When Good is Bad: Good v. United States and Reasonable Investment- Backed Expectations
- Microsoft, You, and Me. O'Malley, Chris // Popular Science;Jul2000, Vol. 257 Issue 1, p7
Explores the issues involved in the legal dispute between the United States government and Microsoft Corp. Criticism on the argument raised by Microsoft; Explanation on the new economy argument; Implications of the dispute for the Internet industry.
- Microsoft shamed in courtroom. Trott, Bob; Wasserman, Elizabeth // InfoWorld;02/08/99, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p12
Focuses on the evidence shown by Microsoft Corp. on its trial against the United States Department of Justice that give judge a chance to ask more question on the company's practices. Credibility of Jim Allchin, vice president of Microsoft who oversees the Windows development; How the case...
- United States v. Shell Oil Company: Is The Decision Too Lenient on the United States Government? Morita, Sachiko // Ecology Law Quarterly;2003, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p569
Examines the court's interpretation of the U.S. Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act in the case, United States v. Shell Oil Co. Judicial treatment of the act; Factual background of the company; Implications of the court's decision.
- Why The New York Times Eminent Domain. Welch, Matt // Reason;Oct2005, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p18
Examines the decision of newspapers and liberal activists to adopt the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court on a lawsuit that permits the use of eminent domain to transfer property from a private owner to a wealthier one. Amount in tax breaks offered by New York City and state for a construction...
- PRESSURE BUILDS OVER BROKEN TRUST. Steel, Michael // National Journal;2/23/2002, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p556
Reports on the lawsuit filed by Blackfeet Indian Elouise Cobell against the U.S. government which seeks to recover the funds from mismanaged individual Indian Money accounts that the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs has administered for a century. Number of Indians who will receive money; Decision...
- HUNGARIAN GOLD TRAIN CASE SETTLED. Hess, David // National Journal;3/19/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p860
Focuses on the settlement of a lawsuit filed by Hungarian survivors of the Holocaust against the U.S. for the mishandling of their valuables by the U.S. Army in Austria at the end of World War II. Amount of settlement fund to be paid by the U.S. government under the agreement; Remarks from...
- Take no more. Taylor, Brian J. // Reason;Oct95, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p16
Reports on the growth of laws on state government takings in the United States. Filing of a federal passage law in the US Congress; Number of states that passed takings laws; Comment by Lisa Jaeger, deputy counsel at Defenders of Property Rights.
- When eminent domain `working rules' don't work. Dushoff, Jay; Henslee, Denise // Appraisal Journal;Jul91, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p429
Stresses that an appraiser's role in a condemnation case is to estimate just compensation. Compensation formulas established by courts; Why the eminent domain field is not for so-called Philadelphia lawyers; Supreme Court ruling on the precept of just compensation in `U.S. v. Cors.'
- Houses on the sand: Takings issues surrounding statutory restrictions on the use of oceanfront... Skelton, Harold N. // Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review;Fall90, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p125
Sets out framework and method for examining littoral takings lawsuits in the United States to determine whether they can be successful. Coastal disasters in Chatham, Massachusetts and South Carolina's Outer Banks; Reasonable use doctrine; Basic elements of a takings cause of action; Two avenues...