Legal Briefs – Nies v Emerald Isle

Public Trust Beach Case


NC Court of Appeals Opinion – November 2015

Town of Emerald Isle Brief to NC Supreme Court - July 2016

Amicus Briefs Filed To North Carolina Supreme Court in Support of Town’s Position


Amicus Brief - Southern NC Oceanfront Local Governments / NC Beach, Inlet, and Waterways Association/Professor Joseph Kalo/NC Association of County Commissioners - July 2016

Amicus Brief - Northern NC Oceanfront Local Governments / NC Beach Buggy Association - July 2016

Amicus Brief - NC Coastal Federation / NC Wildlife Federation - July 2016

Amicus Brief - NC Attorney General - July 2016

Amicus Brief - NC Department of Environmental Quality/NC Department of Commerce/
NC Department of Natural Resources - July 2016

Amicus Brief - NC Coastal Resources Commission - July 2016

Amicus Brief - NC Travel and Tourism Coalition and NC Vacation Rental Managers Association - July 2016

Amicus Brief - Surfrider Foundation - July 2016