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Property Disputes weekly highlights—15 July 2021

Published on: 15 July 2021
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Property Disputes weekly highlights—15 July 2021
  • In this issue:
  • Enforcing security and property insolvency
  • Making sense of company voluntary arrangements (CVAs) post New Look and Regis
  • Business tenancies
  • No pandemic clause suspending rent during lockdown in a Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 renewal—the risk to business from coronavirus (COVID-19) is a tenant risk (Poundland Ltd v Toplain Ltd)
  • Break options and notices
  • Break clauses and vacant possession (Capitol Park Leeds v Global Radio)
  • Rents and rates
  • Correcting a mistake in an RPI rent review clause (Monsolar IQ Ltd v Woden Park Ltd)
  • More...

Article summary

This week's edition of Property Disputes weekly highlights includes: a summary of recent measures and guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19), a County Court decision on the inclusion of pandemic rent reduction clauses in a business lease renewal and Court of Appeal cases concerning whether a tenant had provided vacant possession to validly exercise a break option, when a court will correct a mistake in a rent review clause, whether performance of caretaking responsibilities can be sufficient to establish actual occupation of registered land and whether an entrance door to a flat was a landlord’s fixture. It also includes further analysis of the position for landlords following recent decisions on company voluntary arrangements. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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