Salzburg v. Dowd: Another Look

Wyoming Lawyer, Vol. 33, No. 50, 2010

3 Pages Posted: 7 Aug 2010  

Nancy A. McLaughlin

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law

W. William Weeks

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Date Written: June 1, 2010

Abstract

This short article discusses the settlement of a case involving the attempted termination of a tax-deductible perpetual conservation easement. The settlement was a victory for the Wyoming Attorney General, who challenged a local county’s improper transfer of the easement to new owners of the land for the purpose of terminating the easement.

Keywords: conservation easement, perpetuity, termination, attorney general, cy pres, amendment

JEL Classification: H20, H77, K11, K32, K34, Q24

Suggested Citation

McLaughlin, Nancy A. and Weeks, W. William, Salzburg v. Dowd: Another Look (June 1, 2010). Wyoming Lawyer, Vol. 33, No. 50, 2010. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1654432

Nancy A. McLaughlin (Contact Author)

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law ( email )

332 South 1400 East, Rm 101
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730
United States
801-581-5944 (Phone)
801-581-6897 (Fax)

W. William Weeks

Indiana University Maurer School of Law ( email )

211 S. Indiana Avenue
Bloomington, IN 47405
United States

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