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The UCC Did Not Displace South Carolina's Common Law Rule Regarding Standing Timber: Epstein v. Coastal Timber Co.

CASE OVERVIEW According to South Carolina law, a mortgage on real property includes the standing timber unless the mortgage excepts it. The Uniform Commercial Code has not displaced this common law rule. Specifically, Section 2-107(2) does not transform all standing timber from realty into...