We are pleased to announce the publication of two articles on professional ethics for land surveyors. These articles were developed as part of our upcoming course on Professional Ethics For Land Surveyors. The first article is entitled “Areas of Ethical Obligation For Land Surveyors“. The second article is entitled “The Weight of Monument Placement“.
The first parts of the online course on professional ethics for land surveyors will be available for free. We will post here when the course is available online.
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.
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The December 2016 Issue of the Cornerstone Boundary Surveying Newsletter has just been published. This issue contains for articles:
- “Going the Distance”. This article looks at the 4 types of distances we show on boundary survey maps.
- “GIS for Linear Boundaries – Part 2”. This article is our second in a series that explores how to apply GIS to the maintenance of linear boundaries.
- “A Review of Prewitt Versus Norsworthy”. In this article, I review a court case from Texas dealing with chain-of-title and adverse possession.
- “A Review of IBLA 181-291”. In this article, I review an IBLA decision dealing with dependent resurveys and the doctrine of boundary-by-agreement.
You can download the December 2016 Issue of the Cornerstone Boundary Surveying Newsletter as a PDF file.
You can also subscribe to the Cornerstone Boundary Surveying Newsletter and our other publications.