The prior responses are correct. In answer to your question about whether you have the right to use the easement assuming you have used it for 5 years, yes you do. Although a court judgment declaring you have the right to use the easement would convulsively establish such use, the whole basis of a prescriptive easement is that you have used the property in a manner hostile to the legal owner of the property. So you have a right to continue that use. Sometimes people decide to file suit to...