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Rent claims

Appropriation of rent and forfeiture Thomas v Ken Thomas Ltd [2006] EWCA Civ 1504 The question Who has the right to appropriate payments? The landlord or the tenant? If there are two months rent due and the tenant makes a payment equivalent to one month and appropriates it to the second month is the landlord bound to accept that position? Can he reject the appropriation in writing or verbally; or must he send the money back? What happens if he…

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