adverse possession

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adverse possession

Occupation of property by one not the true owner, openly, notoriously, and continuously. See statute of limitations; squatter’s right; proscription.
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In Karura Forest, NLC revoked 151 illegally acquired title deeds.
Mr Hamilton once boasted to the Daily Post -off the record, of course - that no-one would have either the resolve or the financial clout to challenge the murky transaction through which he acquired title to the Racecourse.
FEU duties have always been separate from title to land so, when your mother paid off the feu duty, it does not mean she acquired title.
Media appointed two new heads to its recently acquired title Worth on Monday.
France acquired title to the western third of the island of Hispaniola in 1697.
The acquired title will be folded into Manisses' Mental Health Weekly, which covers public policy, field developments, and business news of the $100 billion business of providing mental health and addiction services.
First, the accommodation party acquired title to the intended replacement property before the Sept.
The court held that the surface owner had acquired title to the mineral estate by adverse possession.
Lenders with a security interest in property or lenders that had acquired title to the property through foreclosure or other means primarily for the purpose of protecting a security interest would not be subject to liability.
The bank acquired title to the property 1 1/2 years ago after FSLIC, as receiver for FirstSouth, foreclosed on car man Otis Hardin and his wife Bobbie.
The Morrison Group also filed Briefs which question the veracity of Thomas but say that Thomas will lose even if his story is believed because Thomas never acquired title to the Bahia Emerald under the terms of his own testimony and pursuant to California law.
CapMan Plc ("CapMan") has today 15 June 2017 posted a security approved by the arbitral tribunal in connection with the redemption of the minority shares in Norvestia Oyj ("Norvestia") and thus acquired title to all the minority shares in in accordance with chapter 18, section 6 of the Companies Act.