- Schedule of Classes - September 27, 2023 7:54PM EDT
- Course Catalog - September 27, 2023 7:35PM EDT
Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2023-2024.
This course will provide a broad introduction to the theory, doctrine, and history of land use regulation. Topics will include the meaning of ownership; theories behind land use controls; the private nuisance action; zoning, including the permissible content of zoning laws, and contract and conditional zoning; vested rights, development agreements, and "ballot box" zoning; and constitutional limitations on government action in land use controls, including takings law, the First Amendment, and due process challenges. We will also consider current hot topics in land use law such as brownfields legislation, natural gas fracking, sprawl, conservation easements, historic preservation laws, endangered species legislation, and global warming litigation.
When Offered Fall.
Regular Academic Session.
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Stdnt Opt(Letter or S/U grades)
Class Number & Section Details
- TWR Myron Taylor Hall 276
- Aug 21 - Nov 30, 2023
Instruction Mode: In Person
Department Consent Required (Add)
Or send this URL: