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The Solicitors Regulation Authority’s (SRA) Handbook (SRA Handbook 2011) which contains the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s Code of Conduct (SRA...
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9th Nov
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Effect of appointmentA fixed charge receiver is appointed under a legal charge or mortgage and only has power to deal with and dispose of the charged...
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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
Precedents
Transfer of partPrecedent transferAn adaptable Word version of the precedent form TP1 can be downloaded, saved or printed from this link:Drafting...
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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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Precedents
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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This Deed is made on [insert date]PARTIES1[insert name of the owner of the Servient Land] [ of [insert address] OR incorporated in England and Wales...
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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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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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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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What is a Quistclose trust?A Quistclose trust is an example of an ‘automatic’ resulting trust, ie a trust which arises where property is transferred...
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A benevolent fund is an institution, including a body of trustees, which holds funds on trust for the purpose of relieving poverty amongst a defined...
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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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The third edition of the Standard Commercial Property Conditions was published on 27 April 2017 a...
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Disposal and devolutionThe equity of redemption arises as soon as the mortgage is made. It is an interest in the land which the mortgagor...
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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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Produced in partnership with David Nicholls of Landmark Chambers 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Natasha Dzameh of St John's Chambers 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Steve Innes of 4 New Square 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Simon Passfield of Guildhall Chambers 15th May
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Voluntary arrangement of general partnershipsIn addition to the better-known company voluntary arrangements (CVAs) and individual voluntary...
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Produced in partnership with Phillip Patterson of Hardwicke Chambers 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor James of Trowers & Hamlins LLP 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Cathryn E Williams of Crowell & Moring LLP 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Carolyn Jones 15th May
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Produced in partnership with Tim Carter of Stevens & Bolton LLP 15th May
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