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Contract - can a buyer terminate a contract post-completion where a seller is in breach?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 25 2012

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


'Salami slicing' to avoid environmental impact assessment
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Elizabeth Eley v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and another
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2009

We are grateful to No 5 Chambers for providing their Practical Note on which this summary is based


Validity of a "tailpiece" on a planning condition
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 15 2012

Planning conditions often have words at the end of the condition which seek to allow the planning authority some control over the future regulation of the terms of the condition


Landlord and tenant - relief from forfeiture
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 25 2012

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


Restrictive covenants - how a covenant can be discharged by the death of the original vendor
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 21 2011

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


Planning update - a round-up of some of this month's decisions relating to planning - February 2014
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 27 2013

As a result of a consultation exercise, Parts 52 and 54 of the Civil Procedure Rules 1998 are amended as of 1 July 2013. Please see The Civil


Planning
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


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
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2010

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