LLB Introduction to French Property Law

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Module description:

Students will study:

  • Historical origins of French property law
  • Constitutional and sociological foundations of property law
  • Constitutive elements of ownership
  • Characteristics of ownership
  • Acquisition by contract
  • Protection and proof of ownership
  • Loss of ownership
  • Usufruct
  • 'Servitudes': Constructive elements of possession.
  • Legal conditions of possession
  • Legal effect of possession for movables and immovables
  • 'Occupation'
  • 'Accession'
  • Protection of possession
  • 'Troubles du voisinage'