A Note To Our Loyal Readers Of The Land Use Law Blog…

While blog readers are used to a one-off blog on April Fools’ Day, it is no laughing matter this year. Times are challenging right now. Many of us are working from home, worried about our friends and loved ones, and wondering whether we

By Diane Kindermann and Kristen Kortick

United States v. California, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 43422 (CA E.D. Ct., March 12, 2020)

In October 2019, the United States government sought declaratory and injunctive relief against California, Quebec and WCI, Inc. for violations of the Treaty Clause, Compact Clause, and Foreign Commerce Clause of the U.S. Constitution

Reserve your seat for one of three seminars taking place in early 2020.

In January 2020 Abbott & Kindermann, Inc. will present its 19th annual educational program for clients and colleagues interested in current land use, environmental, and real estate issues affecting commercial and residential development, agriculture, real estate transactions, easements, mining and the

Reserve your seat for one of three seminars taking place in early 2020.

In January 2020 Abbott & Kindermann, Inc. will present its 19th annual educational program for clients and colleagues interested in current land use, environmental, and real estate issues affecting commercial and residential development, agriculture, real estate transactions, easements, mining and the

Reserve your seat for one of three seminars taking place in early 2020.

In January 2020 Abbott & Kindermann, Inc. will present its 19th annual educational program for clients and colleagues interested in current land use, environmental, and real estate issues affecting commercial and residential development, agriculture, real estate transactions, easements, mining and the

Daniel S. Cucchi returns as a senior associate at Abbott & Kindermann, Inc., providing legal services for our land development, public agency and industry practice groups. His practice areas include land use, CEQA, municipal law, real estate, natural resources, administrative and business law.

Mr. Cucchi assists with the firm’s representation of public agency and private

Hollywoodians Encouraging Rental Opportunities v. City of Los Angeles (2019) 37 Cal.App.5th 768

The Court of Appeal affirmed the trial court’s denial of a writ of mandate demanding the City of Los Angeles (“City”) prepare an EIR for the conversion of a former rental apartment building into a hotel. The Court held that as

Please join me on September 24, 2019 for an all-day seminar titled, “Winery and Vineyard Law”. The seminar is hosted by National Business Institute and will take place from 8:30am-4:30pm at the Crown Plaza Sacramento, 5321 Date Avenue, Sacramento. Register at the link here: https://www.nbi-sems.com/83117 . I look forward to meeting you there!

Diane Kindermann

Please join me on September 24, 2019 for an all-day seminar titled, “Winery and Vineyard Law”. The seminar is hosted by National Business Institute and will take place from 8:30am-4:30pm at the Crown Plaza Sacramento, 5321 Date Avenue, Sacramento. Register at the link here: https://www.nbi-sems.com/83117 . I look forward to meeting you there!

Diane Kindermann

Cure Title Problems That May Cause Future Disputes

Some of the most common title defects practitioners face each year involve easement, encroachment and setback issues. 

For more information and to register click the following link for the seminar webpage: Easement/Encroachment/Setback Issues in Title