Archives for August 2014

Removal of Houses Near Airport Does Not Require Site Plan Review

George Maille is a longtime resident of South Burlington, with a home located on Logwood Street in a neighborhood adjacent to Burlington International Airport. Since 1992, the City of Burlington (“BTV”), which owns the Airport, has been purchasing residential properties that are regularly subjected … [Read more...]

Vermont Supreme Court Changes Vermont Premises Liability Law

Under the traditional common-law negligence theory that was the rule of law in Vermont until very recently, the duty of care a landowner owes to persons entering their property hinges on whether such persons are classified as an “invitee” or “licensee” or “trespasser.”  An invitee is a person who … [Read more...]

Stitzel Page & Fletcher Presents to Vermont Principals’ Association

On August 7, 2014, Attorneys Patti R. Page, Steven F. Stitzel, Joseph S. McLean, Robert E. Fletcher, and Dina L. Atwood together appeared at the Vermont Principals Association Summer Leadership Academy in Killington, Vermont to deliver a presentation entitled "Education Law - An Overview and Update … [Read more...]

Section 504 in Vermont Presentation- November 7, 2014

Patti Page will be presenting " An Updated Guide to Identifying & Planning for Students with Disabilities in the Schools- Section 504 in Vermont" all day seminar at the Hilton in Burlington, VT on November 7, 2014. Patti's presentation will cover the important topics of: Section 504's General … [Read more...]