Definition : Disturbances to enjoyment

Attack by a person whose effect is to prevent another from using the property of which he is the owner or possessed. Enjoyment disorders can be classified into two main categories: neighborhood disturbances and legal disorders. In the case of divided co-ownership, the Civil Code of Québec provides that a co-owner who suffers a grave disturbance to enjoyment as a result of the performance of work, notably because of a disturbance of serious enjoyment, is entitled to obtain an indemnity from the syndicate if the syndicate ordered the work or, if it did not, from the co-owners who did the work.

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