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Unwritten Rights IV



Unwritten Rights IV – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief is McGlothlin v. Livingston, Oklahoma Court of Appeals 2011. The case deals with unwritten rights within the doctrine of “boundary by acquiescence.” The court opinion goes into an in-depth discussion of the doctrine and explains when the doctrine is applicable and when it is not. The Statute of Frauds, fences and a survey are involved and the decision helps to illuminate the land surveyor’s role in such cases. This is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 14 pages. This 16-Page document has a 10-Question examination based on the text of the newsletter and the attached cases.

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