A general introduction to the principles that govern the law of property in Manitoba and other relevant jurisdictions, including personal and real property, the doctrine of estates and legal and equitable title.
A combination of lectures, in class exercises in small groups, and question and answer are used in class.
A 30% closed book examination on the material covered during the first term will be held during the December examination period; and a final closed book examination on the entire year worth 70% will be held during the April examination period.
Recommended Text, but not required: Bruce Ziff, Principles of Property Law, 7th ed.; the Property Case Book (Prof. Short) will be made available on the class web site.