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Monthly Update

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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December

The December 2019 update is now available. Topics this month: Easements: Right of way - parking - loading and unloading. Landlord and tenant general: Consent in leases - reasonableness; Equitable relief from forfeiture - licence and possessory rights; Company...

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May

Topics for May 2019: Boundaries and Adverse Possession: Adverse Possession - physical possession - laying paving slabs. Business Lease renewal: Landlord and tenant Act 1954, s30(1)(f) - redevelopment and planning permission. Easements: Rights of way and a right to...

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April

Topics for April 2019: Easements: Statutory lease extension - modification of rights granted in existing lease Landlord & Tenant (General): Repairing covenant - specific performance; Forfeiture - s146 notice - triggering the right to forfeit Long Leases: Service...

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March

Topics for March 2019: Easements: Express and implied easements - Right of Way Long Leases: Collective Enfranchisement - Initial Notices under s13 LRHUDA93 Planning: Community Infrastructure Levy - Commencement Notice; Planning Use - Permitted Development Rights...

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