RP05 The Top 10 Things Every Lawyer Should Know about Land Use Law (2021CLC)

June 17, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

The Real Property/Environmental Law Track 

Presented by the Planning & Zoning Section 

About the Program

This session is intended to provide lawyers the basics of what they need to know about land use law and how land use can impact private property rights. 

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) 

Speakers

!No-Headshot Nicholas R. Bamonte
Berchem Moses PC, Westport

Eric Bernheim Eric D. Bernheim
FLB Law PLLC, Westport

Andrea Gomes Andrea L. Gomes
Hinckley Allen, Hartford

Jason Klein Jason A. Klein
Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey LLP, Stamford

Evan Seeman Evan J. Seeman
Robinson+Cole, Hartford

Moderator

Dorian R Famiglietti Dorian R. Famiglietti
Kahan Kerensky Capossela LLP, Vernon