Monthly Archives: November 2011

Summary of case involving CEQA challenge to EIR based on traffic conditions: Pfeiffer v. City of Sunnyvale (Nov. 22, 2011)

Pfeiffer v. City of Sunnyvale (Nov. 22, 2011) Cal. Court of Appeal (6th District) H036310 Interesting case involving CEQA challenge to EIR based on traffic conditions: SUMMARY OF KEY FACTS: The project proponent sought in this case to demolish a … Continue reading

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Appellate case limits right of suspended corporation to revive statute of limitations in CEQA case

Friends of Shingle Springs Interchange Inc. v. County of El Dorado, Cal.App.4th , DJDAR16849  (Nov. 22, 2011) When a corporation’s powers are suspended, it lacks standing to sue. Substantial compliance with corporate laws may restore such standing, however, the Court … Continue reading

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Summary of case involving the role of CEQA in assessing impact of global warming on project: Ballona v. Los Angeles (Nov. 9, 2011)

Ballona Wetlands Land Trust v. City of Los Angeles ((November 9, 2011) Cal. Court of Appeal (Second District, Division 3) B231965 Interesting case involving the role of California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) in assessing potential flooding of proposed project due … Continue reading

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