Lower gas prices and decreased revenue from California’s Price Based Excise Tax (PBET) on gasoline are taking their toll on the state’s transportation funding.
Mortgage Industry Scores Big Nevada Supreme Court Win in Continued Battle Over HOA Super-Priority Liens
The mortgage lending community was dealt a serious blow in September 2014, when the Nevada Supreme Court held that an HOA’s foreclosure of its nominal super-priority lien could extinguish a first lien interest in SFR Investments Pool 1, LLC v. U.S. Bank, N.A.
Lamar Central Outdoor, LLC v. City of Los Angeles, 2016 WL 911406 (Cal. App.) constituted another round between cities and billboard companies over the limits of regulation.
As noted in my post from last week, I want to provide the professional apartment management community with a couple of initial recommendations with respect to criminal screening criteria that may be in use at your properties in the wake of the HUD guidance published on April 4, 2016.
One of the most valuable assets many homeowners enjoy is their property’s view.
Modern slavery encompasses slavery, servitude, forced and compulsory labour and human trafficking.
The National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”) is an annual bill that sets forth the policy and budget priorities for the Department of Defense for an upcoming fiscal year.
The federal estate tax has been the subject of much debate in the United States for many years. Now, the federal government is facing pressure once again to repeal the tax for good—and the effort is generating a great deal of support.
The City of Vancouver has started to take steps to address the use of short-term rental services such as Airbnb, Homeaway and VRBO (Vacation Rentals by Owner). Vancouver City Council recently approved a motion to ask City staff to come up with ways to regulate the use of these increasingly popular services.
The construction industry is currently on the precipice of substantial changes impacting all participants involved in the design and construction of modern projects.