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Section 21- the Supreme Court speaks

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 24 2014

The refusal of permission means that the original decision of the Court of Appeal in this matter is now good law and can be taken as the accurate

Balancing act: does a South Carolina property owner have a duty to protect its invitees from third-party crime?

  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 11 2014

Is a property owner liable when a person is injured on its property by a criminal act committed by a third party over whom the property owner has no

Whose car is it anyway? Car parking on common property

  • Kliger Partners
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  • Australia, Canada
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  • July 10 2014

An owners corporation may make rules for vehicles and parking on common property. Clause 3.2 of the model rules provides: "An owner or occupier of a

Professional negligence: (former) law firm fails in claim against surveyors

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 20 2014

In STV Central Ltd v Semple Fraser LLP and CBRE Limited 2014 CSOH 82, Semple Fraser ('SF') failed to claim a contribution from CBRE after settling

Section 61 relief: is Santander v RA Legal 2014 EWCA Civ 183 the high-water mark for claimants?

  • 1 Chancery Lane
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 12 2014

In Santander UK Plc v RA Legal Solicitors (A Firm) 2014 EWCA Civ 183 (24.2.14) V agreed to purchase a house in London E16 for £200,000 and obtained

Solicitors acting for financers and lenders in financing transactions must take care to avoid nasty surprises after settlement

  • The Commercial Bar Association of Victoria
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  • Australia
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  • May 28 2014

The Court of Appeal has affirmed the importance of solicitors acting for mortgagees to ensure payout figures and settlement instructions provided to

Supreme Court remits illegal dumping case to High Court

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland
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  • May 27 2014

In Laois County Council v Hanrahan 2014 IESC 34, the Supreme Court heard an appeal against the High Court decision, to have the appellant held in

Property is theft

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 9 2014

In the case of R (Best) v. Chief Land Registrar, the High Court has held that a criminal squatter was entitled to use his period of criminal

Florida law update - Winter 2014

  • Vernis & Bowling
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2014

Florida sinkholes have made national headlines in recent months. Media reports focus on events known as "catastrophic ground collapse" where sinkhole

Injunctive relief - where a property owner's enjoyment of his land is interfered with, should a court grant an injunction to prevent the continuation of that interference, or may it award damages in lieu?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 26 2014

Where a property owner's rights are being interfered with, the starting point has historically been that a court should award an injunction to prevent