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Virginia Judge Tosses Oysterman’s Lawsuit Against City of Suffolk

September 13, 2019

The man who sued the City of Suffolk in this case tried to win big dollars (his attorney said millions!) by claiming the sewage wrecked the crop of oysters he was growing in the river. Read the full article.

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Waterfront Property Rights for Parking Cars at your Beach Property

July 19, 2019

Riparian property rights attorney Bryan Peeples (with assistance from summer associate Ross Broudy) explains the rules that allow waterfront property owners in Virginia Beach to protect a parking spot from intrusion by non-resident beachgoers. Read the full article.

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How VA Waterfront Property Value Is Threatened by Flooding Increases

July 19, 2019

Riparian property rights attorney Jeff Wilson warns that dramatic increases in sunny day flooding threaten waterfront property value in Virginia. Read the full article.

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Exploring Environmental Law Issues at Virginia's Eastern Shore

July 19, 2019

Virginia's Eastern Shore is facing environmental issues, such as oyster farming, and riparian property rights lawyer Tom Berkley is here to give you the scoop. Read the full article.

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Perdue Chicken Plant's Fire Threatens Virginia Waterfront Properties

July 19, 2019

Riparian property rights and environmental attorney Bryan Peeples alerts Eastern Shore residents of hazards caused by a chemical fire at the Perdue chicken processing plant. Read the full article.

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James River Buffer Program Protects Virginia Riparian Property Rights

July 15, 2019

Riparian property rights and environmental attorney Jim Lang explains how the new James River Buffer Program helps waterfront property owners on the James River in Virginia. Read the full article.

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New Virginia Water Quality Standard Protects Riparian Property Rights

July 10, 2019

Riparian property rights and environmental attorney Jim Lang explains how a new Water Quality Standard helps waterfront property owners on the tidal James River in Virginia. Read the full article.

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Protecting Virginia Waterfront Properties from Rising Sea Level

July 9, 2019

Riparian property rights attorney Jeff Wilson discusses funding needed to protect Virginia waterfront properties from sea level rise. Read the full article.

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How Riparian Rights Create High Waterfront Property Prices in Virginia

July 9, 2019

Riparian property rights attorney Jim Lang shares results of studies that measure monetary value of riparian property rights. Read the full article.

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