Taking Discovery Disputes to Court

Taking Discovery Disputes to Court

On March 31, 1992, Mingo Logan and United Affiliates entered into a lease, which allowed Mingo Logan to operate a coal mine (known as Spruce No. 1) in West Virginia. In 2007, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a Section 404 wetland permit to Mingo Logan. Under...
Taking Down a Diseased Tree on Sagamore Hill

Taking Down a Diseased Tree on Sagamore Hill

The Sagamore Hill National Historic Site in Oyster Bay, New York is the former home of the twenty-sixth President of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt. Sagamore Hill is now maintained by the National Park Service. In March 2019, Looks Great Services, Inc. put in a...
January 23-25, 2010 ALI CLE Eminent Domain Conference

January 23-25, 2010 ALI CLE Eminent Domain Conference

They’re coming for your water! If you want to hear more about your water rights and taking, please join me and  my esteemed colleagues, Hertha Lund and Charles McFarland, next Thursday when we will be discussing the increased pressure for governmental entities to take...
Which Way to the Ark?

Which Way to the Ark?

At 11:30 p.m. on September 13, 2013, in Larimer County, Colorado, in response to a slow-moving cold front dropping record amounts of rainfall, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation opened the flood gates of the Olympus Dam, which Reclamation controls and operates as part of...