sic utere tuo ut alienum non laedas

sic utere tuo ut alienum non laedas

‘use your own property in such a way that it does not harm others.’

Sic utere tuo ut alienum non laedas. So use your own as not to injure another's property. 1 Bl. Com. 306; Broom's max. 160; 4 McCord, 472; 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 2379.

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This is the doctrine sic utere tuo ut alienum non laedas, or '[u]se your property so as not to damage another's'.
The restrictions placed on the definition of property by the doctrine of sic utere tuo ut alienum non laedas mean that the right to regulate is further protected: where a regulation prevents property being used in a manner that infringes on the rights of others, it should be accepted that expropriation cannot be found.