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Ch 16: Property Law: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Property Law chapter of this Introductory Business Law Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about property law. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the definitions and concepts involving property law required in a typical introductory business law course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other introductory business law work.
  • Identify the property law concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

Who's it for?

This chapter of our introductory business law tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn property law and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding deeds, estates, trademark infringement or any other property law topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their business learning
  • Prefer learning business visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their property law unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in introductory business law
  • Don't have access to their business teacher outside of class

Why it works:

  • Engaging Tutors: We make learning property law simple and fun.
  • Cost Efficient: For less than 20% of the cost of a private tutor, you'll have unlimited access 24/7.
  • Consistent High Quality: Unlike a live business law tutor, these video lessons are thoroughly reviewed.
  • Convenient: Imagine a tutor as portable as your laptop, tablet or smartphone. Learn property law on the go!
  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Differentiate between real property and personal property.
  • Learn the extent of ownership of real property.
  • Describe interest in real property and estate types.
  • Study voluntary property transfer.
  • Learn about involuntary property transfer, such as condemnation and eminent domain.
  • Define intellectual property law.
  • Study the laws and penalties associated with trademark infringement.
  • Describe patent infringements and copyright infringement.
  • Understand patent protection and trade secrets.

12 Lessons in Chapter 16: Property Law: Tutoring Solution
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Real Property and Personal Property: Definition and Differences

1. Real Property and Personal Property: Definition and Differences

Much of business law deals with property. There are actually two different types of property: personal property and real property. This lesson explains the differences between these two types of property.

Extent of Ownership and Real Property: Air, Surface & Subsurface

2. Extent of Ownership and Real Property: Air, Surface & Subsurface

When you buy real property, you gain several different kinds of rights. You'll likely own a bundle of rights that includes more than just the surface area of the land. This lesson explains air, surface, and subsurface rights.

Interest in Real Property: Types of Estates

3. Interest in Real Property: Types of Estates

There are several different ways a party can own an interest in real property. There are possessory types of interests and non-possessory types of interests. This lesson explains the main types of real property ownership.

What is Voluntary Property Transfer? - Defining Title by Deed

4. What is Voluntary Property Transfer? - Defining Title by Deed

A conveyance happens when a property owner transfers property to a new owner. This is known as a voluntary property transfer, or title by deed. This lesson explains voluntary property transfers and title by deed.

Involuntary Property Transfer Case Study: Condemnation & Eminent Domain

5. Involuntary Property Transfer Case Study: Condemnation & Eminent Domain

Sometimes title to property transfers from one party to another without one party's consent. This is known as an involuntary property transfer. One type of involuntary property transfer is known as condemnation. The federal government has the power to condemn properties through its power of eminent domain. This lesson looks at a fairly recent Supreme Court case involving condemnation through eminent domain.

What is Intellectual Property Law? - Definition and Rights

6. What is Intellectual Property Law? - Definition and Rights

Intellectual property is a broad term that applies to many different types of original creations. Businesses use intellectual property law to protect innovative and marketable works created in someone's mind. This lesson explains this special type of property law.

Trademark Infringement: Laws and Penalties

7. Trademark Infringement: Laws and Penalties

Trademark infringement occurs when someone uses another's trademark without permission from that trademark's owner. There are various state and federal laws that protect trademarks. This lesson explains trademark infringement and the laws that cover trademark infringement.

Patent Infringements: Definition and Cases

8. Patent Infringements: Definition and Cases

Patent infringement is a complicated civil cause of action. There are many, various components to patent infringement. Generally, it's the use of a patented object without the patent owner's permission. This lesson explains patent infringement.

What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law

9. What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law

Copyright is a type of intellectual property right that protects certain original works. Copyright laws work to provide authors with exclusive rights to their works. Any unauthorized use could amount to copyright infringement. This lesson explains copyright law and copyright infringement.

Trade Secrets and Patent Protection: Protecting Intellectual Property

10. Trade Secrets and Patent Protection: Protecting Intellectual Property

A business must decide how to best protect its intellectual property. Sometimes that decision comes down to deciding between using trade secret or patent protection. This lesson explains the key differences between these two intellectual property protections.

Land Use Zoning: Definition, Codes & Types

11. Land Use Zoning: Definition, Codes & Types

In this lesson, we'll discuss the definition, codes and types of land use zoning. We'll cover the purpose of land zoning and how it works, as well as explore some common types of land zones.

Doctrine of Constructive Notice: Definition & History

12. Doctrine of Constructive Notice: Definition & History

Constructive notice allows someone to be notified of a legal action without actually being given notice. In this lesson, you will learn how this doctrine applies and a brief history of its origins.

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