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Property : a contemporary approach

Title
Property : a contemporary approach / by John G. Sprankling and Raymond R. Coletta.
ISBN
9780314275547 (hbk.)
0314275541 (hbk.)
Edition
Second edition.
Published
St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, c2012.
Physical Description
xxxiv, 976 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 31, 2012
Series
Interactive casebook series.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages ix-x) and index.
Contents
The concept of property. Why recognize property? ; What is property
Owning real property. Adverse possession ; The vertical dimension of ownership ; Water law
Owning personal property. Rule of capture ; Finders ; Adverse possession of chattels ; Gifts
An introduction to intellectual property. Common law approach ; Copyrights ; Patents ; Trademarks
Estates and future interests. A short history ; Modern freehold estates ; Modern future interests ; Rules furthering marketability
Concurrent ownership and marital property. Concurrent ownership ; Marital property
Leasing real property. Creating the tenancy ; Condition of the premises ; Transferring the tenant's interest ; Ending the tenancy
Selling real property. The purchase contract ; The closing ; Title assurance
Private land use planning. Easements ; Land use restrictions ; Nuisance
Land use regulation. Basics of zoning ; Rigid zoning or flexible zoning? ; How far can land use regulation go?
An introduction to environmental law. Property and ecology ; Water and wetlands ; Land surface ; Atmosphere
Eminent domain. Defining public law ; Scope of public use
Takings. Foundation era ; A new doctrine ; The Penn Central standard ; Three categorical tests.
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