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1 The Grantor grants to the Grantee the right for the Grantee and his successors in title as owners or occupiers for the time being of...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
What is a letter of non-crystallisation?A letter of non-crystallisation is required by a buyer’s/lender’s solicitor to confirm that:•a floating charge...
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9th Nov
Precedents
[To be printed on Landlord’s letterheaded paper]Our Ref:Date:To: [insert name of Tenant]From: [insert name of previous Landlord] [of [insert address]...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
Wrongful interference with an easement is a private nuisance. The existence of the easement must be established for a claim to succeed.Not every...
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9th Nov
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The rule against derogation from grant applies in addition to any obligation of quiet enjoyment. It is not excluded by an express covenant for quiet...
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9th Nov
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In Scotland, at common law, a lease does not actually end on the specified expiry date (ish) unless:•either party gives correct and timeous...
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Produced in partnership with Kenneth S Gerber of Mitchells Roberton 12th Jan
Practice notes
Consecrated land—Church of EnglandFor the purposes of this section of this Practice Note, consecrated land means any land or building which has been...
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9th Nov
Practice notes
When property markets suffer a downturn, commercial tenants with properties that are surplus to requirements face significant difficulties in...
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9th Nov
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Manorial rights are relics of the feudal system of land tenure. They can still exist in relation to land that:•is former copyhold land, or•was...
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9th Nov
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Nature of mortgages and chargesMortgages and charges are distinct forms of security. A mortgage can be legal or equitable and involves the transfer of...
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9th Nov
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What is an authorised guarantee agreement (AGA)?Under an authorised guarantee agreement (AGA), an outgoing tenant guarantees some or all of the...
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9th Nov
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Millett LJ subdivided types of constructive trust into two categories, distinguishing between:•the constructive trust proper, where equity intervenes...
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9th Nov
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The Standard Conditions of Sale (SCS), currently in their 5th edition (2018 revision), are a set of standard conditions which are commonly...
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9th Nov
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Broadly, the doctrine of overreaching enables purchasers (which includes tenants and mortgagees) in good faith for money or money’s worth to rely...
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9th Nov
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A certificate of title (also known as a certificate on title) is a particular species of report on title.When solicitors are instructed to investigate...
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9th Nov

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Applicable law clausesThis Practice Note considers applicable law clauses also known as governing law clauses, proper law clauses or choice of law...
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15th May
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Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements—enforcementThis Practice Note considers the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements and its...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 15th May
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Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements—jurisdictionThis Practice Note considers the application of the Hague Convention on Choice of Court...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 15th May
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15th May
Practice notes
Summary assessment (prior to April 2013) [Archived]Archived: This Practice Note is based on provisions revoked on 1 April 2013. It is therefore for...
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15th May
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15th May
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15th May
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Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements—scopeThis Practice Note considers the Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements which applies to...
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Produced in partnership with Cara North of Lipman Karas 15th May
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15th May
Practice notes
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15th May
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Produced in partnership with Argyll Environmental and Burges Salmon 15th May
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The nature of a general partnership and its legal frameworkSources of partnership lawThe main body of law governing a general partnership formed under...
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15th May
Practice notes
Nature and types of agencyThis Practice Note is an introduction to agency. It describes the essentials of the agency relationship between the...
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15th May
Practice notes
The role of boilerplateThis Practice Note discusses the role and importance of the boilerplate clauses in an agreement. It identifies the boilerplate...
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15th May
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Fiduciary DutiesWho is a fiduciary?There is no comprehensive list of the relationships which give rise to the existence of fiduciary duties under...
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Produced in partnership with Keith Bruce-Smith and Oliver Bishop of Sinclair Gibson LLP 15th May
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Contract variationThis Practice Note summarises the law, guidance and practice relating to the variation of contracts and deeds. It explains how a...
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15th May
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Executing documents—deeds and simple contractsThis Practice Note summarises the law, guidance and practice relating to the execution of simple...
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15th May
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Entire agreement clausesThis Practice Note discusses the purpose and features of entire agreement clauses (also known as whole agreement clauses),...
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15th May
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DeedsUnder English law legally binding agreements can be made orally, in writing or by deed.This Practice Notice considers the circumstances in which...
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15th May
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Reasonable and best endeavoursThis Practice Note considers the terms ‘best endeavours’, ‘all reasonable endeavours’ and ‘reasonable endeavours’ that...
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15th May

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