Proper Handling of Lis Pendens Under the Eminent Domain Law

A “notice of pendency of action” (aka “lis pendens”) means providing notice of the pendency of a legal action in which a real property claim of title or possession is alleged.  [Code of Civil Procedure (CCP) § 405.2, 405.4]  A lis pendens is recorded against the property affected by the claim, following which any purchaser,…