Prop1 Class 9 – Acquisition by Gift

February 8th, 2018

Class 9 – 2/8/18

Acquisition by Gift

  • Introduction, 114-115
  • Problems, 115-116
  • Newman v. Bost, 116-122
  • Notes, 122-123
  • Gruen v. Gruen, 123-129
  • Notes, 129

The class notes are here.

This video illustrates the Livery of Seisin.

The is Joseph F. Van Pelt, the intestate in Newman v. Bost.


Here is the Van Pelt house.


Here is his grave. His obituary is here.


This is the Klimt painting at issue in Gruen v. Gruen.