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Property : a contemporary approach

Title
Property : a contemporary approach / by John G. Sprankling, Professor of Law, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and Raymond R. Coletta, Professor of Law, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.
ISBN
9781628101980
1628101989
9781634599665 (pbk. teacher's manual)
1634599667 (pbk. teacher's manual)
Edition
Third edition.
Publication
St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, [2015]
Physical Description
xxxvi, 988 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Teacher's manual 629 pages ; 28 cm.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
February 11, 2016
Series
Interactive casebook series.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references 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.
Genre/Form
Casebooks.
Trials, litigation, etc.
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