Posted Nov 21, 2017 OCA Member Joe Waldo from Waldo & Lyle will be representing many of the Wintergreen property owners in their inverse condemnation action against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Read story below.
Posted Nov 17, 2017 35th Annual ALI CLE Eminent Domain and Land Valuation Conference in Charleston, South Carolina Watch this video from OCA member Robert Thomas talking about the upcoming ALI CLE Eminent Domain Conference in Charleston, South Carolina. This conference is a great opportunity for anyone with basic to advanced knowledge of eminent domain law interested in learning more about the most current issues faced by practitioners in this area. Many of our OCA members will be attending as well as presenting on a variety of interesting topics. Please come and join us. OCA followers receive a $200 discount on any in-person or full video webcast registration with code CZ005OCA. This offer is valid on new registrations only and excludes all discounts, including group discounts.
Posted Nov 7, 2017 We were hoping that the important legal issue regarding the compensability of business losses in situations where property is taken by eminent domain would be heard by the U.S Supreme Court. But regretably yesterday the court ruled that it would not hear the case. OCA Member Randall Smith, along with the Institute For Justice, petitioned the court on behalf of the private landowner Chad Jarreau. More details about the case are below.
Posted Nov 1, 2017 OCA Member Andrew Brigham worked tirelessly for 7 years on behalf of Glorious Bethlehem Temple and against the Florida Department of Transportation to make sure the church would have a proper place to re-locate to after its existing location for some 60 years was taken for the I-95 Overland Bridge Project. Read on:
Posted Oct 27, 2017 Below is a video from OCA member Robert Thomas talking about the upcoming ALI-CLE Eminent Domain Conference in Charleston, South Carolina. This is a fantastic conference for anyone interested in getting better informed on the most current eminent domain issues across the country. Many of our OCA members will be attending as well as presenting on a variety of interesting topics. Please come and join us.
Posted Oct 26, 2017 OCA Member Randall Smith's case representing the Violet Dock Port referenced as "one of the most important property rights cases in the nation" right now. See article below.
Posted Oct 19, 2017 Owners' Counsel of America welcomes Shane Rayman to our membership base.
Posted Oct 19, 2017 OCA Member Randall Smith from Louisiana just argued this precedent setting case on behalf of the Violet Dock Port Company.
Posted Sep 1, 2017 Join OCA at the Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference at William & Mary Law School, October 12-13, to honor University of Hawaii Law School Professor David Callies.
Posted Feb 21, 2017 OCA welcomes 2 new Directors to its Board of Directors.
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