Party Walls: Law and Practice Fourth edition
One Year Subscription Only Terms
Subscribers receive the product(s) listed on the Order Form and any Updates made available during the annual subscription period. Shipping and handling fees are not included in the annual price.
Subscribers are advised of the number of Updates that were made to the particular publication the prior year. The number of Updates may vary due to developments in the law and other publishing issues, but subscribers may use this as a rough estimate of future shipments. Subscribers may call Customer Support at 800-833-9844 for additional information.
Subscribers may cancel this subscription by: calling Customer Support at 800-833-9844; emailing email@example.com; or returning the invoice marked 'CANCEL'.
If subscribers cancel within 30 days after the product is ordered or received and return the product at their expense, then they will receive a full credit of the price for the annual subscription.
If subscribers cancel between 31 and 60 days after the invoice date and return the product at their expense, then they will receive a 5/6th credit of the price for the annual subscription. No credit will be given for cancellations more than 60 days after the invoice date. To receive any credit, subscriber must return all product(s) shipped during the year at their expense within the applicable cancellation period listed above.
Why should you buy Party Walls: Law and Practice
Written by a team of specialist practitioners, provides an authoritative explanation of the law regulating the building, maintenance and repair of party walls, and sets out the process for settling disputes between parties under the Party Wall etc Act 1996.
This fourth edition has been updated and expanded to include full guidance on potential problem areas, and analysis of significant case law since the 3rd edition including:
- Lea Valley Developments Limited v Derbyshire (Technology and Construction Court 2017)
- The Queen on the Application of Farrs Lane Development Limited v Bristol Magistrates’ Court (High Court 2016)
- Gray v Elite Town Management Ltd (Court of Appeal 2016)
- Patel v Peters (Court of Appeal 2014)
A comprehensive selection of precedents is provided, including notices, appeals, requests and awards, together with the full text of the Party Wall etc Act 1996.
Party Walls: Law and Practice is essential reading for all property lawyers, surveyors and architects.
Alistair Redler, Senior Partner, Delva Patman Redler LLP Chartered Surveyors
The 8 years since the third edition have seen a significant number of reported cases on the provisions of the Act decided in the county court and the Court of Appeal. Obscurities in the drafting of the Act have been judicially considered, sometimes satisfactorily and in other cases with unexpected results. In general, the pace of the development of the law of party walls has undoubtedly quickened, and it has attracted a growing body of specialist practitioners from the legal and surveying professions. Read the full preface...
Table of contents
- Preface to the First Edition
- Preface to the Fourth Edition
- Table of Cases
- Table of Statutes
- Table of Statutory Instruments
- Table of European Legislation
- Application of the Act
- Rights of Building Owner
- Adjacent Excavation and Construction
- Special Foundations
- Ancillary Rights and Obligations
- Rights of Entry
- The Award – Procedure and Scope
- The Award – Effect and Enforcement
- Rights of Appeal
- Financial Matters
- Security for Expenses
- Service of Notices
- Successors in Title
- Relationship with other Areas of Law
- The Practical Role of the Party Wall Surveyor
- Criminal Offences
- Problem Areas
- Party Wall Etc Act 1996
- London Building Acts (Amendment) Act 1939
- Checklists of Notices
- The Party Wall etc Bill in Parliament
- Errors and Inconsistencies
Read the full contents
New!Pre-orderRights of Light: The Modern Law Fourth editionNew!Release Date: May 21, 2021£139.99
New!Tolley's Orange Tax Handbook Post-Brexit Supplement (Print and eBook)New!Release Date: April 09, 2021£124.99
Property Notices: Validity and Service Third editionRelease Date: February 24, 2021£159.99