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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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19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
Practice notes
The general common law principle is that when a lease comes to an end any underlease automatically terminates.Consensual termination—surrender and...
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19th May
Q&As
The simple answer to this question is yes, there is a right to lop or cut back hedges or trees that belong to a neighbour and overhang your land. The...
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Produced in partnership with Brie Stevens-Hoare QC of Hardwicke Chambers 19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
Precedents
To [insert Adjoining Owner]Of [insert Adjoining Owner’s main address][Insert date]Dear [title]The Party Wall etc Act 1996Notice of proposed works –...
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19th May
Precedents
1This summary, which briefly sets out your rights and obligations in relation to variable service charges, must by law accompany a demand for service...
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19th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note provides guidance on claims for ‘use and occupation’ or mesne profits, and how and when double rent or double value can be...
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19th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the remedy of rectification for unilateral mistake. For rectification for common mistake, see Practice Note:...
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19th May
Q&As
This Q&A addresses the question of when a landlord, having served notice on a former tenant or a guarantor for payment of arrears pursuant to the...
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Produced in partnership with Alex Campbell of Arden Chambers 19th May
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains how to ascertain the location of property boundaries: the general boundaries rule that applies to HM Land Registry title...
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19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
Practice notes
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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19th May
Q&As
Pursuant to section 12 of the Torts (Interference with Goods) Act 1977 (T(IG)A 1977), involuntary bailees of goods are afforded the ability to sell...
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Produced in partnership with Georgia Whiting of 4 King’s Bench Walk 19th May

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Q&As
Will a periodic tenancy be regarded as monthly or quarterly where, the rent is demanded on a quarterly basis, in accordance with the expired lease,...
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Produced in partnership with Christi Scarborough of 42 Bedford Row 5th Jun
Q&As
If a commercial business tenancy (outside of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954) is in the name of two landlords and one tenant and the tenant addresses...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 5th Jun
Q&As
If a periodic tenancy starts on first of the month and a notice was served by pushing it under the tenant’s door on 1 June after 5pm requiring...
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Produced in partnership with Alexander Campbell of Field Court Chambers 5th Jun
Q&As
What is the status of a lease granted by a party who has no interest in the premises?In Mann and another company v Shelfside Holdings Ltd and another...
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5th Jun
Q&As
Where a licence is granted to occupy land and the licensee allows a third party into occupation who causes damage, can the licensor obtain possession...
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5th Jun
Q&As
Where a written periodic tenancy states that one month's notice must be given to terminate the tenancy, can the notice expire at any time or must it...
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5th Jun
Q&As
Where a neighbouring landowner has been in occupation of a field for a number of years under an informal agreement, is this a tenancy at will? How...
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Produced in partnership with Amanda Eilledge of Hardwicke Chambers 5th Jun
Q&As
Can you register an annual periodic tenancy at HM Land Registry?Pursuant to sections 3(3), 4(1)(c) and 27(2)(b)(i) of the Land Registration Act 2002...
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