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Standard of Care I



Standard of Care I – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief is YBP & CSR v. Burgess & Survco Co., Montana 1992. What is the standard of care owed by the practicing professional land surveyor? Is it a local standard of care or is the standard universal? What happens when the land surveyor in private practice is up against a federal agency with a seemingly unlimited budget and resources? Does the standard change? Explore these and other questions in this is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 11 pages. This 13-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.