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Fall 2020
5408 Property - ZALE- 14072

Professor(s): Kellen Zale (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: 1st Year - Part-Time 

Time: M 6:00p-8:00p  T 6:00p-7:20p   Location: KH202  Krost Hall

Course Outline: This course covers the basics of property law. We will examine what makes property rights distinctive; how property rights are created, transferred, and destroyed; and what the powers and duties of property owners are. This course will serve as a foundation for a variety of upper-division courses, including land use, environmental law, intellectual property, and commercial law.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus revised 8/31/2020

Course Notes: HyFlex  This 1L course has a classroom assigned. The extent to which that room will be used during the semester is up to the instructor and may vary during the semester. When the classroom is used by an instructor, those class sessions will be operated in “HyFlex” mode: remote presence is available to any student via internet videoconferencing, and recordings will be available. More details should be made available from the instructor via their syllabus or via other means as the start of the semester nears.


First Day Assignments: Dukeminier, pages 1-22; Supplemental required reading - Ghen v. Rich [posted on class Blackboard page]

Final Exam Schedule: 12/14 6-10pm      

This course will have:
Exam: Yes
Paper: No

Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306:

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Required Course)

Course Materials (7/28/2020 3:26:52 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: (1) Dukeminier, Krier, et al., Property Concise Edition (2nd ed.) (2) Edwards, Estates in Land and Future Interests: A Step-by-step Guide (5th ed.)