CEQA—Admirable Goals, Bad Reputation

By: Caroline Lavenue 04/12/2018 I.   CEQA—Admirable Goals, Bad Reputation It is no surprise that the people most calling for CEQA reform are the developers, contractors, and those whose goals are impeded by the complex CEQA process. CEQA, like any law, is in place to dissuade potentially illegal action. It is procedurally complex, demanding time and […]

An Overview of Senate Bill 827

By: Andrew Angeles Since it was introduced on January 03, 2018 by State Senator Scott Weiner, Senate Bill 827 has been a controversial piece of legislation for California.  The bill could have drastic impacts on California’s land use and housing developments. This client alert aims to break down what the bill does and the major provisions […]