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Enforceability of a verbal agreement
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 21 2013

A contract for the sale or other disposition of an interest in land can only be made in writing and only by incorporating all the terms that the


Canonical confirms the need for contractual certainty in the context of break clauses
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 21 2013

Case law surrounding the operation of break clauses continues to develop rapidly, with the outlook at present not being too sunny for tenants


Renewing business lease terms any good reason to change?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


A licence to bill? The decision in Greene King plc v Quisine Restaurants and others
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Is a right to park an easement and why should we care?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2012

“Easement” has been a word used in English law since at least 1695


What’s in the pipeline for s. 30(1)(g)? The slippery case of Humber Oil Terminals Trustee Ltd v Associated British Ports
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2012

The Humber Oils case explored the parameters of a landlord’s ability to rely on s. 30(1)(g) Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 (“ground (g)”


The truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2010

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


Supreme Court sanctions public recreation on private golf courses
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Compulsory purchase orders: compensation case review
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 29 2010

The law of compulsory purchase is often perceived as a complex and difficult area of law


What amounts to a surrender by operation of law?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 29 2010

Where a landlord and tenant bring a lease to an end, they usually do so by completing a deed of surrender