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Negligence II



Negligence II – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief, Hanneman v. Downer, Nevada 1994, another classic case of surveyor negligence, this time in the PLSS context. When does a mistake constitute negligence? How is the “standard of care” established in court? Can a non-licensed individual testify as an expert on surveying matters? These question and more are asked and answered in this edition. This is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 10 pages. This 12-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.