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real right

noun

Legal Definition of real right

  1. :  a right that is attached to a thing rather than a person the right of ownership…may be burdened with a real right in favor of another person as allowed by law — Louisiana Civil Code

Additional Notes on real right

A real right is not restricted to real property since it can also be attached to movable property. Real rights include ownership, use, pledge, usufruct, mortgage, and predial servitude.


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