How Facebook Clinched Its Campus Approvals

Law360, New York (March 27, 2013, 9:02 PM EDT) -- A series of environmentally focused pledges along with community outreach beyond what was negotiated from Facebook Inc. went a long way in securing approval for the company's proposed Menlo Park, Calif., campus expansion — and other developers and their attorneys should take notes, local officials say.

Facebook snagged the green light Tuesday from the Menlo Park City Council for the second phase of its ambitious office campus expansion that will allow it to build a new 433,555-square-foot building on its 22-acre west campus. The approval comes...
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