October 2009 Edition of The Lucas Letter – 1.5 Contact Hours
The case-in-chief, Graves v. Downey, Maine 2005, is a classic case of surveyor negligence. When does a mistake constitute negligence? What is the difference between a simple boundary dispute and surveyor negligence? These questions and more are asked and answered in this edition. This is a 2-Page Letter covering 1 Court Opinion consisting of 4 pages. This 6-Page document has a 10-Question examination based on the text of the newsletter and the case-in-chief.
OBJECTIVES: To enhance professional competency and improve practitioner’s knowledge of the law as it relates to the practice of land surveying.