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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


Planning - Limitations on planning permissions
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 29 2014

Since the "I'm Your Man" case in 1998 (I'm Your Man Ltd v Sec of State for the Environment), it has been settled law that if a limitation is to be


Wrongful use of power to designate a conservation area
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 17 2011

Local planning authorities (LPAs) are under a duty to determine which parts of their area are of "special architectural or historic interest the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance" when designating conservation areas


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


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


The effect of disclaimer on an authorised guarantee agreement
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


What is a tree?
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 8 2009

The High Court has ruled on what constitutes a tree


"Once a highway, always a highway"
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Regional spatial strategy challenged
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 16 2009

The Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 requires a regional spatial strategy (RSS) to be put in place for all regions except London