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Official search with priority—registered land or seller’s title pending first registrationHow and when to search?An official search with priority will...
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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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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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Vitiation of an insurance policyAn insurance policy may be vitiated (or invalidated) if the insured:•misrepresents or fails to disclose any material...
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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
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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
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The requirements to obtain an EPC before a property is sold or let can be difficult to satisfy when social distancing measures...
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9th Nov
Precedents
An adaptable Word version of this Precedent can be saved, downloaded or printed from this link:Completion statement—saleThis Precedent is a template...
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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
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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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Nature of an easementAn easement is an incorporeal right enjoyed by the owner of a legal estate (dominant tenement) over land in the ownership of...
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9th Nov
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A good marketable title is shown where a seller is able to deduce a good title to the property he has contracted to sell. The seller is not required...
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9th Nov
Precedents
You are applying for registration of [insert details of property] at HM Land Registry and as part of that application you must disclose any overriding...
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9th Nov
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This Deed is made on [date]Parties1[name of person releasing the covenants] [of [insert address] OR incorporated in England and Wales with company...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications for the schemes providing for agricultural subsidies in England and Wales, which...
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9th Nov

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Where land is held on a charitable trust, it can only be disposed of in accordance with Part 7 of the Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011). Failure to comply...
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22nd Jan
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Further education corporationsFurther education corporations are corporate entities incorporated pursuant to either section 15 or section 16 of the...
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22nd Jan
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We have found no firm authority to confirm that the Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011) repeals any earlier legislative requirements in the context of...
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22nd Jan
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If the club is non-charitable but takes the form of a trust, there may be problems relating to validity of the trust. See Practice Note: How...
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22nd Jan
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A charity can only hold the title to land or property in its own name if it’s a charitable incorporated organisation or charitable company. In the...
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22nd Jan
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Sections 117–121 of the Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011) apply to disposals of charity land, not acquisitions.Where land is held on a charitable trust, it...
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22nd Jan
Practice notes
Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011), s 30 sets out the requirements for registering charities. Every charity must be registered unless they are an exempt...
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22nd Jan
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Exempt charity means any institution that is within Charities Act 2011, Sch 3 (CA 2011). Examples of charities included in Sch 3 are:•many educational...
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22nd Jan
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If a charity is proposing to:•mortgage property that it owns, or•acquire property with mortgage financethere are a number of issues that a prospective...
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22nd Jan
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If a charity is proposing to:•mortgage property that it owns, or•acquire property with mortgage financethere are a number of issues that the charity...
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22nd Jan
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A charity may be excepted from registration if it:•is excepted by Order of the Charities Commission (and complies with any conditions), and•has a...
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22nd Jan
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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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21st Jan

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