Property   [Archived Catalog]
2018-2019 School of Law Bulletin

LAWS 509 - Property

Credits: 4

In this course, students are introduced to major concepts of property law, including the historical development of private property rights. The course will focus primarily upon the acquisition, characteristics, and transferability of property interests, as well as the relationship between privately held property interests in land and government regulation of that land for public purposes. Topics covered in the course will typically include adverse possession, estates, future interests, landlord tenant, easements, covenants, purchase & sale, deeds, and financing.

Prerequisites: None

Basis of Grade: Examination

Form of Grade: Letter