Rights of light

Rights of light guidance:

Does a right to light exist? An owner of land has no natural right to light at common law. Accordingly, it must be established that the right has been obtained by grant...

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Produced in partnership with Kate Andrews of Hamlins LLP PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL [insert name and address of surveyor] [insert date] Dear [insert name of surveyor] [insert...

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Produced in partnership with Browne Jacobson LLP Claim No. [insert claim number]. [IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE [BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN...

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Introduction Section 203 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 (HPA 2016) confers powers to override easements and other rights benefitting adjoining land in connection...

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Produced in partnership with Browne Jacobson LLP Claim No. [insert claim number]. [IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE [BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN...

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STOP PRESS: Note that amendments to CPR PD 22 regarding statements of truth will come into force on 6 April 2020. The changes address the issue of cases where a witness...

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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 of light) but there...

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This Practice Note sets out the issues that a developer should consider in respect of rights of light (ROL) insurance and the common requirements, terms and coverage of a...

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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 applying for a temporary...

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This Practice Note covers the practice and procedure for property-related claims in the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) (UT) and the type of claims which may be heard by...

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Introduction A site that is ripe for redevelopment can also be laden with different interests, with varying degrees of legal protection. Landlords that are looking to...

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This schedule can be used to collate details of occupiers, the status of occupation, important dates, notices to be served and key issues when dealing with a vacant...

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