Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update

        Miller Starr Regalia’s     Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update                         December 2016         Land Use Developments         December 6, 2016 – Court Upholds Golden State Warriors’ Mission Bay Event Center and Mixed-Use […]

4th Annual CEQA Update is a Success

Our annual CEQA Update Expert Briefing took place on Wednesday, October 5, at the Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean office in Oakland. The 4th event of its kind, the CEQA Update is an opportunity to hear from a panel of experts on the topics of legislation and policy developments pertaining to land use in California, […]

BPC Expert Briefing: CEQA Update 2016

BPC EXPERT BRIEFING CEQA Update 2016 October 5, 2016 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM Wendel, Rosen, Black & Dean lLP 1111 Broadway, 19th Floor Oakland, CA 94612 2.00 General MCLE credit hours pending approval »Program« »Case summaries« »Presentation« Join us for our 4th annual CEQA Update where we will hear from some of the Bay […]

MSR Land Use & CEQA Developments Update for August 2016

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update   August 2016   Land Use Developments   August 4, 2016 – Enacting and Enforcing Local Ordinances to Prohibit Medical Marijuana Dispensaries – Up in Smoke?   August 17, 2016 – By Basil “Bill”Shiber In A Condemnation Case, The Judge – Not Jury – Decides […]

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Update for July 2016

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update July 2016 Land Use Developments   July 5, 2016 – Court Rejects City’s Anti-SLAPP Claim Regarding Would-Be NFL Stadium in Carson   July 5, 2016 – Development Project May be Declared Consistent with General Plan Even if Quantitative Standards Exceeded   July 14, 2016 – […]

ACWA Continuing Legal Education Workshop for Water Professionals

ACWA CLE 2016 September 15-16, 2016 Bahia Resort Hotel San Diego, CA The workshop will include programs on topics such as: *   Endangered Species Act Consultation *   Legal Issues with Dam Removal *   Waters of the United States *   Ethical Issues and the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act *   Legislative Update *   CEQA Litigation *   Role […]

Briscoe Investor & Bazel LLP Newsletter for May 17, 2016

Who Takes The Lead? Court Clarifies Which Is The “Lead Agency” For Environmental Review Of The Projects By Public-Private Partnerships Newsletter May 17, 2016 WHO TAKES THE LEAD? COURT CLARIFIES WHICH IS THE  “LEAD AGENCY” FOR ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW OF PROJECTS  BY PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS The California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) calls on state and local agencies […]

Appeals Court Affirms Cadiz Valley Groundwater Project

Appeals Court Affirms Cadiz Valley Groundwater Project In a series of sweeping opinions, the Fourth Appellate District on Tuesday, May 10, upheld the Cadiz Valley Water Conservation, Recovery and Storage Project against six separate challenges brought by a host of environmental organizations and a salt mining operation. Downey Brand attorneys, Christian Marsh, Kevin O’Brien, Steve […]

Downey Brand Announces CEQA Chronicles Blog

Announcing CEQA Chronicles, a blog focusing on environmental review under the California Environmental Quality Act CEQA practice is constantly changing, raising myriad questions for project applicants, lead agencies, and project opponents.  How should greenhouse gas emissions be quantified?  What are the ramifications of the shift from level of service (LOS) to vehicle miles travelled (VMT) […]

Perkins Coie California Land Use & Development Law Report for February 2, 2016

The California Land Use & Development Law Report Legal Commentary on Planning and Development We’ve posted an article to our California Land Use & Development Law Report on developments that we think will be of interest to you. Our report publishes articles on recent legal and policy developments in the field of land use, environmental impact […]