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City of Joliet, Illinois v. New West L.P.
United States Seventh Circuit
Government Law, Property Law & Real Estate
In a dispute between a city and an apartment complex, vacated a ruling regarding ownership of a nearly $3 million reserve fund that the U.S....
04/18/2019 18-1787
Demarest v. HSBC Bank USA, N.A.
United States Ninth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Property Law & Real Estate, Banking Law
Held that diversity jurisdiction existed over a homeowner's lawsuit stemming from a mortgage foreclosure. The homeowner contended that a trust was a...
04/08/2019 17-56432
York v. City of Los Angeles
California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate, Construction
Held that the City of Los Angeles could deny landowners' request for approval to undertake a large amount of grading on their parcel of land. Affirmed...
04/05/2019 B278254
Friends of Spring Street v. Nevada City
California Court of Appeal
Attorney's Fees, Property Law & Real Estate
Held that a citizens group that successfully challenged a city's zoning ruling concerning the operation of a bed-and-breakfast may be entitled to an...
04/04/2019 C086563
Shoen v. Zacarias
California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate
Addressed a dispute between neighboring homeowners over rights to a patch of land behind their homes. Held that the trial court erred in analyzing...
04/04/2019 B284374
Point San Pedro Road Coalition v. County of Marin
California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate
Held that a county impermissibly allowed a rock quarry to continue a nonconforming use in violation of the county's zoning ordinance. Affirmed the...
04/03/2019 A150002
Germain v. US Bank National Association
United States Fifth Circuit
Property Law & Real Estate, Banking Law
Held that a homeowner could not proceed with a lawsuit against a mortgage servicer and others seeking to prevent a foreclosure. Affirmed summary...
04/03/2019 18-10508
Valls v. Allstate Insurance Co.
United States Second Circuit
Insurance Law, Property Law & Real Estate
Held that homeowners were not insured for their home's allegedly defective concrete foundation. The gradual deterioration of their still‐standing...
04/02/2019 17‐3495‐cv
Workman v. Colichman
California Court of Appeal
Civil Procedure, Property Law & Real Estate
Held that the defendants filed a frivolous anti-SLAPP motion. Awarded sanctions in this dispute between neighbors involving the sale of a home.
04/02/2019 B285945
Mesa RHF Partners L.P. v. City of Los Angeles
California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate
In a case where plaintiffs challenged Los Angeles ordinances establishing business improvement districts, held that the trial court lacked...
03/29/2019 B288355

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