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Insolvent tenants: administrators to “pay for what they use”

  • Winckworth Sherwood
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 17 2014

In an important ruling for landlords and administrators alike, the Court of Appeal held in Jervis v Pillar Denton; re Game Station (2014 EWCA Civ

Landlord liable for business rates following lease disclaimer

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

It has been understood since the Hindcastle case in 1997 that a guarantor's payment obligations under a lease survive disclaimer by an insolvent

Disclaimer and rates liability

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 17 2014

A landlord is liable for business rates where a tenant's lease is disclaimed, even if the landlord does not take possession of the property

The game changer High Court judgment on rent payments upon administration

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2014

Overturning two significant recent decisions, the Court of Appeal has held that whenever a rent payment day falls, from the moment a company in

Landlords allowed to recover rent from administrators

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 29 2014

A group of the UK's largest landlords have successfully overturned previous High Court decisions that had allowed insolvent tenants to continue

A victory for landlords

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 27 2014

In a landmark decision Pillar Denton Ltd and Others v Jervis and Others 2014 EWCA Civ 180, a group of the UK's largest landlords have successfully

You can't have the penny and the bun...but landlords will get their daily bread

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 27 2014

Prayers are answered in the Gamestation verdict, reports Richard Palmer, as the liability of administrators of insolvent companies to pay rent has

Re Game Station; Pillar Denton v Jervis

  • 24 Old Buildings Chambers
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 21 2014

The fact that rent payable in advance had fallen due prior to the tenant company entering administration did not prevent that that rent being payable

Fair game administration rents and creditors' returns

  • Dentons
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 22 2014

In recent years some high profile (and controversial) court decisions have swelled the list of liabilities that must be paid as expenses of an

Bankruptcy of chargor prevented receivers from exercising right of enfranchisement

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 4 2014

Section 306 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (“1986 Act”) provides that a bankrupt’s estate shall vest immediately in the trustee in bankruptcy and no