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Wallach v. Town of Dryden and Local Control of Hydraulic Fracturing

Wallach v. Town of Dryden and Local Control of Hydraulic Fracturing

By Carter Hall—November 20, 2014 at 11:03 a.m. On June 30 of this year the Court of Appeals of New York issued its final ruling in..

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission v. United States

By David Baake The Fifth Amendment’s Takings Clause provides that private property shall not be “taken for public use, without just..

Perpetuity Is Forever, Almost Always: Why It Is Wrong To Promote Amendment and Termination of Perpetual Conservation Easements

By Ann T. Schwing When a landowner makes a charitable gift of a conservation easement to a nonprofit organization or government entity and..

Understanding When Perpetual Is Not Forever: An Update to The Challenge and Response to Ann Taylor Schwing

By Jessica E. Jay Rarely in the legal discourse is an author afforded the opportunity to revisit and update a recently published law review..

Minard Run Oil Co. v. United States Forest Service

By Jonathan Thrope Minard Run Oil Co. v. United States Forest Service  (Minard Run II) presents a traditional story with a unique cast of..

When Perpetual is Not Forever: The Challenge of Changing Conditions, Amendment, and Termination of Perpetual Conservation Easements

By Jessica E. Jay As the use of perpetual conservation easements to protect private property for the public’s benefit grows in..

Expanding Regional Renewable Governance

By Hannah Wiseman Energy drives economies and quality of life, yet accessible traditional fuels are increasingly scarce. Federal, state,..

Comment: Stop the Beach Renourishment, Inc. v. Florida Department of Environmental Protection

By Jared Policicchio After five years of relative quiet, federal property law doctrine is once again the site of renewed controversy. Last..

Notional Generosity: Explaining Charitable Donors’ High Willingness To Part with Conservation Easements

By Josh Eagle Data on the average value of donated conservation easements reveal that donors are, on the surface, exceptionally generous in..