Appeals court sides with City, Apex

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club By Raquel Hendrickson | InMaricopa The Arizona Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the City of Maricopa and Private Motorsports Group after a lawsuit by a resident. Bonita Burks filed suit last year alleging a permit granted to PMG by the City for a private sports car recreation facility called Apex would cause her …

In appeals court, resident argues legal standing to sue Maricopa over Apex zoning

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club By Raquel Hendrickson | InMaricopa In a resident’s lawsuit against the City of Maricopa and a sports-car club, both sides presented their cases to the Arizona Court of Appeals on Wednesday. Bonita Burks sued the City and Private Motorsports Group after a permit was approved for Apex Motor Club. Apex is intended to …

Appeals court schedules oral arguments in Apex case

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club InMaricopa Oral arguments in a lawsuit against the City of Maricopa are set to be heard by the Arizona Court of Appeals in July. Bonita Burks sued the City in May 2017 after it granted a conditional-use permit to Apex Motor Club, owned by Private Motorsports Group, for development of land west of …

Apex lawsuit still stuck in appeals court

Disclosure: Rose Law Group litigators Evan Bolick and Logan Elia represented Apex Motor Club InMaricopa A lawsuit against the City of Maricopa over its zoning approval for Apex Motor Club is still slogging through the appeals court. Thursday, the court ruled on a transcript filing that was in dispute. Until a decision is reached by the Court of Appeals Division …

After court loss, anti-Apex group files campaign finance reports

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club By Mason Callejas | InMaricopa An organization in opposition to the planned private motorsports complex, Apex, filed campaign finance reports with the City of Maricopa after being threatened with nearly $13,000 in fines for failing to do so. “I think it’s everyone’s right to do what my clients did and to circulate a petition sheet on a matter …

Court releases opinion in Maricopa Apex case

Disclosure: Rose Law Group litigators Evan Bolick and Logan Elia represented Apex Motor Club in this case. By Kevin Reagan | Maricopa Monitor Giving developers a permit to build on 280 acres in Maricopa was an administrative act, the Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled, and not legislative. On Monday, the appellate court released its opinion on why it ruled …

Maricopa woman appeals decision on Apex law

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club By Kevin Reagan | Casa Grande Dispatch A Maricopa woman is appealing a Pinal County judge’s ruling that she doesn’t have standing to challenge the construction of a motorsports park. After Judge Robert Olson ruled against her last month, Bonita Burks filed a notice in Superior Court on Oct. 12 signifying her …

In letter, Apex opponents claim to call for settlement

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club  A letter submitted from Grant Woods Law to lawyers representing Apex Motorsports Club called for a settlement on how the complex will be operated. On Sept. 26, the law group representing Bonita Burks and Daniel Erickson, who are in opposition of the Apex development, submitted a letter obtained by PinalCentral to “discuss …

Apex Motor Club returns to P&Z for new permit

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club by Raquel Hendrickson | InMaricopa Fresh off victories in court, the officers of Apex Motor Club were back before Maricopa Planning & Zoning Commission on Monday seeking a development review permit. Private Motorsports Group, the limited liability company that is creating Apex, plans a private race track for high-end sports cars on the property …

Maricopa and Apex on track

Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Apex Motor Club InMaricopa In light of the recent court filings against planned, private racetrack Apex Motor Club, and the City of Maricopa, representatives from Apex say that they are not swayed in the least and will take the appropriate legal actions to ensure success of the project. “The one thing we’re confident of is our support …