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Adverse Possession
  • LK Shields
  • Ireland
  • June 19 2018

Vigilance is necessary to try to avoid claims for adverse possession of land. A recent decision by the Court of Appeal highlights the importance of

Reasonable Belief in Adverse Possession - 14 Years Later
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • November 9 2017

The doctrine of adverse possession arises from the Limitation Act 1980. Section 15(1) provides that no action shall be brought by any person to

Adverse Possession - Take Action Landowners
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • October 20 2017

A recent Circuit Court case on adverse possession is a cautionary tale for landowners. It highlights how an oversight can result in the loss of land

NJ Tax Court Addresses the Strange Confluence of Adverse Possession and Property Taxation
  • Day Pitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2017

When is a taxpayer entitled to a refund of property taxes mistakenly paid for property that the taxpayer does not own? The Tax Court of New Jersey

Real Estate Update - Farakh Rashid v Mohammed Rashid 2017 UKUT 332 (TCC)
  • Rosling King LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2017

Mr Mohammed Rashid (“M”) originally bought a property in 1989. He subsequently travelled to Pakistan with his wife because she was unwell. A Mr Farakh

Is It More Than Just A Simple Fencing Dispute?
  • Best Hooper
  • Australia
  • September 28 2017

It is not uncommon for, what would appear to be, a simple fencing dispute to subsequently turn into boundary dispute. In many cases, a Fencing Notice

Rights of way - refusal of access
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2017

Property litigation partner Emma Humphreys reviews the case of Gore v Naheed & Anr 2017 EWCA Civ 369.

Blaneys Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • July 3 2017

In Tracy v. Iran (Information and Security), the Court of Appeal upheld Ontario default judgments obtained against the State of Iran, which enforced

What Happens When a Landowner Encroaches Upon Public Property?
  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • USA
  • June 8 2017

At some point, a municipality and its leaders likely will be forced to grapple with the following question: Does a landowner have any rights if the

Supreme Court of Canada Bulletin - 1702
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • February 17 2017

The Mowatts claim title to a parcel of land located in Nelson, British Columbia. While they took possession of the disputed lot in 1992, their claim