Present and Future Estates in Land and Comparable Interests in Personality; Relations Between Owners of Present and Future Estates; Concurrent Ownership; Law of Waste; Landlord and Tenant; Traditional Duties With Respect to Condition of Premises; Landlord's New Duties to Maintain Premises; Landlord's Liability for Personal Injuries and Criminal Activity; Transfers and Termination of Leaseholds; Nuisance Law; Rights of Support; Riparian Rights; Underground and Surface Water; Easements and Profits; Real Covenants; Equitable Servitudes; Constitutional Limitations on Land-Use Regulations; Introduction to Zoning Law; Introduction to Other Land-Use Regulations; Contracts for the Sale of Land; Deeds; Land Descriptions; Adverse Possession; Recording Acts; Title Insurance.
The Seventh Edition of Strategies & Tactics for the MBE has been carefully revised by Steve Emanuel and is full of up-to-date advice on how to analyze Multistate Bar Exam (MBE) questions in all MBE subject areas (Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Real Property with Future Interests, and Torts). Steve Emanuel—author of the Emanuel Law Outlines and CrunchTime books in the MBE-subject areas—has passed the bar exam in several states (including New York and California) and worked with law students to prepare them for taking the MBE. New to the Seventh Edition: 30 additional Civil Procedure questions, all recently asked on the MBE and released by examiners, with detailed answers by Steve Emanuel Recently released actual MBE questions in Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Property, and Torts (also with detailed answers by Steve Emanuel) Key features include: Fully explained answers that not only analyze each answer option for each question, but also explain doctrines or rules that are necessary for answering the question and that you may not have encountered since your first year in law school Detailed advice on how to handle MBE questions in each of the MBE subject areas Step-by-step strategies for analyzing different question types Tips about how subtle differences in wording can change the meaning of an answer Strategies for “rewording” questions in your mind to make them easier to analyze Over 550 questions in the MBE topics (Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Procedure, Evidence, Real Property and Future Interests, and Torts) that were asked on past MBEs A complete MBE-style 200-question practice exam with detailed answers
Intellectual property has helped define our culture, our economy, and our lifestyle. This book provides a comprehensive survey of the entire field of intellectual property, including copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, unfair competition, and the right of publicity. It is designed to be reader-friendly and is up-to-date through October 2016, including many new important Supreme Court decisions in copyright, patent, and trademark law. It can be a study guide for an intellectual property survey course or used as a useful introduction or refresher for anyone interested in the field. The book focuses primarily on three main federal intellectual property rights - copyrights, patents, and trademarks - along with the new federal trade secret law and important areas of state law protection (such as the right of publicity).
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Personal Property: Rights of Possessors, Rights of Finders, The Rule of Capture; Bailments; Gifts Including Bank Accounts; Possessions and Adverse Possession; Estates and Future Interests; Construction of Deeds and Wills Concerning Present Possessory Freehold Estates; Classification of Future Interests; Special Rules Governing Future Interests; Landlord and Tenant Law; Servitudes: Easements, Covenants, Equitable Servitudes; Nuisance; Legislative Control Over Land Use: Zoning; Takings Clause; Housing Discrimination; Cooperatives; Condominiums; Homeowners Associations; Vendor and Purchaser: Land Sale Contract; Evolution of the Modern Deed; Conveyancing by Deed; Assurance of Title; Real Estate Finance.
Cases and statutory law are updated and the material reorganized; conforms with modern law school course in real property. Chapters open with brief outlines of the law encompassed within, providing an overview of rules in that area. This is followed by a series of factually-based problems designed to generate thoughts about how these rules could be applied in real life situations. In turn followed by statement of applicable law and analysis of legal issues raised, plus likely outcomes and current citations of the various laws.