Tag Archives: Eminent

New Resources for Eminent Domain & Valuation Practitioners

We wanted to provide some timely articles for those of you in the eminent domain and valuation arena. First, Brad Kuhn, the Chair of Nossaman’s Eminent Domain and Valuation Practice Group, was recently featured on the cover of the July/August … Continue reading

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Colorado Supreme Court To Review Major Eminent Domain Case: Does Public Use Save A Taking From A Private Purpose?

The Colorado Supreme Court has agreed to review a public use case we've been following with keen interest, Carousel Farms Metropolitan District, No. 18SC30 (July 2, 2018), one we noted was the "most interesting" such case of 2017.  The Court of … Continue reading

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Arrested Eminent Domain Protester Still Can Sue City For First Amendment Violations

This one is more for our muni law friends, but today's post also has two eminent domain angles.  Anyone who has been to a city council meeting knows at least one fellow like this, considered a pain-in-the-butt by officials. A … Continue reading

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"Little Pink House" Author: Time To Give The Land Taken By Eminent Domain Back To Kelo And Other Former Owners

Jeff Benedict, author of "Little Pink House," the book about the Kelo v. New London eminent domain debacle (and now a movie) has made a video (at the still-vacant Fort Trumbull site), and written an op-ed, arguing that the land … Continue reading

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Nebraska: Eminent Domain Fee Statute Only Requires Reimbursement Of Fees "Actually Incurred" (So Unsupported Claim Is Right Out)

Here's the latest case on our (second) favorite subject, recovery of attorneys' fees. First, let's be frank: in our experience, many courts don't really care all that much for requests for fees and costs, for whatever reason. Maybe it's because … Continue reading

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