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A review of Standard Commercial Property Conditions (Third Edition) and practical tipsThe Third EditionThe third edition of the Standard Commercial...
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19th May
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Overriding interests are interests which are binding on property even though they are not shown on the register. They bind both the registered...
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19th May
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What is a headline rent?In a falling market, landlords frequently offer tenants financial inducements to take a lease in order to maintain the level...
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19th May
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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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19th May
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A deed (such as a TR1) is valid and binding if the essential ingredients of execution as a deed, attestation and delivery as a deed are all present:...
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19th May
Practice notes
A starter tenancy is an assured shorthold tenancy granted by a registered provider of social housing (RP) and is similar to a local authority...
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19th May
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Ownership, leasing or any other permitted use of land normally requires access to it to obtain the benefit of the land. The public are allowed to use...
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Produced in partnership with Stuart King of Blackadders and Melanie Ballantyne of Blackadders 19th May
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Generally, the tenant remains liable for the rent even though the premises have become unusable. Consequently, leases normally contain a provision...
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19th May
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Date [date]Parties1[name of (first) Seller] [and [name of second Seller] both] [of OR incorporated in England and Wales (with company registration...
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19th May
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No suspension impliedA suspension of rent is not implied even where the tenant pays the cost of insurance. The tenant remains liable for the rent even...
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19th May
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Is the agreement a grazing licence or farm business tenancy?What is a grazing licence?A grazing licence is an agreement under which a landowner allows...
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19th May
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Defects in design, faulty installation or the use of inappropriate or inadequate materials when building a property can lead to significant problems...
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19th May
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EXPLANATORY NOTE: IN THIS PRECEDENT, INSERT THE NAME OF THE GUARANTOR WHERE PROMPTED TO DO SO. OTHERWISE, TO KEEP THIS DECLARATION IN LINE WITH THE...
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19th May
Q&As
The Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1994 (LP(MP)A 1994) sets out a number of covenants to be implied on a disposition of property,...
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Produced in partnership with Carl Fain of Tanfield Chambers 19th May
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See Practice Note: Modification and discharge of restrictive covenants—the statutory route in relation to the statutory route.Express releaseA...
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19th May

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Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS)—issues in corporate (private M&A) transactionsBrexit impact11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marked the end of...
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Produced in partnership with King & Wood Mallesons 16th Sep
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VAT TOGC clause—property sale contractIP COMPLETION DAY: The Brexit transition period ended at 11pm on 31 December 2020. At this time (referred to in...
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7th Sep
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Carbon issues for corporate transactionsIncreased emphasis on climate change and carbon emissions reduction is affecting corporate transactions. In...
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6th Sep
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VAT—transfers of a going concern involving land and buildingsThis Practice Note is about the issues that arise on a transfer of a going concern...
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Produced in partnership with Martin Scammell 16th Aug
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Key UK tax issues arising on the sale and purchase of an SPV owning UK commercial propertyTax is a key consideration when selecting an appropriate...
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Produced in partnership with James Meakin of Dentons 16th Aug
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Selling or licensing a databaseThis is the effect of regulation 23 of the Copyright and Rights in Databases Regulations 1997 (CRD 1997). CRD 1997 were...
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Produced in partnership with Henry Edwards of 8 New Square 16th Aug
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Warranties and indemnities—asset purchaseAn asset purchase agreement will typically include warranties and indemnities given by a seller in favour of...
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12th Aug
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Warranties and indemnities—share purchaseA share purchase agreement (SPA) will typically include warranties and indemnities given by the seller in...
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12th Aug
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Due diligence—share and asset purchasesThis Practice Note provides an overview of the purpose, nature and scope of the due diligence process that is...
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12th Aug
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CRC Initial Phase (Phase 2)—issues in corporate transactions [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The CRC...
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Produced in partnership with Angus Evers of Shoosmiths 11th Aug
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Environmental due diligence—share purchaseThe purpose of environmental due diligenceFor general information on share purchase, see Practice Notes: Due...
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11th Aug
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Land contamination—issues in corporate (private M&A) transactionsWhy is land contamination important in corporate deals?Land contamination concerns...
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Produced in partnership with ELM Law 11th Aug
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Environmental issues when selling a company or businessWhy do environmental issues need to be considered at the outset of a corporate transaction?It...
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11th Aug
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Environmental due diligence—asset purchaseThe purpose of environmental due diligenceThe purpose of environmental due diligence is to:•assess the risk...
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Produced in partnership with ELM Law 11th Aug
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TUPE—issues arising in property transactionsThis Practice Note examines the circumstances in which the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of...
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Produced in partnership with Jenny Andrews of Herbert Smith Freehills 11th Aug
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Hotel purchase—additional licensing enquiries1Definitions[In these enquiries, Hotel Business refers to [insert definition of the hotel...
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10th Aug
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Property schedule to asset purchase agreementSchedule 4The PropertiesPart AThe Freehold PropertiesProperty addressTitle number and quality of...
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10th Aug
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Freehold property due diligence report template for use in corporate transactionsSchedule [insert schedule number]1PropertyThe Property is freehold....
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10th Aug
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Lease summary due diligence report template for use in corporate transactionsSchedule [number]1Date of lease and current parties1.1Date: [date of...
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10th Aug
Q&As
Can an indemnity be provided by email exchange or does it need to be signed as a deed?In contrast to a guarantee, an indemnity is a primary obligation...
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Produced in partnership with Georgia Whiting of 4 King’s Bench Walk 10th Aug

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