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2020

December

Topics this month: Co-ownership: Joint Tenancy - severance. Landlord and Tenant (General): Forfeiture and CRAR - coronavirus; Service charges - role of landlord-s -conclusive- certificate; Vacant possession - reinstatement of fixtures and chattels. Mortgages: Mortgage...

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November

Topics this month:   Business Lease Renewal: Lease renewal terms - electronic communications site Landlord and tenant (General): Commercial landlord and tenant - Declaratory relief regarding insurance provisions; Breach of Covenant - obligations to remove...

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October

Topics this month Boundaries and adverse possession: Adverse possession - stone under the surface - construction and repair of forest roads and tracks and ramps for harvesting and quarrying Co-ownership: Declaration of Trust - Order for Sale Long Leases: Section...

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July

Topics this month: Boundaries and adverse possession: Boundaries - extrinsic evidence - photograph - when an appeal will be allowed. Co-ownership: Sale of land by court order - is one co-owner allowed to buy out without the sale being tested on the market? Landlord...

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June

Topics this month: Landlord and tenant (General): Mutual enforcement clause - implied term - duty to enforce covenant Long Leases: Service Charges - s20B - interim demands; Service Charges - apportionment; Service Charges - costs of proceedings - s20C - preparing...

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May

May 2020 Topics covered this month: Landlord and Tenant (General): Coronavirus- restrictions on CRAR, statutory demands and winding up; Waiver of right to forfeit Long Leases: Breach of covenant - holiday lets; Breach of covenant by sub tenant- liability of lessee...

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April

April 2020 Topics covered this month: Co-ownership and estoppel: Estoppel - sale and rent back - agency - s2 of the 1989 Act Landlord and tenant (General): Coronavirus - protection from forfeiture - rent - commercial premises. Long leases: Collective Enfranchisement -...

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March

Topics this this month: Long Leases: Service Charges - reasonableness - jurisdiction of the county court and of the First Tier Tribunal; FTT must assess evidence - burden of proof. Mobile Homes: Security of tenure - site owners lease - protection after site sold;...

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February

Topics this month: Landlord and Tenant (General): Forfeiture - Waiver of right to forfeit by exercise of CRAR; Commercial Lease - breach of the covenant for quiet enjoyment - offer of compensation. Long Leases: Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 - First Refusal - exempt...

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