December 18, 2018

Real Estate, Transportation, Utilities and Construction Law News

Real Estate, both commercial and residential, is constantly evolving. The National Law Review covers the latest legal analysis in real estate and construction law across a variety of governmental levels—state and federal. Additionally, NLR covers updates related to transportation and other utilities and public works.

Public and private construction projects, financing, mortgages, tax cuts and incentives, foreclosures, and other topics are covered regularly and updated routinely on the site. Other areas covered includes litigation, mediation and arbitration which affects owners/contractors/subcontractors in the field, government agency news, and coverage of news/stories related to lenders, insurers, and sureties in the industry.

Public work issues are also covered frequently by the National Law Review. Infrastructure financing, topics including entitlements, development rights, property rights, the public-private partnership (P3), permitting, local ordinances, variances, and different legislation/restrictions in development. Coverage of development and property owner rights, cases involving homeowners associations, fees, pending litigation, and changes to local/state/federal ordinances and variances, are also available.

Additionally, the National Law Review covers regulations and legislation as it relates to mortgages and other real estate lending requirements; including, the requirements imposed on lenders under RESPA, and other news from the CFPB as it relates to home ownership and mortgage procedures, such as the Know Before You Owe Rule.

Articles related to highway safety, transportation news, and other utilities-topics, are also covered by the National Law Review. Coverage of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and changes to the organization are analyzed by NLR legal experts. The emerging technology of autonomous vehicles, developments in that technology and the emerging regulation around driverless cars are analyzed, and the impact of this game-changing technology is considered.

In the construction arena, reporting worker injuries on the job-site, and coverage of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) laws are extensively reported on by the attorney writers at the National Law Review. 

 

Date Title Organization
18
Dec
After Foreclosure, New Owners Must Perfect Title Before Serving a Three-Day Notice to Quit Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
18
Dec
New Jersey Lien Law vs. Pennsylvania Lien Law: Notice and Timing Differences Stark & Stark
18
Dec
Federal Court in Connecticut Enforces Policy’s Crumbling Foundation Plain Language in Dismissing Claims Against Insurers Carlton Fields
17
Dec
Late-Filed Appeal to Zoning Board is a Nullity, Not a Springboard to Constructive Approval Pierce Atwood LLP
14
Dec
California Appellate Court Applies Broad Reading of “Loss of Use” Provision: When a Nightclub Is Forced to Say Goodnight Carlton Fields
14
Dec
Trump Executive Order Cuts the Red Tape for Opportunity Zones K&L Gates
13
Dec
President Trump Signs Executive Order Promoting Opportunity Zones Foley & Lardner LLP
12
Dec
Florida Sales Tax on Commercial Real Property Leases Reduced Beginning January 2019 Greenberg Traurig, LLP
12
Dec
Pennsylvania Amends Condominium Law to Help Associations Ballard Spahr LLP
11
Dec
Start Raising Capital Or Wait For Additional Guidance? Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.
10
Dec
The Significance in UK Nuisance Law of the Introduction of the “Agents of Change” Principle Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
10
Dec
Intentional Accidents: California Supreme Court Announces that General Commercial Liability Policies Apply to Negligent Hiring, Training, and Supervising Claims for Failing to Prevent Intentional Torts Carlton Fields
7
Dec
CFPB Settles With VA Lender Regarding Claims of Deception Ballard Spahr LLP
7
Dec
Lenders’ Discretion and the Limitation of the Braganza Duty Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
6
Dec
Condemnor’s Duty to Negotiate in Good Faith is Restricted to Just Compensation von Briesen & Roper, s.c.
6
Dec
Shingled Out: Eleventh Circuit Binds Homeowners to Individual Arbitration Provisions Displayed on Roofing Shingle Packaging Carlton Fields
5
Dec
More on AML Reform: Artificial Intelligence, Beneficial Ownership and Real Estate Ballard Spahr LLP
5
Dec
NJ HMFA Seeks Comments on Proposed Amendments to Low Income Housing Tax Credits Qualified Action Plan Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, P.C.
5
Dec
Arbitration Award Against HGTV Designer Confirmed Due to Failure to Raise Fairness Objections During Arbitration Carlton Fields
4
Dec
How Contractors Become Responsible For Project Design - Podcast Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

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