The following Environment Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
In researching this Q&A, we have been unable to find any exemption releasing the regulator from its rights and responsibilities as a riparian owner. However the riparian presumption can be rebutted in certain situations (see below).
There is a presumption that the owner of land adjoining a river or stream (ie the riparian owner) owns the river bed up to the centre line of the river or stream. If the presumption does not apply and the river bed belongs to a third party, the boundary is the water line when the river is in its normal state. There is also a presumption that the owner of the bed of the river has the right to fish in the stream, and to prevent other persons from fishing there.
In addition to the natural rights incidental to the owner
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to LexisPSL or register for a free trial.
Existing user? Sign-in
Take a free trial
This Practice Note examines why parties involved in a construction project may enter into an escrow agreement (or escrow deed) to set up an escrow account. It looks at the benefits of paying funds into escrow, how an escrow account operates and the provisions typically found in an escrow
Unlike many other countries, the UK has no unfair competition law. Brand owners seeking to prevent competitors from marketing ‘copycat’ products or using misleading advertising have to rely on a combination of different intellectual property rights. These rights include the common law right to
The Public Private Partnership (PPP) models are a popular way for governments to involve private investment, expertise and risk in procuring infrastructure, with the potential to deliver a project more efficiently and economically. One of the most popular PPP models for procuring infrastructure
What is rescission of a contract?The remedy of rescission is available to a party whose consent, in entering into a contract, has been invalidated in some way:•the effect of rescinding a contract is to extinguish it and restore the parties to their pre-contractual positions•the main grounds of
0330 161 1234
To view our latest legal guidance content,sign-in to Lexis®PSL or register for a free trial.