Expert Analysis

Assessing The Future Of Colorado's Economic Loss Rule

The Colorado Supreme Court's decision to review a state appellate court's ruling in Mid-Century Insurance Co. v. H... (more story)

How Recent Laws Affect Foreign Purchase Of US Real Estate

Early diligence is imperative for U.S. real estate transactions involving foreign actors, including analysis of fe... (more story)

Reducing Carbon Footprint Requires A Tricky Path For CRE

As real estate owners find themselves caught between rapidly evolving environmental, social and governance initiat... (more story)

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Law Firm Wins Unredacted Deal Info In NJ Malpractice Fight

A law firm has prevailed in a discovery battle against a sibling duo suing it for malpractice in New Jersey state court with a ruling that the plaintiffs must provide unredacted info about the settlement they ... (more story)

Latham & Watkins Advising $5B Beverly Hills 'Urban Resort'

Construction is underway on One Beverly Hills, Cain International's 17.5-acre, $5 billion ultra luxury "urban resort," with Latham & Watkins advising the developer on transactions related to the project.

The project includes a 5,000-square-foot civic building which will serve community needs and could act as a Boston Public Library neighborhood branch, plus over half an acre of landscaped green space, according to Boston Planning & Development Agency's website. (Image via Boston Planning & Development Agency)
Boston Backs Office And Lab Space In Fenway Neighborhood

The Boston Planning and Development Agency board approved a new building in the Fenway neighborhood that will include 500,000 square feet of office and lab space.

Frost Brown Adds Real Estate Litigators From Spencer Fane

Frost Brown Todd LLP announced Tuesday that it has strengthened its real estate practice group with a pair of energy-savvy litigators in Dallas who came aboard from Spencer Fane LLP.

Pa. Contractor Says Ohio Cosmetic Centers Skipped $2M Bill

A construction contractor took the owner of several medical spa and cosmetic surgery practices to Pennsylvania state court on Friday after the healthcare firm allegedly halted projects in two Ohio suburbs and ... (more story)

Justices Won't Review Partnership's $26M Easement Row

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Tuesday to hear a partnership's bid to keep a $26.5 million deduction for a land conservation easement, letting stand a decision that the case was barred by a law that prohibits... (more story)

Winstead Taps 6 For Shareholder Positions In Texas, NC

Winstead PC has announced that six attorneys have been named as shareholders in its Austin, Dallas and Charlotte, North Carolina, offices.

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Justices Give Feds Time In Texas, Fla. Social Media Law Fights

The U.S. Supreme Court has set aside time for the federal government to weigh in on looming oral arguments in cases to determine the constitutionality of controversial Texas and Florida laws that restrict soci... (more story)

High Court To Skirt Rent Stabilization Probe, For Now

The U.S. Supreme Court declined to probe two challenges to specific aspects of New York's rent stabilization law Tuesday after refusing to hear a facial challenge to the same law in September, but left the doo... (more story)

The activist group targeting the Alabama law, the American Alliance for Equal Rights, has a history of challenging affirmative action initiatives. (
Activist Group Targets Ala. Real Estate Board's Minority Quota

An activist nonprofit organization sued Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey over the requirement that the state's real estate appraisal board include at least two members of a minority race, arguing that the quota is unconstitutional.

NYCB Brass Face Investor Suit Over Signature Bank Takeover

Executives and directors of New York Community Bank were named in a new shareholder derivative suit, adding to the growing list of litigation the bank and its leaders are facing over the fallout from its acqui... (more story)

PNC Bank Defeats Customer's Suit Over Fraudulent Transfer

A Pennsylvania federal judge on Friday tossed the two remaining claims in a suit alleging PNC Bank NA misled a California-based customer about stopping a money transfer to a scammer, saying the bank did not br... (more story)

Cavco Exec's Insider Trading Case Paused Pending SEC Deal

An Arizona federal judge on Friday paused the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's insider trading case against a former executive from modular home manufacturer Cavco Industries Inc. after the two sides ... (more story)

Condo Co., Insurer Settle Proposed Class Action Coverage

A Miami condominium, its former management company and various insurers agreed to settle coverage for a proposed class action accusing the condominium companies of allowing the building to deteriorate, a Flori... (more story)