Practice Relating to Rule 51. Public and Private Property in Occupied Territory
Section B. Immovable public property in occupied territory
Georgia’s Law on Occupied Territories (2008) states:
Article 5. Property Rights to Real Estate in the Occupied Territories
1. Any transaction related to real estate property and concluded in violation of Georgian law shall be deemed void from the moment of conclusion and shall not give rise to any legal consequences.
2. The right to property is protected in the Occupied Territories and is regulated by the laws of Georgia.
Article 6. Limitation of Economic Activities in the Occupied Territories
1. The following types of activities shall be prohibited in the Occupied Territories:
d) Use of national resources.