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Are usufructs like trusts?

Online Published Date : 10 July 2020 | Appeared in issue: Vol 34 No 5 - 10 July 2020

A “usufruct” is common way in which assets can be held and enjoyed in civil law systems. In essence they allow a person (the usufructuary) the use and enjoyment of an asset during their life, while another person (the owner) has a reversionary..