affirmative easement

Definition of "affirmative easement"
  1. An affirmative easement is a legal right that allows an individual to perform specific actions on another person's property, which would otherwise be considered trespassing or causing a nuisance without this right
How to use "affirmative easement" in a sentence
  1. The Smiths granted the Johnsons an affirmative easement to use their driveway for access to their property.
  2. The city has an affirmative easement to run a sewer line underneath a private property.
  3. The mill owner has an affirmative easement to divert water from the stream through their mill.

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