personal property

Personal property is a moveable good belonging to somebody.

Reports & Research
Training Resources & Tools
March 2011
Russia
Europe
Central Asia

The objectives of the study are to: a) increase understanding of the effects and effectiveness of the implementation of the local government reform launched in 2006; and b) assess the impact of a World Bank-supported intervention that aimed to enhance effectiveness of the reforms by increasing local capacity and local participation. In line with these objectives, the study assessed the perceived effects and effectiveness of the implementation of the local government reform in selected provinces.

Reports & Research
Policy Papers & Briefs
December 2012
Vanuatu
Eastern Asia
Oceania

Doing business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. It measures and tracks changes in regulations affecting 10 areas in the life cycle of a business: starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts and resolving insolvency.

Reports & Research
Policy Papers & Briefs
October 2012
Vanuatu
Eastern Asia
Oceania

This tenth edition of Doing Business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. It measures and tracks changes in regulations affecting eleven areas in the life cycle of a business: starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts, resolving insolvency and employing workers.

Reports & Research
Training Resources & Tools
December 2015
Mali
Africa

A country’s legal and judicial environment can help or hinder access to credit. In addition to the banking law governing the organization of the sector, the operations of credit institutions are subject to several laws. Four components of Malian business law are particularly relevant in assessing the position of creditors, the law on secured transactions, the law on collective proceedings, the law on information-sharing related to debtors (sometimes called the credit reporting law), and the law on collection and enforcement proceedings.

21 August 2017
Mexico

 

Pressure to sell their homes to the government has divided families, friends and neighbors, fueling distrust and the stigmatization of those who do sell

TEMACAPULÍN, Mexico, Aug 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Abigail Agredano fears her 96-year-old mother would not survive being uprooted from their hometown in the highlands of western Mexico, where its 400 mostly elderly residents are battling a  government plan to dam the nearby Río Verde.

Legislation & Policies
Legislation
December 1994
Kazakhstan

Article 2(1): 

"1. Civil legislation is based on the recognition of the equality of the participants of the relations regulated thereby, inviolability of property, freedom of agreement, prohibition of arbitrary interference in somebody's private affairs, indispensability of the free exercise of civil rights, and provision for the restitution of violated rights and their defence in the court."

Reports & Research
December 2016
Peru

La historia de Zenobia Romero López, mujer adulta mayor que sacó adelante a sus hijos con solo su trabajo en la tierra, en la comunidad de Uyuvirca,. Ella recibió los terrenos en herencia de su abuela materna pues creció a su lado, pero nunca tuvo el título de propiedad ni un reconocimiento oficial del Estado peruano, hasta el año 2009 que obtuvo un reconocimiento oficial.

Reports & Research
July 2014
Paraguay

El Estado compró 7.500 hectáreas de tierra para entregar a la Comunidad Tava Guaraní. Las tierras siguen siendo propiedad del Estado paraguayo. Por mucho tiempo se planteó combinar la propiedad familiar con la colectiva, propuesta rechazada por el INDERT, principal motivo por el cual no se podía avanzar en la titulación de las mismas. Finalmente el Estado lo aceptó.

Reports & Research
June 2014
Ecuador

El caso de la “Asociación de Maca Grande del Recinto El Palmar” remite a familias que viniendo de otra área rural, optan por un proceso migratorio campo-campo, accediendo a la tierra vía compra para dedicarle a la lechería

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Morocco

Date: 26 octobre 2016

Source: Challenge.ma

Pour améliorer la sécurité juridique des transactions foncières, le Code des droits réels subira son deuxième amendement depuis son entrée en vigueur en 2012. La chasse à l’acte sous seing privé continue au profit de l’acte authentique. par A.C.