"Reformulating the Structure of Estates: A Proposal for Legislative Action"

Michigan Law Authors
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Publish Date
1984
Publication
Real Property
Publication Type
Book Chapter
Abstract

Professor Waggoner points out various major inadequacies of the present structure of estates and traces them to the distinctions between conditions and limitations, between conditions precedent and conditions subsequent, and between reversionary and nonreversionary interests. Eschewing such distinctions as artificial, he pre- sents a reformulated structure of possessory and future interests and urges its enactment into law.

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