Res nullius


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RES NULLIUS. A thing which has no owner. A thing which has been abandoned by its owner is as much res nullius as if it had never belonged to any one.
     2. The first possessor of such a thing becomes the owner, res nullius fit primi occupantis. Bowy. Com. 97.

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Comparando a ambos, se observa que una categoria desconocida para Gayo fue la de las res communes; las res publicae del jurista albergan a las res universitatis (7); y las res nullius del emperador son las viejas res divini iuris de Gayo (8).
Fishing in the high seas is based on res nullius, with resources belonging to no one until they are claimed (Listner 2015).
As noted by Geir Ulfstein, "[t]he legal difference between the two concepts is that sovereignty over terra nullius may be acquired by occupation (equating the notion of terra nullius with res nullius (150)), whereas res communis cannot be the object of occupation.
Lueck) The Roman Emperor Justinian further proposed that property which was intentionally abandoned by its owner (res derelicta) turned into a res nullius and could thereafter be claimed by any individual who found it (known as occupatio.
Res Nullius Pat O'Donnell 6th, 6f handicap, Naas, July 10 After ten runs you would think this four-year-old daughter of Rakti does not possess too many secrets from the handicapper, but a couple of recent efforts give hope there is a handicap to be won with her.
Muchos sistemas juridicos establecen por ejemplo que aquel que encuentra un objeto abandonado, una res nullius (cosa de nadie).
1 de la Ley del Patrimonio Historico Espanol de 1985, un bien subacuatico no es res nullius sino que siempre tiene dueno y, ademas, la nocion de Zona Arqueologica encaja mal en el patrimonio Subacuatico.
of Minnesota) argues that as currently constituted within the doctrine of res nullius ("things or space which cannot be governed and therefore belong to no-one"), such an idea of commons categorically overlaps with the legal category of terra nullius, a colonial doctrine of sovereignty used by European states to dispossess indigenous peoples of their land.
Si este ultimo ha sido la consecuencia de una suerte de territorializacion de la nocion de res nullius, es porque ella es parte de una tradicion aun presente en la historia de la soberania nacional.
Las minas son como res nullius, cosas sin dueno; originariamente no corresponden a nadie, ni a particulares ni al Estado, pero este como personificacion de la colectividad y tutor de un interes general se atribuye la propiedad de las minas para adjudicar mediante la concesion a favor de los individuos que se consideren capaces de explotarlas y reunan las condiciones que la ley exija.
En el ejercicio de la actividad humana sobre la Naturaleza, en el texto concretado en el ejercicio de la caza, asi el estado de res nullius de la Naturaleza, (de la fauna silvestre) es solo transitorio, solo es un para si hasta que es intervenida por la accion humana (de cazar) y de ese modo la posesiona.
Los zorros son ferae naturae, y el unico modo de apropiarlos, como lo es de toda res nullius, es la ocupacion (64).