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Renewing business lease terms any good reason to change?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 21 2013

You might think that market traders would be used to getting things their own way, and that is probably true when it comes to selling things like

Actions may often be louder than words

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 3 2009

Whether a landlord has accepted a surrender of a lease will depend more on the landlord’s actions rather than its intentions or what it says

(Some) relief for residential valuers Court of Appeal overturns Scullion decision

  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 21 2011

In what will come as a welcome relief to residential surveyors (and their insurers), the Court of Appeal has now overturned the controversial decision of the High Court in Scullion v Bank of Scotland plc (ta Colleys) in which the High Court held that a residential surveyor owed a duty of care to a buy-to-let investor is respect of future rental yield

Extending powers of sale Court of Appeal refuses to include missing words

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 28 2012

In the Court of Appeal decision of Cherry Tree Investments Limited v Landmain Limited, the Court considered the interpretation of a legal charge registered under the Land Registration Act 2002

The truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 24 2010

In May 2008 the Property Litigation Association produced a draft pre-action protocol for the conduct of dilapidation claims

A licence to bill? The decision in Greene King plc v Quisine Restaurants and others

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 19 2012

In the current economic climate, landlords are increasingly likely to need to call upon guarantors to pay the rent of defaulting tenants under licences to assign

Misrepresentation: how far can a seller rely on the Standard Conditions of Sale to exclude liability?

  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 21 2011

It is common practice for a seller of property to attempt to limit his liability for misrepresentation as much as possible

Rent review assumptions

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 19 2011

In good or bad economic times determining the rent payable under a commercial lease is of the utmost importance to both landlords and tenants

Supreme Court sanctions public recreation on private golf courses

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 24 2010

The Supreme Court has ruled in R (on the application of Lewis) v Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council and Another that where land which formed part of a golf course was also used by local residents for informal recreation (principally dog walking), the use by the public was sufficient to allow the land to be registered as a Village Green under the provisions of the Commons Act 2006 (the "Act"), thus creating permanent recreational rights for the public including, to walk dogs, picnic, fly kites, and play ball games

Vacant possession: just how vacant does it need to be?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 30 2009

Many tenants' break clauses require, as a condition before the break is effective, the tenant to give vacant possession of the premises at the break date