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CT Bar Association: The Top 10 Things Every Lawyer Should Know about Land Use Law

When: 06/17/2021 at 2:00 p.m. EST to 4:00 p.m. EST
Speaker: Andrea L. Gomes

Attorney, Andrea Gomes will join an esteemed panel to provide lawyers the basics of what they need to know about land use law and how land use can impact private property rights. Details from the CT Bar Association:

You Will Learn

  • Why every variance approved is probably legal
  • What happens if you violate the zoning regulations—municipal enforcement options
  • How wetlands impact your property rights
  • What to do if you object to your neighbor’s use of their property
  • Zoning regulations and claims of segregation
  • Procedural issues in land use applications (meetings, hearings, and decisions)
  • The basics of environmental intervention, 8-30g—Affordable Housing and Historic District Commissions
  • Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA)

Who Should Attend

Land use and real estate practitioners and attorneys interested in practicing in these areas.

CLE Credit: 2.0 CT (General); 2.0 NY (AOP)

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