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Tulane Law School strives to create opportunities that enhance our students' practical skillsets in order to better prepare them for their jobs following law school. Through partnerships with local legal professionals, alumni, employers and law school faculty, Tulane Law works to supplement the classroom experience with programs such as Intersession "Boot Camp", externships, judicial clerkships and pro bono opportunities.

 
 
  
Land Use Planning

Course Description
This course focuses on governmental mechanisms designed to deal with urban and suburban land use issues and problems. The interplay between law, local government discretion, and democratic processes will be examined, with a particular emphasis on the influence of third-party rights on land development. Topics include zoning, local, regional, and statewide planning, subdivision regulations, regulatory takings, historic preservation, fair housing, urban redevelopment, growth management, siting of unpopular land uses and eminent domain.  (3 credits)
Upcoming Semester Offered
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6329 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
tel 504.865.5935
fax 504.862.8373
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Admission Contact:
Office of Admission
Weinmann Hall, Suite 203
6329 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
tel 504.865.5930
fax 504.865.6710
admissions@law.tulane.edu

 
 
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