Stark & Stark Shareholder Timothy P. Duggan, Chair of the firm’s Eminent Domain Group, will present at the CLE International’s “Eminent Domain Conference: Preparing You for the Future of Condemnation,” which will be held on March 26-27, 2015, at The Westin in San Diego, CA. Mr. Duggan will be Key Note Speaker on the “Featured Panel Presentation”… Continue Reading
Timothy Duggan Esq., Shareholder and Chair of the Stark & Stark’s Eminent Domain Group, was a featured guest on the newest episode of NJTV’s Due Process titled “Foreclosures: A New Way Out?”
Stark & Stark Shareholder Timothy P. Duggan, Chair Stark & Stark’s Bankruptcy & Creditor’s Rights, Eminent Domain and Real Estate Tax Appeal Groups, was a Star-Ledger Guest Columnist in the op-ed article “Irvington’s Eminent Domain Plan Not the Answer,” published on January 29, 2014.
The attorneys at Stark & Stark are dedicated to providing continuing legal education to their peers and attorneys throughout New Jersey. Stark & Stark Shareholders Timothy P. Duggan and Gary S. Forshner will speak at the CLE International “Eminent Domain Update Conference,” being held on Monday, January 13, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick. Mr. Duggan, Co-Chair of the event, will present on “Eminent Domain Reform in New Jersey.” Mr. Forshner and Mr. Duggan will both present on “Ethics for the Eminent Domain Practitioner.”
What happens when a bank is on the eve of a foreclosure sale and a municipality wants to acquire the property being foreclosed by eminent domain? If the pre-litigation offer is rejected by the owner, is the bank entitled to take over the negotiations as the true party in interest?
The increase in oil prices has been a boom for natural gas suppliers as many property owners convert from oil to natural gas. To meet demand and extend service, gas companies are installing new pipelines throughout New Jersey and, in most cases, the pipelines are being installed on private property.
New Jersey adopted a law that may help property owners whose property was damaged by Hurricane Sandy. However, you need to act quickly to take advantage of the law.
On May 17, 2011, Timothy P. Duggan, Chair of Stark & Stark’s Eminent Domain and Property Valuation Group, was successful in obtaining a jury verdict in a condemnation action for $4, 450,000. Mr. Duggan represented the owner of an old bank building which was taken by Rowan University. When Rowan University and the property owner could not reach an agreement on the amount of just compensation, the matter was tried before a jury in Camden County, New Jersey.
Timothy P. Duggan, Chair of Stark & Stark’s Condemnation & Eminent Domain Group, was quoted in the March 18, 2011 NJ Biz article, N.J. Supreme Court decision could affect commercial lease negotiation.
On November 1, 2010, the New Jersey Supreme Court refused to review a decision by the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey holding that a billboard located along the New Jersey Turnpike was not “real property” under the Eminent Domain Act of 1971. New Jersey Turnpike Authority v. Witt, et. al., Docket No. A-0995-09T3 (App. Div. July 15, 2010).