Article 527. Good faith is always presumed, and upon him who alleges bad faith on the part of a possessor rests the burden of proof. (434)
Article 550. The costs of litigation over the property shall be borne by every possessor. (n)
Article 554. A present possessor who shows his possession at some previous time, is presumed to have held possession also during the intermediate period, in the absence of proof to the contrary. (459)
q1: in a lot dispute between neighbors,
neighborA accuses neighborB of encroachment, who shall pay the land surveyour to determine if encroachment really happened?
Q2: can neighbor1 force neighbor2 to agree to terms that whoever lost the argument, will pay the surveyour?
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