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Is any type of a Compulsory Purchase Order (under the Planning Act 2008, Electricity Act 1989, etc) subject to disclosure rules in terms of evidence?...
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Produced in partnership with Sarah Fitzpatrick of Norton Rose Fulbright 6th Jun
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Are the Crichel Down Rules (for the disposal of surplus land acquired by, or under the threat of, compulsion) a statutory requirement for local...
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What are the consequences where an acquiring authority fails to serve notice on the correct owner of land which has been compulsorily purchased, where...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Willmore 6th Jun
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Where an investment owner does not physically occupy a property, will they still qualify for compensation under either a blight notice or compulsory...
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Produced in partnership with Kevin Leigh of No 5 Chambers 6th Jun
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Do you have a any guidance notes on the making of a deed poll after the expiry of the notice to treat or notice to enter where land comprised within a...
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Produced in partnership with Harriet Townsend of Cornerstone Barristers 6th Jun
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What is the formal procedure for appropriating land for planning purposes? Who makes the appropriate decision for the purposes of section 203 of the...
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Where a local authority is proposing to dispose of land in reliance on the General Disposal Consent 2003, should the valuer they instruct to assess...
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Produced in partnership with Tracy Lovejoy LLB of Lanyon Bowdler LLP 6th Jun
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What is the limitation period for submission of a claim for injurious affection and/or disturbance following completion of constructions works?In the...
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5th Jun
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When does the ability to apply for a certificate of appropriate alternative development arise when an interest is proposed to be acquired pursuant to...
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What guidance is available for the making of a reference to the Upper Tribunal in respect of a claim for compensation under a compulsory purchase...
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Can an acquiring authority's and/or the costs of the inspector be awarded against an objector in relation to a CPO inquiry?The general rule on costs...
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