Leone v. Maui County
Whether holding undeveloped property as an “investment” or using it as a “park” in its natural state constitutes economically beneficial or productive use of land under
Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council, 505 U.S. 1003 (1992). Tab Group
U.S. Supreme Court denies cert. petition from Hawaii Supreme Court in regulatory-takings case concerning land-use restrictions. The Chamber filed an amicus brief urging the Supreme Court to grant review and reverse the decision
U.S. Chamber urges Supreme Court to grant certiorari and reverse Hawaii regulatory-takings decision allowing governments to designate private property an undeveloped “park” without just compensation
Click here to view the Chamber’s amicus brief.
Elizabeth P. Papez, Eric M. Goldstein, and Lawrence E. Slusky of
Winston & Strawn LLP served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.