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Town and Village Greens Update October 2016
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 13 2016

Since we last posted on common land and town and village greens, there have been new cases. Given the impact common land can have on developments

Compensation for closure of a dangerous structure
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 14 2016

In this post, we examine the Supreme Court decision in the case of Hastings Borough Council v Manolete Partners Plc on 27 July 2016. The court

The "exclusivity principle" in a planning context
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2011

The Court of Appeal has held that the service of a breach of planning condition notice is a "purely public" act, so the correct way of challenging such a notice is by way of judicial review proceedings

Battles to convert ACV listed public houses to dwellings
  • 9 Stone Buildings
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2016

The significant difference between the market value of a building with an A4 planning use as a public house and one with a C3 use as a dwelling is

Public houses and the ACV regime again
  • 9 Stone Buildings
  • United Kingdom
  • September 17 2016

A fresh batch of ACV appeals have been released and the new points raised are considered in this article first published in the Local Government

Restrictive covenants: can a local authority enforce a covenant preventing development for which it has granted planning permission?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2008

A transfer of land in 2000 between Easington District Council and a private individual contained a covenant not to use the property other than as a coach depot and associated bungalow for residential use

“Just because.” The High Court rejects a common law duty to give reasons
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2016

In Oakley v South Cambridgeshire CC 2016 EWHC 570 (Admin), the High Court held that South Cambridgeshire County Council did not have a common law

Real Estate Bulletin - Summer 2016
  • Freeths
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2016

If an obligation under a contract (or a covenant under a lease) has been breached, the benefitting party can apply to the court for an order for

Caravan sites, race relations and Circular 106
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 16 2012

The High Court has upheld a planning inspectorate's decision that retrospective planning permission should be refused for a change of use from grazing land to a residential caravan site

Case law update
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 31 2008

Blyth Valley Borough Council had adopted a 30 per cent affordable housing policy for all new developments in the borough providing ten or more homes