A Punitive Wrinkle in Time and Section 1500

A Punitive Wrinkle in Time and Section 1500

Most litigation in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims proceeds under rules of civil procedure that most lawyers are familiar with as the rules are similar to used in federal district courts. But there are peculiarities in the procedural requirements applicable only to...
How to Avoid Reaching the Merits of Your Takings Case

How to Avoid Reaching the Merits of Your Takings Case

Great facts don’t always win a taking case. To win a taking case against the United States, you must make sure your legal theory accounts for and can defeat any jurisdictional and procedural defenses you will inevitably encounter. Otherwise, the merits of your taking...