It seems that every city and rural water district in Kansas is faced with water pipeline easement issues from time to time. Many times, the easements are decades old, which can make those issues more complicated to deal with. This article will discuss several easement issues that utilities may face.
A recent article in the Topeka Capital Journal listed the various legal fees the City of Topeka paid over the past year. Somewhat to our surprise, Stumbo Hanson appeared in the list for the grand total of forty-five bucks.
While Walter G. Stumbo passed away in 1996, we are often reminded of him. One of the ways was his old briefcase.
The Eleventh Circuit in Robinson v. Tyson Foods, Inc., has added new dimensions to the old aphorism, “No good deed goes unpunished.”