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There can be only one lease at a time giving a right to possession and occupation of property. Consequently, if a landlord subsequently grants a lease...
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9th Nov
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The termination of a contract by reason of one party’s breach of contract arises as follows:•one party to the contract is in breach of contract•the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an overview of contract expiry and of the different causes of termination and ways to discharge a contract, including...
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9th Nov
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When a public body receives a claim form for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether the claim has been brought in time. For further...
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Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers what damages may be available as remedy for claims in tort, including negligence claims.For general guidance on damages,...
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Produced in partnership with Lina Mattsson of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
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When is a contract a void contract?A void contract is one that is wholly lacking in legal effect. A contract will be void where:•the parties contract...
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9th Nov
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The introduction of trial by a single justice was a response to a belief, on the part of the government, that the use of two or three justices to deal...
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Produced in partnership with Quinton Newcomb of Fulcrum Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note examines agreements entered into under sections 38 and 278 of the Highways Act 1980, considering the obligations they impose and,...
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9th Nov
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The purpose of this Practice Note is to provide a general understanding of the offences under section 1, 2 and 6 of the Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010). It...
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Produced in partnership with Joanne Kane of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on matters that have temporarily been altered to assist in the management of the...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Hancox of Nicholas Hancox Solicitors Ltd and Alistair Frew of Lodders LLP 12th Jan
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This Practice Note explains the main fitness to practise hearing before the Health and Care Professions Tribunal (HCPT). It deals with preparation for...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Renteurs of 2 Hare Court 12th Jan
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Facilitating the performance of a duty by public officialsFacilitation payments, also known as facilitating or grease payments, are generally small...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Furlong of Carmelite Chambers 12th Jan
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Express and implied contractual terms distinguishedContractual terms may be either express or implied:•express terms—are terms which are actually...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines the doctrine of consideration and the key role it plays in English law in determining whether a contract is enforceable.A...
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9th Nov
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Unlike many other countries, the UK has no unfair competition law. Brand owners seeking to prevent competitors from marketing ‘copycat’ products or...
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9th Nov
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An intention to create legal relations is requiredThere are various situations in which a court will hold that an agreement is not binding because,...
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9th Nov

Most recent Financial enforcement content

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Charging orders—procedure in the County Court Money Claims Centre (CCMCC cases)This Practice Note sets out the procedure in relation to obtaining...
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12th May
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Information hearing—procedure and ordersThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the...
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12th May
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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your...
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10th May
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This Practice Note explains the procedure for handling some of the most common residential service charge disputes under the Landlord and Tenant Act...
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Produced in partnership with Victoria Jones 10th May
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This Practice Note introduces the key implications that property practitioners should consider in relation to the coronavirus pandemic, including the...
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7th May
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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: County Court money claims—how and where to issue.Note: for information on the...
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6th May
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)The guidance detailing normal practice set out in this Practice Note may be affected by measures concerning process and...
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6th May
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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your...
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29th Apr
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Once the bankruptcy petition and supporting documents have been presented (or issued) at court, the first step the petitioning creditor will need to...
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20th Apr
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This Practice Note identifies some of the potential difficulties you may encounter when applying for an order for sale to enforce a charging order...
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Produced in partnership with Frances Coulson of Moon Beever 16th Apr
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This Practice Note explains what a third party debt order (TPDO) (previously known as garnishee orders) is as a means of enforcing a judgment debt,...
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15th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Note that pursuant to the Taking Control of Goods and Certification of Enforcement Agents (Amendment) (Coronavirus)...
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Produced in partnership with Pritti Amin of Moon Beever 14th Apr
Q&As
This Q&A relates to the procedure of commencing action to recover council tax in England.Pursuant to the Council Tax (Administration and Enforcement)...
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14th Apr
Practice notes
Duration of an individual voluntary arrangementAn individual voluntary arrangement (IVA) is an agreement entered into between an individual and their...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Allen of FRP 9th Apr
Practice notes
What is a CVA?A company voluntary arrangement (CVA) is an arrangement between a company and its creditors, supervised by an IP (who is known as the...
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9th Apr
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IntroductionPart 5 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (TCEA 2007) introduced new regimes for debt management and relief, although not...
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9th Apr
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An income payments agreement (IPA) is an alternative to an income payments order (IPO), used in circumstances where the bankrupt voluntarily agrees to...
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Produced in partnership with William Willson of South Square and Robert Smailes of Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group 9th Apr
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Nature of an individual voluntary arrangementAn individual voluntary arrangement (IVA) is an agreement entered into between an individual and their...
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Produced in partnership with Ali Tabari and Raghav Trivedi of St Philips Chambers 9th Apr
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Administration of the schemeThe scheme document will need to specify how the scheme of arrangement (scheme) will be administered and by whom. In...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Mallon of Skadden 9th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further details, see our Coronavirus (COVID-19) toolkit....
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9th Apr

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