Archive for November 2013

Drafting land-use code: What law governs?

By ARTHUR MACOMBER The first draft of Kootenai County’s Unified Land Use Code (ULUC) is complete. Its 477 pages raise significant concerns. This column discusses the legal power exercised to create it. In subsequent columns, I will discuss its features, and offer suggestions. States do not have rights, they have powers. Kootenai County exercises the…

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Land Use Regulation in Idaho: Balancing Private Use with Public Power

Sponsored by the ISB Government & Public Sector Lawyers Section (Reciprocal Admission Credit approved) A Presentation to the Idaho State Bar 2013 Annual Meeting, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho July 19, 2013 By Art Macomber, Attorney, Macomber Law, PLLC, Susan Weeks, James, Vernon & Weeks, P.A., and Pat Braden, Kootenai County Prosecutor’s Office, Civil Division Agenda •Macomber: Context of the exercise…

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Attorney picks bone with constitutional scholar Adler

On Oct. 11, David Adler of Boise State University expressed his opinion related to President Obama’s purported authority to lift the U.S. debt ceiling. I agree with his conclusion, but he erred in his argument about the 14th amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Mr. Adler is correct that the issue involves the text of the…

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Law Office Relocation 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:     Real Property Attorney Moves Office   COEUR D’ALENE, Idaho – April 15, 2013 – Macomber Law, PLLC announces the relocation of its law office from the Elder Building in downtown Coeur d’Alene to 1900 Northwest Boulevard, Suite 206 between Coldwell Banker and Century 21 and directly across from the…

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Macomber Law rolls out e-payment option

Cd’A-based Macomber Law rolls out e-payment option while others offer credit options, Macomber adds prefunding alternatives   By Mike McLean Of the Journal of Business       Mountain West Bank’s Joy Rogers and Coeur d’Alene attorney Art Macomber have set up an electronic payment option that Macomber says is more convenient   Clients are…

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