Update: New Articles Published for December 2016

I’ve just published the December 2016 Issue of the California Supremes on Land and Water. In this issue I begin a review of the case Mansell Versus the City of Long Beach. This Supreme Court Decisions deals with issues related to tidelands, riparian boundaries, and land title. You can download … Continue reading

Update: In The Hopper – Public Surveyors

I wanted to let you guys know about a few items I’m working on related to the professional work of public surveyors: The first item is a lead article for the upcoming issue of California Surveyor Magazine. (This is the Fall 2016 Issue if the magazine.) The article is entitled … Continue reading

Event: San Diego “Determining Land Boundaries” Workshop

Landon Blake, the owner of Redefined Horizons, will be teaching a workshop entitled “Determining Land Boundaries” in San Diego, California on September 9, 2016. The workshop will be managed by Half Moon Workshops. Details on the time and specific location will be coming soon. You can learn more about the … Continue reading

Article: California Supremes on Land and Water – CRLS Versus The City of Fresno

This article is also available with graphics as a PDF. Article Series Introduction I’ve written more than once about how important it is for land surveyors to stay current with changes and clarifications in real property law. This is important because these changes impact how they practice land surveying and … Continue reading

Article: California Supremes On Land and Water – Ehrlich Versus The City of Culver City

This article is also available with graphics as a PDF. Article Introduction In this second article we are going to review the case Ehrlich Versus the City of Culver City. This case considers the legality of a development impact fee imposed as a permit condition on a property owner in … Continue reading