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

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update     August 2018 Land Use Developments August 2, 2018 – House of Represenatives Again Passes Private Property Rights Protection Act August 31, 2018 – California Supreme Court Confirms That Referendum Petition Can Challenge Zoning Intended to be Made Consistent with General Plan   CEQA Developments August 1, 2018 – Second District […]

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update for July 2018

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update     July 2018 Land Use Developments July 31, 2018 – California Appellate Court Rules in Favor of Defunct National Conference of Black Mayors and Controversial Former Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson in Novel Public Records Act Attorney Fee Litigation   CEQA Developments July 3, 2018 – Natural Resources Agency Announces […]

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

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update     April 2018 Land Use Developments April 3, 2018 – Court Holds that for Purposes of Calculating Level 1 School Impact Fees, “All Interior Space is Assessable” CEQA Developments April 3, 2018 – Redrawing CEQA’s “Parking” Lines? Second District Holds Parking Impacts of Covina Mixed-Use, Transit-Oriented Infill Project Are […]

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

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update     March 2018 Land Use Developments March 6, 2018 – U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case Requesting Reconsideration of Williamson County’s Unfair and Unworkable State Court Exhaustion Requirement March 21 2018 – Another Day, Another Challenge to Local Zoning of Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Goes Down in Smoke CEQA […]

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

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update January 2018 Land Use Developments January 8, 2018 – Ambitious “Housing-First Policy” for “Transit-Rich Housing” Would Require Greater Density and Height for Housing Near Transit, Potentially Adding Millions of New Homes   January 31, 2018 – City of Oakland’s Building Code Appeal Process Violates State Law and Infringes Private Property […]

Miller Starr Regalia Selects New Firm Leader; Ella K. Gower Named Managing Shareholder

Miller Starr Regalia Selects New Firm Leader; Ella K. Gower Named Managing Shareholder   January 4, 2018 (Walnut Creek, CA) – Miller Starr Regalia (MSR), a preeminent California real estate law firm for more than 50 years, announced today that Ella K. Gower has been named managing shareholder of the firm. Gower, who was a summer […]

Miller Starr Regalia – Land Use & CEQA Developments for December 2017

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update     December 2017 Land Use Developments December 7, 2017 – Huntington Beach Specific Plan Exempt From General Plan Consistency Requirement   December 27, 2017 – Ninth Circuit: Ventura County Outdoor Wedding Regulations Violate First Amendment   CEQA Developments December 1, 2017 – Fifth District Holds Cap-And-Trade Program Compliance Supports Refinery Project […]

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

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update November 2017 Land Use Developments November 2, 2017 – U.S. Supreme Court Again Declines to Consider Important Property Rights Issue Regarding the Unconstitutional Conditions Doctrine November 13, 2017 – Murr Epilogue: Wisconsin Lawmakers Pass “Homeowners Bill of Rights,” Effectively Reversing Flawed U.S. Supreme Court Decision November 28, 2017 – Failure to Exhaust Administrative […]

Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update – August 2017

    Miller Starr Regalia’s Land Use & CEQA Developments Monthly Update         August 2017   Land Use Developments   August 14, 2017 – California Court of Appeal Again Rules in Favor of Public Against Billionaire Owner of Martins Beach   August 17, 2017 – Petitioner is Prevailing Party Entitled to Attorney Fees Where Undisputed Evidence Proves that […]

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 […]