partial Takings

In many eminent domain cases, the government does not want to take your entire property. Instead, the government will only need part of your property, which can allow you to retain ownership and occupancy of the rest. While this may not seem like a big deal, partial takings can significantly affect landowners in a variety of … Continue reading “Unique Issues for Businesses in Partial Takings”

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Bill Limiting Railroads’ Use of Eminent Domain Passes through Legislature Unopposed, Expected to Become Law

Indiana House Bill 1260, which we first discussed here, has sailed through the Indiana legislature unopposed and is expected to be signed by Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb, according to a report at NWI.com. The measure, which requires railroads to show that any use of eminent domain to take public property is for a “public use,” … Continue reading “Bill Limiting Railroads’ Use of Eminent Domain Passes through Legislature Unopposed, Expected to Become Law”

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North Carolina House Considering Bill that Would Add Eminent Domain Amendment to Ballot

Under current North Carolina law, the government may use eminent domain to take private property for “public use or benefit,” which sometimes results in  seized land being handed over to private parties. This is consistent with the Supreme Court’s ruling in Kelo v. City of New London, in which it held that “public use” meant economic … Continue reading “North Carolina House Considering Bill that Would Add Eminent Domain Amendment to Ballot”

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COMMERCIAL PROPERTY

What are the unique issues that face commercial property owners in condemnation that can make all the difference?

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POWER & PIPELINES

Landowners forget this one thing when dealing with utility companies that want an easement across their land.

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ROAD & REDEVELOPMENT TAKINGS

What you need to know to be treated fairly by the condemning authority.

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