Virginia Environmental Law & Waterfront Property Rights Resources

Jim Lang and His Team Are Thought Leaders in Waterfront (Riparian) Property Rights Law, Maritime & Admiralty Law, and Environmental Law
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Large Poultry Farming Operations Harm the VA Eastern Shore Environment

January 23, 2019

Bryan Peeples’ article recognizes that the poultry farming industry in Accomack County brings positive economic benefit while, at the same time, it causes environmental damage. Read the full article.

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Jim Lang Waterfront Law Firm Serves Community Unity Day - January 2019

January 21, 2019

Waterfront Property Law Team attorneys Jim Lang, Tom Berkley, Jeff Wilson and Bryan Peeples, support Citizens for a Bette Eastern Shore by sponsoring Community Unity Day and serving food at the breakfast. Read the full article.

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VA Riparian & Waterfront Property Rights at December 2018 VMRC Meeting

December 14, 2018

Jim Lang gives a summary of the December 2018 Virginia Marine Resources Commission Meeting. Read the full article.

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Virginia Waterfront Law Firm Improves Paradise Creek Nature Park

December 8, 2018

Waterfront Property Law Team attorneys Jim Lang, Tom Berkley, Jeff Wilson, Bryan Peeples, other Pender & Coward attorneys, employees, and family join with Elizabeth River Project to remove invasive plant species and plant native shrubs at Paradise Read the full article.

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VA Increases Waterfront Property Owners' Resilience to Natural Hazards

November 10, 2018

Jeff Wilson explains Governor Northam's November 2, 2018 Executive Order on sea level rise and resiliency. Read the full article.

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Leading Waterfront Law Firm Cleans Elizabeth River in Norfolk, VA

November 1, 2018

Waterfront Property Law Team attorneys Jim Lang other Pender & Coward attorneys, employees, and family join with Elizabeth River Project to remove 1,000 pounds of trash from the Elizabeth River in Norfolk, Virginia. Read the full article.

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VA Riparian & Waterfront Property Rights at October 2018 VMRC Meeting

October 31, 2018

This article gives a summary of the October 2018 Virginia Marine Resources Commission Meeting. Read the full article.

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Criminal vs. Civil Laws of VA Tidal Wetlands in Environmental Law

October 27, 2018

This article discusses Jim Lang helping save a water front property owner from a criminal environmental enforcement action. Read the full article.

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Sandbridge, VA Waterfront Property & New Permit for Sand Encroachment

October 6, 2018

Protecting ocean front property in Sandbridge by adding a "general permit" feature to the Virginia Coastal Primary Sand Dunes and Beaches Act. Read the full article.

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