Property



SLN #: 15889
Course Prefix: LAW-523
Course Section: 001
Credit Hours: 4
Instructor(s): Rosati

Course Description:
This course is the basic introduction to the law of property. It covers such topics as acquisition of property rights through first possession, acquisition of property rights through subsequent possession (adverse possession and gift), an introduction to estates in land (fee simple and defeasible estates), a brief look at trusts, transfers of interests in property (deeds, mortgages, recording systems), land use regulation through nuisance, land use regulation through servitudes (easements and covenants), land use regulation through zoning, and the increasingly important topic of eminent domain.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 4
Grading Option: Numeric Grade or Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Final Exam Given: Yes
Final Exam Type: In-Class
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Additional Attendance Policy: Yes
Online Course Site: None