Property Law: Rules, Policies, and Practices, Third Edition / Edition 3

Property Law: Rules, Policies, and Practices, Third Edition / Edition 3

by Joseph William Singer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0735524920

ISBN-13: 9780735524927

Pub. Date: 01/01/2002

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

Joseph Singer's comprehensive Property casebook enters its Third Edition with a reputation for classroom effectiveness and social relevance. Distinguished by its clear explanatory material, Property Law, Third Edition, serves as the foundation for an enlightening and engaging course.

Students and instructors nationwide know they can depend on this

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Overview

Joseph Singer's comprehensive Property casebook enters its Third Edition with a reputation for classroom effectiveness and social relevance. Distinguished by its clear explanatory material, Property Law, Third Edition, serves as the foundation for an enlightening and engaging course.

Students and instructors nationwide know they can depend on this respected casebook for:

  • a unique viewpoint that combines a socially progressive sensibility with strong ethical coverage
  • full coverage of traditional topics,, such as access, relation among neighbors, common ownership, leaseholds, real estate transactions, land use regulation, and takings, as well as nontraditional topics, such as tribal property, slavery, body parts, frozen embryos, and more
  • cases and problems approach to teaching that promotes learning and class debate
  • extraordinarily clear explication of property rules and concepts

    This extensive revision features new material as well as refinements and improvements:

  • streamlined note material is more student-friendly
  • a new chapter covers intellectual property as it relates to the Internet, biotechnology, and new reproductive technologies
  • new major cases include A&M Records Inc. v. Napster, Upton v. JWP Businessland, Desnick v. ABC, Inc., Food Lion, Dale v. Boy Scouts of America and Boy Scouts of America v. Dale
  • developments in the law, such as the adoption of the Restatement (Third) of Property (Servitudes) and its effects on the law of easements, covenants, and equitable servitudes, and likely changes to the Fair Housing Act, are incorporated throughout
  • new problems based on recent cases stimulate class discussion

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  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780735524927
    Publisher:
    Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
    Publication date:
    01/01/2002
    Edition description:
    Older Edition
    Pages:
    1330
    Product dimensions:
    6.08(w) x 9.64(h) x 1.92(d)

    Table of Contents

    Preface
    A Guide to the Book
    How to Brief a Case and Prepare for Class
    Acknowledgments
    IAccess to Property1
    1Competing Claims to Original Acquisition of Property3
    2Trespass and Public Rights of Access to Property105
    IIRelations Among Neighbors197
    3Adverse Possession199
    4Nuisance: Rules Governing Relations Among Neighbors in the Absence of Agreement255
    5Servitudes: Public Regulation of Private Agreements Restricting Land Use359
    IIICommon Ownership of Property553
    6Present Estates and Future Interests555
    7Concurrent Ownership and Family Property639
    IVRegulation of the Market for Shelter733
    8Leaseholds735
    9Real Estate Transactions859
    10Fair Housing Law939
    11Zoning: Governmental Land Use Planning1043
    VProperty and Sovereignty1083
    12Regulatory Takings Law1085
    13American Indian Nations1183
    VIBeyond Real Property1201
    14Business Property1203
    15Intellectual Property1231
    16Property in People1263
    Table of Cases1301
    Table of Statutes1317
    Index1325

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