In many California cities, developers have to deal with a unique type of environmental analysis for a proposed project. Under the California Environmental Quality Act "CEQA" , cities have begun requiring developers of large-format retail stores aka: "big box stores" to prepare what is called an "urban decay study. However, despite their legality, urban decay requirements completely lack specificity, an omission that ultimately weakens the purpose of urban decay studies and opens them up to ever-present CEQA abuse. An urban decay study evaluates the extent to which the project would have competitive impacts on existing retail stores in the area and consequently cause store closures and potentially result in "urban decay. The first case, Bakersfield Citizens for Local Control v. City of Bakersfield , established what would largely be considered "urban decay.
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Jackson says Strathcona is a resilient place full of resilient people and he hopes to stand out as a shining beacon of hope for what neighbourhoods can do to adapt to support local retailers and service providers as the crisis continues. But Monique Cherrie is worried that just as her young co-working space is getting up and running she is having the rug pulled out from underneath her. She runs Makeshift Work Space, and fears members who rent in her building are facing permanent shut downs and what will be lost, she says, are essential services that have positive impacts right there in Strathcona. One such company, Brave Technology Co-op, offers an app to Downtown Eastside residents who are alone and at risk of overdose. The app connects them with a frontline worker to prevent overdose deaths.
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Chico Advocates for a Responsible Economy v. City of Chico 40 Cal. In , Walmart applied to the city to expand its existing Chico store in a regional retail center that includes the Chico Mall and several national chain retail stores. A FoodMaxx grocery store is also nearby.
When do discussions of a great business idea have real consequences and how can an entrepreneur plan for and manage them? Using facts from a litigated case, the concept of inadvertent formation of an entity is explored, the duties of partners to one another are introduced and the legal consequences of breach of those duties are discussed. There are three teaching goals: first, to introduce students to the legal relationships that can be formed through oral discussions about business ideas and actions founded upon those ideas, even without a writing; second, to explore the concept of and legal consequences of partnership; and third, to launch a discussion of pre-formation planning for entrepreneurs. Sep 8, Revised: Aug 19, Business law, Entrepreneurship, Partnerships.