Defining Eminent Domain for the Landowners of Brunswick County Seminar 06.03.2009 12:00am Topic
Can the Government Take Your Land?
Yes, through a process called condemnation via eminent domain. Eminent Domain is the power of the federal or state government to lawfully take private property for public purpose with just compensation to the landowner. Although few in the general public are familiar with the term, eminent domain is common, especially in the rural areas of eastern North Carolina. Could you be affected? Join attorneys from Williams Mullen and appraisers from Rasberry Shackelford & Associates for an informational town meeting to learn more about eminent domain, including: