Property law
Property law is the area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property (land as distinct from personal or movable possessions) and in personal property, within the co...
Intruders came into Ana Ortiz's apartment and robbed her. The people who took her money weren't criminals, but officers with the NYPD.
Under New York City\'s opaque and arbitrary civil forfeiture system, seizing money from a woman not accused of a crime is a perfectly legal thing to do.
Law enforcement took more stuff from people than burglars did last year - The Washington Post
Here's an interesting factoid about contemporary policing: In 2014, for the first time ever, law enforcement officers took more property from American citizens than burglars did. Officers can take cas...
West Seattle couple leaves all their assets — $847,215 — to Uncle Sam
West Seattle residents Peter Petrasek and his wife, Joan, willed their entire estate to “the United States of America.” Americans often go to great lengths to keep the government off their assets. Bu...
Unbelievable “nail houses” around the world
In China, a "nail house" is a home whose resident refuses to leave in order to make way for new construction. Builders have to elaborately construct around it, often leaving behind an eyesore so aweso...
Foundation Real Estate Advisors | Articles and Learning
Foundation Real Estate Advisors provides educational articles on commercial real estate, understanding lease types, and basic lease terms.
Lease - Understanding Rent, Lease Types, and Additional Rent
The typical lease types are most commonly: Full Service Gross (FSG), Modified Gross (MG), Industrial Gross (IG), Net (N), and Triple Net (NNN).
Estate planning
http://www.MondayMentor.com Attorney and asset protection expert JJ Childers discusses Estate Planning. For more info visit http://www.MondayMentor.com.
Asset forfeiture
Asset forfeiture or asset seizure is a form of confiscation of assets by the state. It typically applies to the alleged proceeds or instruments of crime. This applies, but is not limited, to terrorist...
Condominium
A condominium, or condo, is the form of housing tenure and other real property where a specified part of a piece of real estate (usually of an apartment house) is individually owned. Use of land acces...
Condominium - Wikipedia
Eminent domain
Eminent domain (United States, the Philippines), compulsory purchase (United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland), resumption (Hong Kong), resumption/compulsory acquisition (Australia), or expropriation (So...
Personal property law
Property law is the area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property (land as distinct from personal or movable possessions) and in personal property, within the co...
Real property law
Property law is the area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property (land as distinct from personal or movable possessions) and in personal property, within the co...
Trust (law)
In common law legal systems, a trust is a relationship whereby property is held by one party for the benefit of another. A trust is created by a settlor, who transfers some or all of his or her proper...
Will (law)
A will or testament is a legal declaration by which a person, the testator, names one or more persons to manage his or her estate and provides for the distribution of his or her property at death. For...
Will (law) - Wikipedia
Water law
Water law is the field of law dealing with the ownership, control, and use of water as a resource. It is most closely related to property law, but has also become influenced by environmental law. Beca...
Aboriginal title
Aboriginal title is a common law doctrine that the land rights of indigenous peoples to customary tenure persist after the assumption of sovereignty under settler colonialism. The requirements of pro...
Aboriginal title - Wikipedia
Enclosure (disambiguation)
Enclosure is the process of converting common land into private land.Enclosure or enclosed may also refer to:
Enclosure (disambiguation) - Wikipedia
Freedom to roam
The freedom to roam, or everyman's right is the general public's right to access certain public or privately owned land for recreation and exercise. The right is sometimes called the right of public a...
Intellectual property law
Intellectual property (IP) is a legal term that refers to creations of the mind. Examples of intellectual property include music, literature, and other artistic works; discoveries and inventions; and ...
Intellectual property law - Wikipedia