GRRH In The News



International Property Rights Conference Invites Partner Michael Rikon to Speak in The Netherlands

The Owners’ Counsel of America invited partner Mike Rikon to speak at the 13th Annual Brigham-Kanner Property Rights Conference at The Peace Palace in The Hague, The Netherlands, October 19–21 2016, sponsored by William & Mary Law School. He will participate on a panel exploring the property rights decisions of international courts.

“International agreements have broad implications for property ownership and trade. “In treaties and other international agreements, property is not limited to real property and tangible commodities but includes intellectual rights and any other right which has value.”


GRR&H Gains Filing Extension on Atlantic Yards Property Transfer

New York Observer

September 18, 2014

Michael Rikon was granted an extension on a deadline for owners at 700-714 Atlantic Avenue and 718-728 Atlantic Avenue to file for just compensation, in an eminent domain petition. It was filed by Empire State Development, the corporation presiding over Pacific Park (formerly known as the Atlantic Yards). Judge Wayne Saitta pushed back to two years a deadline that had been only 120 days away.