Parol Evidence IV – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief is Steinherz v. Wilson, Supreme Judicial Court of Maine 1998. A developer working on the cheap, hires a surveyor to put the plat together piecemeal and then to stake the lots as needed, creating lots that do not conform to the plat. One client is shown a piece of property and then, in essence, sold another based on an actual on-the-ground survey. Litigation ensures. This is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 5 pages. This 9-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.