West Headnote of the Day – February 5, 2010

February 5, 2010

West's Key 1 Abandoned and Lost Property
West's Key 1II Finding Lost Goods
West's Key 1k10 k. In General; Loss of Property.

“Mislaid” property is property which owner intentionally places where he can again resort to it and then forgets.
Kimbrough v. Giant Food Inc., 339 A.2d 688 (Md. Ct. Spec. App. 1975)

Suggested by Nicholas Phillips; University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, MD

1 Abandoned and Lost Property