AC21: Identifying, Classifying and Locating Easements

Barry Savage · June 26, 2021
Course Type Duration Assessment CLE Credit Available
Internet On-Demand 1 Hour Yes 1 Hour

Easements and land access issues cause a significant number of disputes. This problem is often compounded when descriptions are written without consideration of what the true intent is. Often these descriptions are written in such a way that conflicting conditions are inadvertently created. Anyone dealing with land and land descriptions needs to understand how easements are created and how they are terminated.

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Barry Savage

Barry E. Savage is currently the manager of the Survey Products Group at the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Prior to his service at TVA he was in private survey practice for 10 years specializing in dispute resolution and expert witness services. He has surveyed several disputed state boundaries to resolve jurisdictional conflicts. Mr. Savage is an adjunct professor at Cleveland State Community College where he teaches courses in boundary law, geodesy, GIS, and surveying fundamentals. He has researched and retraced the historical surveys of Henry David Thoreau and has published several articles on the subject. Mr. Savage teaches exam review and continuing education seminars at various state and local conferences across the country. He has served as director of production for Cook and Spencer Consultants in Chattanooga. Mr. Savage was a senior designer at Psi Consulting Engineers where he worked on structural and environmental design. He was also a survey supervisor at Whitfield Engineering in Dalton, Georgia. Mr. Savage received his B.S. degree, with high honors, in Civil Engineering Technology from the University of Tennessee at Martin.

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  • 2 Lessons
  • 1 Quiz
  • Course Certificate