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BMP ID: 8514
Title: Award compensation to landowners who successfully prove damages to their property in court
Text: Agriculture: Doing it Right: "Attorney Fees: Landowners who successfully prove damages to their property in a court of law should be awarded compensation for their attorney fees in order to prevent the cost of litigating from deterring landowners from seeking fair compensation."
Source Publication Name: Doing It Right: a blueprint for responsible coalbed methane development in Montana
Citation Section: Agriculture
Citation Page: 5
Supplemental Documents:  
Usage Type: Recommended
Oil / Gas Field:  
Surface Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Mineral Ownership: • Federal
• State
• Private
Primary Contact: Northern Plains Resource Council
2401 Montana Ave, Ste. 200
Billings, MT  59101  USA
Phone:406-248-1154     Alt. Phone:
Alternate Contact:  
Categories: Other
Grazing and Agriculture
Location: Montana
Vegetation Types:
General Comments:
Cost-Benefit Analysis:
BMP Efficacy:
Date Entered: 2011-01-10 12:25 UTC
Last Updated: 2011-02-05 20:28 UTC