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Contract - can a buyer terminate a contract post-completion where a seller is in breach?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 25 2012

The usual remedy for a breach of contract is damages payable by the defaulting party

Restrictive covenants - how a covenant can be discharged by the death of the original vendor

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 21 2011

Where a covenant prohibits action without the consent of the vendor, two questions arise

'Salami slicing' to avoid environmental impact assessment

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 28 2012

Where a development proposal falls within one of the 'Schedule 2' categories in the Environmental Assessment Regulations, the developer must seek a screening opinion from the local planning authority

Judicial review and promptness - Buglife issue I

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 24 2011

A challenge to a decision by a public body by way of judicial review must be brought "promptly and in any event within three months"

The effect of disclaimer on an authorised guarantee agreement

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 8 2009

Under the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995, when a "new" lease is assigned, the outgoing tenant is automatically released from liability

The importance of plans

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 11 2009

In Barnett v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government the Court of Appeal had to consider whether the curtilage of a house had been extended by a plan submitted with an application for alterations to the house

Planning - Supreme Court decision finally deals with "as of right" in town and village green cases

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 29 2014

One of the early town and village green (TVG) cases dealt with land owned by a local authority and used for many years as informal public open space

Developer wins a Town or Village Green case

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 20 2011

In the recent history of judicial decisions on Town or Village Green (TVG) matters, this is something of a rarity

Regional spatial strategy challenged

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 16 2009

The Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 requires a regional spatial strategy (RSS) to be put in place for all regions except London

Wrongful use of power to designate a conservation area

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 17 2011

Local planning authorities (LPAs) are under a duty to determine which parts of their area are of "special architectural or historic interest the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance" when designating conservation areas