naked title

naked title

Bare legal title to property,carrying with it none of the benefits of ownership.Usually the title held by a trustee,with the beneficiary holding equitable title.

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He parts away with his naked title but maintains beneficial ownership while he lives.
Da Ali G Show (C4, Friday)got off to a good start with the naked title sequence.
A: What was constituted between the parties herein is one of usufruct over a piece of land, with Rosario being the owner of the property upon whom the naked title thereto remained and Arlene and her family being two (2) among other unnamed usufructuaries who were simply referred to as her kins.