Judge Ryan Harris http://kpcw.org en Hilder Gives A Mediation Update http://kpcw.org/post/hilder-gives-mediation-update <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Everyone's wondering in the next month if a court-ordered mediation will solve the legal conflict between </span>Talisker<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and the Park City Mountain Resort.</span></p><p>In any event, it's a tool commonly used today, according to retired Third District Court Judge Robert Hilder, who's now a professional mediator. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:37:00 +0000 Rick Brough 16042 at http://kpcw.org Hilder Gives A Mediation Update PCMR And Talisker's Judge Signs Eviction Order http://kpcw.org/post/pcmr-and-taliskers-judge-signs-eviction-order <p>As Park City Mountain Resort and Vail Resorts work to settle their legal differences, Third District Court Judge Ryan Harris has officially signed and filed the Order of Restitution, evicting Park City Mountain Resort. That eviction has been stayed for now. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:58:00 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 15537 at http://kpcw.org PCMR And Talisker's Judge Signs Eviction Order Resorts May Mediate Before Deadline? http://kpcw.org/post/resorts-may-mediate-deadline <p>Two weeks ago, Third District Court judge Ryan Harris ordered Park City Mountain resort and Vail Resorts into mediation to work out their differences with a deadline to have it resolved by August 15th. But given the secrecy of the negotiations, it'll be another month-and-a-half before the community finds out if they could do that. KPCW's&nbsp;Leslie Thatcher has this update.</p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:34:32 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 15457 at http://kpcw.org Resorts May Mediate Before Deadline? Public Reacts to News of PCMR Eviction http://kpcw.org/post/public-reacts-news-pcmr-eviction <p></p><p><strong>Immediate public reaction in Park City to the news that clears the way for the Talisker eviction of PCMR from its ski terrain included the full range of emotions .&nbsp; Lynn Ware Peek has more.</strong></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 17:10:10 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 14984 at http://kpcw.org Public Reacts to News of PCMR Eviction No Judicial Election For Sky Lodge http://kpcw.org/post/no-judicial-election-sky-lodge <p>Last Week in Third District Court, Judge Ryan Harris took up again the legal disputes broiling at the Sky Lodge. He told attorneys for the Homeowners Association that he would not agree - for now anyway - to have his court supervise an election for the HOA.<br />The HOA claimed they need such an election to deal with challenges from the Sky Lodge's owner, Ken Abadalla. Rick Brough has more.</p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 18:49:36 +0000 Rick Brough 14787 at http://kpcw.org No Judicial Election For Sky Lodge Judge To Powdr: No. Maybe. No. No. No. No. No. No. No. http://kpcw.org/post/judge-powdr-no-maybe-no-no-no-no-no-no-no <p>As we've reported, in a major omnibus ruling issued Wednesday, Third District Judge Ryan Harris ruled on nine motions in the lease dispute between Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker/Vail.</p><p>On virtually all issues, Judge Harris ruled in favor of Talisker Land Holdings, Vail Resorts, and their affiliates. In his 82-page opinion, the Judge laid down the history of the dipute, and the reasoning behind his decisions. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 17:00:42 +0000 Rick Brough 13818 at http://kpcw.org Judge To Powdr: No. Maybe. No. No. No. No. No. No. No. Vail Gets Stock Boost From Decision http://kpcw.org/post/vail-gets-stock-boost-decision <p>Third District Judge Ryan Harris ruled in Vail and Talisker's favor on all nine legal motions before him in the three-year-old lawsuit over Park City Mountain Resort's lands.</p><p>KPCW's Larry Warren has more on the ruling, and the immediate reaction from those involved.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At the end of the stock trading day, as word of Vail's court victory was reported by </span>KPCW<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Vail's stock jumped by nearly five percent.</span></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 16:35:43 +0000 Larry Warren 13817 at http://kpcw.org Vail Gets Stock Boost From Decision Judge Rules In Vail/Talisker's Favor http://kpcw.org/post/judge-rules-vailtaliskers-favor <p><strong>UPDATE 4:45PM</strong></p><p>Vail Resorts Wednesday won its Third District Court lawsuit against Park City Mountain Resort, which contended that PCMR failed to renew its lease on ski lands at the resort. &nbsp;The ruling on nine motions in the three-year old-case all favored Vail’s positions that PCMR’s lease is now expired. &nbsp;Vail has already served an eviction notice to PCMR, which has ignored the eviction.</p> Wed, 21 May 2014 22:30:55 +0000 Larry Warren 13795 at http://kpcw.org Judge Rules In Vail/Talisker's Favor Sky Lodge Revenues War Is Still At An Impasse http://kpcw.org/post/sky-lodge-revenues-war-still-impasse <p>Third District Court Judge Ryan Harris last week heard opposing arguments on another suspect of the legal war at the Sky Lodge, between Lodge owner Ken Abdalla and a group of unit owners.<br />The lawsuit being discussed last week involves an owners group that says Abdalla's management company, Malibu, is diverting too much money from rental revenues due to the owners.<br />But Abdalla's attorney says a small group is trying to usurp control of the Lodge and ruin Abdalla's business there. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 22:29:22 +0000 Rick Brough 13392 at http://kpcw.org Sky Lodge Revenues War Is Still At An Impasse PCMR Continues To Claim Validity Of Lease http://kpcw.org/post/pcmr-continues-claim-validity-lease <p>In the next couple of weeks, Third District Judge Ryan Harris is considering a large quantity of claims, allegations and legal arguments from both sides in the Park City Mountain Resort ski hill lawsuit.</p><p>In the past two weeks, the Judge heard oral arguments on three major disputes. Last week, the Mountain Resort - which had said it still has a valid lease of over 3,000 acres of its ski hill - said its lease was violated because the landlord, Talisker&nbsp;Land Holdings, in effect, sold the property to Vail Resorts. Rick Brough has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:55:18 +0000 Rick Brough 12207 at http://kpcw.org PCMR Continues To Claim Validity Of Lease