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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

Planning

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

In Betterment Properties (Weymouth) v James Carthy & Co, a developer tried to claim that because the highway authority had entered into an agreement under section 38 of the Highways Act 1980, the land included within the red line on the plan attached to the agreement was to be regarded as public highway

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

Landlord and tenant - is a tenant entitled to refuse to complete a lease if vacant possession of a small part of the demise cannot be obtained?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 22 2010

The developer had a building lease of a site on which it was to develop seventy flats, with commercial space underneath

Landlord and tenant - break options

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

A lease may require the landlord to have actually paid the insurance premium for the property before it can recover the cost from the tenant

"Once a highway, always a highway"

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

The case of R (on the application of Smith) v The Land Registry and Cambridgeshire County Council considered whether a claim for adverse possession was sufficient to override highway rights

Landlord and tenant - relief from forfeiture

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

If a lease is forfeited, the tenant may wish to apply for relief from forfeiture

Planning - the new Planning Court, revised planning guidance, restated green belt policy, and what constitutes a screening opinion

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

As mentioned in our alert of NovemberDecember 2013, a new and specialist Planning Court is being created. It will open for business on 6 April 2014

Planning update - a round-up of some of this month's decisions relating to planning - February 2014

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 27 2014

In R (on the application of Thakenham Village Action Ltd) v Horsham District Council 2014 EWHC 67 (Admin), Lindblom J considered the validity of a

Planning - Importance of the officer's report to committee

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

When the planning committee of the local planning authority is determining a planning application, the planning officer will write a report on which