This blawg is designed to provide a forum for the discussion of current laws, policies and decisions that affect the use of land. It highlights new court decisions, new state and federal laws and policies, and actions at the local government level that guide and/or impact land use and community development. Readers may use this blaw to keep current on trends in land-use law by subscribing to the daily email to bring news of the “case or development of the day,” and readers may also watch developments in specific areas of the law by using the categorical tags to review all recent posting relating to a particular topic. All views and opinions are welcome in the form of comments to individual postings.
"Important up-to-date information for professional and occupational licensees and license applicants in California who have been denied a license, credential, or occupational certificate or who are at risk for license discipline (revocation, suspension, probation) by the state."
"Devoted to legal issues and information on open government laws from Washington state and the rest of the country relevant to local governments."
Musings on laws affecting adult entertainment, alcoholic beverages and other "vice" industries.
Municipal Minute provides updates on cases, laws, and other topics of interest to municipalities and local governments.
Current issues and updates on law, legislation and policy for Canadian municipal, planning and environmental concerns.
This blawg covers eminent domain and condemnation.
"Article 78 cases reviewed and discussed. Employee discipline cases summarized and commented on in addition to pistol licenses cases."
Discussion of recent cases and statutes relating to zoning, land use, New York's State Environmental Quality Review Act, the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act and other municipal law issues.
"A blog on public bidding and contracting in Pennsylvania."
Posts cover regulators' struggles with new business models, struggles to manage government response to natural disasters, and struggles to protect U.S. consumers' health and safety through regulation.
This blawg is "about government regulatory processes—specifically, those parts of the process that give the public an opportunity to participate."
Written for an audience of employers. Covers employment law topics, including discrimination cases, the minimum wage, OSHA and other federal laws.
"The Asylumist is a blog about political asylum in the U.S. We hope it serves as a forum for discussion about law, policy, and politics of asylum. We cover issues related to asylees’ mental health, experience in the asylum system, and adjustment to life in the U.S."
Posts cover areas of interest to associates and partners of DBL.
"Social Security Disability Blog: More than just retirement." Offers information on applying for Social Security Disability status, including Q&A video clips.
This blawg covers court decisions and other news relevant to the practice of public law. It also provides information about law conferences and links to recently issued government documents.
"Provides information on social security disability law, special needs planning, wills, living wills, powers of attorney and special needs trusts."
"This blog focuses on federal and state overtime, minimum wage, and wage payment laws." Recent entries include: "What To Do When the DOL Makes an Unannounced Visit," "Entrepreneurs Beware of Personal Liability for Wage & Hour Violations," and "Do California State Overtime Laws Apply to Visiting Workers?"
Land use and environmental law.