LAW 516-001 – Property II
Negative easements limit another's use of his land, such as from obstructing light, air, or view, from blocking an artificial stream, or from removing a building's support.
Five types of negative easements are tolerated:
- Flow of light or air
- Support of a building
- Flow of an artificial stream
- Prevents all use forever
A negative easement can go in perpetuity unless it's transformed into a restrictive covenant.