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a form of property ownership entitling the property owner to use, possess, or dispose of the property as he or she chooses during his or her lifetime
tenancy in common
co-ownership of property in which each party owns an undivided interest that passes to his or her heirs at death
the ownership interest of 2 or more co-owners of property whereby each owns an undivided portion of the property
a form of concurrent ownership of property in which each spouse owns an undivided one-half interest in most property acquired by the husband or wife during the course of marriage
an act equivalent to the physical delivery of property that cannot be physically delivered because of difficulty or impossibility
gift inter vivos
a gift made during one's lifetime and not in contemplation of imminent death, in contrast to a give cause mortis
gift causa mortis
a gift made in contemplation of death...if the donor does not die of that ailment, the gift is revoked
the mixing together of goods belonging to two or more owners so that the independent goods cannot be identified
property with which the owner has voluntarily partied and then cannot find or recover
property with which the owner has involuntarily parted and then cannot find or recover
property with which the owner has voluntarily parted, with no intention of recovering
money or coin, gold, silver, or bullion found hidden in the earth or other private place, the owner of which is unkown, literally found treasure
an agreement in which the personal property of one person (a bailor) is entrusted to another (a bailee), who is obligated to return the bailed property to the bailor or dispose of it as directed
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