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In a well-known legal case, a classic conflict of property rights was featured. Red cedar trees, used only for ornamental purposes, carried a disease that could destroy apple orchards within a radius of two miles. There was no known way of curing the disease except by destroying the cedar trees or by ensuring that apple orchards were at least two miles away from the cedar trees. Apply the Coase theorem to this situation. Does it make any difference to the outcome whether the cedar tree owners are...

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Frs 140 Investment Property

Investment Properties Definition Investment property is property (land or a building” or part of a building” or both) held (by the owner or by the lessee under a finance lease) to earn rentals or for capital appreciation or both, rather than for: (a) | use in the production or supply of goods or services or for administrative purposes; or | (b) | Sale in the ordinary course of business. | Objective The objective of this Standard is to prescribe the accounting treatment for investment property and...

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The Effects of Owning Property

The Effects of Owning Property Author E.M. Forster’s notion that owning too much property leads to revolution is a worthy argument. After all, items of materialistic items have been, in certain instances, accredited to accounts of extreme misfortune. However, I beg to differ being that property and prosperity is an American dream. To own a home, in my opinion, is a sign of stability. Owning a property exempts one from paying rent or a monthly token for living purposes and enables one to virtually...

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Business Research in Property Management

Business Research in Property Management “Business Research is a systematic inquiry that provides information to guide managerial decisions” (Copper & Schindler, 2006). Business Research helps an organization make better and more efficient decisions when it deals with their goals and everyday workloads. In this paper, it will discuss how business research is used in property management when deciding the most reasonable rent amounts with the example on how Alliance Residential handles a market...

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The Justification of Private Property: Property Law

The Justification of Private Property Property Law JURI 25066EL Ryan Waschulzik 0271075 March 4th 2015 Words: 1772 Pages: 8 The notion of property is one that has long preceded us, or anyone we know. We know that the earliest social theory of property originated in the works of Saint Thomas Aquinas who had said that humans have a natural right to the use of or ownership of an unspecified amount of property. He also said that the amount of property to which you are entitled, is based...

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John Locke: Property Rights

John Locke: Property Rights Perhaps one of, if not the, most historically influential political thinkers of the western world was John Locke. John Locke, the man who initiated what is now known as British Empiricism, is also considered highly influential in establishing grounds, theoretically at least, for the constitution of the United States of America. The basis for understanding Locke is that he sees all people as having natural God given rights. As God's creations, this denotes...

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John Locke on Property

What Role Does Property Play In Locke's Political Theory? In Locke's political theory there is a large amount of emphasis put on property. Locke is using the word property to mean all that we can own: land, food, water, animals and so on. Therefore, it is mainly economics which Locke's work on property is concerned with, and specifically the “labour theory of value” which provides the role of economic regulation in his political theory. Locke believes the Earth was given to all men equally...

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Property Law Servitudes

The servitude pertinent to this matter is a praedial servitude, relating to two pieces of land, adjacent to each other. A paedial servitude is established over the servient property (The Trust) for the benefit of the dominant property (UCT) in perpetuity. A right of way typically confers a real right to benefit from the property of another. It affords powers of use and enjoyment to someone other than the owner. Section 63(1) of the Deeds Registry Act tells us that limited real rights are capable of...

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intellectual property

Intellectual property is the property generated in the process of intellectual activities. It can be possessed and used, and generated benefits. The major components of intellectual property include copyrights, patents, and trademarks. Similar to tangible property, intellectual property which is an intangible property is also protected by the law. The governments and parliaments have given the creators the rights as an incentive to produce ideas that will benefit society as a whole, by preventing...

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Transfer of Property

THE TRANSFER OF PROPERTY ACT, 1882 PERSONS COMPETENT TO TRANSFER (Section-7 ) Submitted by: Ananya mohapatra BBA-LLB (A) 5th Semester 1082015 PERSONS COMPETENT TO TRANSFER (Section-7) Every person competent to contract and entitled to transferable property, or authorized to dispose of transferable property not his own, is competent to transfer such property either wholly or in part, and either absolutely or conditionally, in the circumstances, to the extent and in the manner, allowed...

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