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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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Damages or injunction — the testThe primary remedy for breach of a restrictive covenant is a permanent injunction to restrain the breach. However, the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note covers the rights and responsibilities of a mortgagee in possession.RightsA legal mortgagee has a right to possession of the...
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9th Nov
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The meaning of the term ‘successors in title’ will depend upon the context of the use of the term and also the drafting of the relevant lease.A...
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9th Nov
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While this Practice Note primarily covers commercial property matters, it also touches on residential considerations.Time is generally not of the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note sets out the procedure for discharging a charging order over property, including the removal of any notices or restrictions on...
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9th Nov
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A surrender by operation of law occurs when the unequivocal conduct of both parties is inconsistent with the continuation of the tenancy. This is...
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9th Nov
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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
Precedents
Notice before forfeitureCoronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note covers what happens to a lease on disclaimer and the effect of disclaimer on tenants, guarantors and former tenants, applications...
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9th Nov
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The implied or deemed surrender and re-grant of a lease arises where an agreed variation of the terms of the original lease is so fundamental that the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note summarises the light obstruction notice (LON) procedure, explains the 19 years and 1 day rule and its relevance in respect of...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and tribunals have been...
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9th Nov
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Statutory compensation—which grounds are compensatable?Under section 37 of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (LTA 1954), the tenant is entitled to...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): During the current pandemic, legislation and changes to practice and procedure in the courts and tribunals have been...
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9th Nov
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Is there an interference with the right to light?Where a right of light has been established (see Practice Note: Establishing and maintaining rights...
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9th Nov

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Spurred on by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the government pushed through the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020). The...
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25th Jan
Q&As
Company voluntary arrangementsA company voluntary arrangement (CVA) is a statutory contract between the company and its creditors and is used by a...
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22nd Jan
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When a bankruptcy order is made, a bankrupt’s property normally automatically vests in the Official Receiver/trustee in bankruptcy. However, property...
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22nd Jan
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When a bankruptcy order is made against the co-owner of a property, the beneficial joint tenancy is automatically severed and the bankrupt’s estate...
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Produced in partnership with Sarah Finch of Hamlins LLP 22nd Jan
Q&As
In administration a company enjoys certain protection from creditors by virtue of a moratorium imposed by paragraph 43 of Schedule B1 to the...
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22nd Jan
Q&As
Administration is a form of insolvency with a view to the rescuing by the administrator of the company as a going concern or getting a better outcome...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 22nd Jan
Q&As
Can an LPA Receiver seek an order for possession?The right to appoint an LPA receiver under the Law of Property Act 1925 (LPA 1925) arises when the...
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22nd Jan
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The appointment of an LPA is a remedy available to a mortgagee seeking to recover sums due under the mortgage granted in their favour. The LPA...
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22nd Jan

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