Lucas & Company, LLC

Boundary Retracement Cases

Boundary Retracement Cases, The Latest Case Law – Half Day or Full Day (Nominally 4.0 or 8.0 Contact Hours)
The vast majority of surveying work being performed by land surveyors in the modern era is retracement surveying. Original surveying work is still be performed, but nothing like when the United States was young and large grants in the east were being subdivided into smaller and smaller tracts, or when the vast public domain consisting of 1.5 billion acres of land was subdivided into one-mile squares. This course will study the latest case law on boundary retracement and the ramifications to the retracing surveyor. Real-world examples will be studied and alternative solutions will be discussed in a class-room environment. Power Point presentation.
OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.