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Easements II



Easements II – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief, Ray v. King County, Washington Court of Appeals 2004, is another State of Washington case covering everything from basic easement law to advanced concepts in deed interpretation. Many easement cases revolve around the question of whether merely an easement was conveyed or the conveyance was in fee simple. This case is no exception. In addition, issues of abandonment, “easement” v. “right-of-way,” deed construction and interpretation, expert witness testimony, and monuments are also involved. This case is a through education in the law of easements. This is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 23 pages. This 25-Page document has a 10-Question examination based on the text of the newsletter and the case-in-chief.

OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.