Deed Restricting The Shoreline: Are Permanent Restrictions Workable In Light Of Changing Conditions?

A recent Asbury Park Press article (the web link provided below) highlights difficult practical and legal issues that may arise when shoreline properties are subject to permanent conservation or other “deed” restrictions.  Restrictions are legal instruments created at a fixed point in time that typically last in perpetuity.  The shoreline, by its nature, is ever […]