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Presenter: Avinash Prasad PE, LS

Seminar Date:

Seminar Location: Secaucus, NJ

Holiday Inn Secaucus Meadowlands
300 Plaza Drive
Secaucus, NJ 07094
Phone: 201-348-2000

This seminar is closed or full.


Registration:                        8:00 - 8:30 am

Morning Session:                8:30 am - 12:15 pm

Lunch (On your own):         12:15 - 1:15 pm

Afternoon Session:             1:15 - 5:00 pm

Boundary Surveys

   Definition of a boundary survey
   Who can perform a boundary survey?
   When should a boundary survey be performed?
   What is a reestablishment boundary survey?
   Reviewing boundary survey procedure
   Cost and other considerations
   Pros and cons of boundary surveys
   Ethical considerations
   Preparing for a boundary survey
   Role of the survey in resolving boundary disputes
   Boundary dispute resolution techniques
   Boundary establishment methods
   Boundary retracement principles
   Reviewing boundary evidence
   Presenting boundary evidence
   Handling real life boundary disputes

Working with Deeds and Property Descriptions

   Types of deeds
   Parts of a deed
   Interpreting a deed
   Validity of a deed
   Elements of land descriptions
   Land description terminology
   Rules of construction for deeds
   Methods of land description
   Ranking the reliability of land description terms
   Writing a land description
   Best practices in writing descriptions
   Pitfalls in writing descriptions

Credit Information:

Who Should Attend

  • Attorneys
  • Engineers
  • Land Surveyors
  • Title Insurance Professionals

     8.0 New Jersey CLE Hours

Professional Engineers
     7.0 CE Hours

NJ Title Insurance Producers
     7.0 Title Insurance Credits

Professional Land Surveyors
     7.0 PDHs

Continuing Education Credit Information

This seminar is open to the public. HalfMoon Education Inc. is a New Jersey CLE Service Provider (No. 164), and this course offers 8.0 CLE hours to New Jersey attorneys.

HalfMoon Education is approved as a continuing education provider by the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance (Provider No. 30178). This course is approved for 7.0 title insurance continuing education credits.

This course offers New Jersey professional engineers 6.5 PDHs. HalfMoon Education is approved as a continuing education provider by the New Jersey State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors (NJ Provider Approval No. 24GP000000700). This course is approved for 7.0 PDHs for professional land surveyors.

Attendance will be monitored, and attendance certificates will be available after the seminar for most individuals who complete the entire event. Attendance certificates not available at the seminar will be mailed to participants within fifteen business days.


Avinash Prasad PE, LS

Mr. Prasad has more than 25 years of professional experience in the civil engineering, land surveying, and management fields. He has been a registered land surveyor in the states of New York and Connecticut since 2017 and 2004, respectively. Mr. Prasad is a doctor of philosophy candidate at New York University. His ongoing doctorate degree at NYU major is Construction Management and minors are Structural Engineering and Technology Management. Mr. Prasad has double masters of science degrees in Civil Engineering and Engineering Management from New Jersey Institute of Technology and a BS degree in Civil Engineering. He is a New Jersey state-certified emergency medical technician (EMT), emergency medical responder (EMR) and fire fighter (FF). Mr. Prasad is a Fellow of American Society of Civil Engineers, and he is an active member of several professional organizations such as AREMA, PMI, AISC, NYSAPLS, IPWE, IRT, and IIBE. His research papers have been accepted and published by several technical magazines including Railway Track and Structures. Mr. Prasad’s technical papers were accepted in AREMA and ASCE conference proceedings for presentations and or publications multiple times.

Tuition Costs:

Standard Tuition: $279.00
Online Tuition (pre-registration): $279.00
Group Prices
3 or more People: $259.00

Each registration includes one copy of a manual prepared by the seminar speakers.