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Extending powers of sale Court of Appeal refuses to include missing words
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2012

In the Court of Appeal decision of Cherry Tree Investments Limited v Landmain Limited, the Court considered the interpretation of a legal charge registered under the Land Registration Act 2002


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)”


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


(Some) relief for residential valuers Court of Appeal overturns Scullion decision
  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

In what will come as a welcome relief to residential surveyors (and their insurers), the Court of Appeal has now overturned the controversial decision of the High Court in Scullion v Bank of Scotland plc (ta Colleys) in which the High Court held that a residential surveyor owed a duty of care to a buy-to-let investor is respect of future rental yield


Misrepresentation: how far can a seller rely on the Standard Conditions of Sale to exclude liability?
  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

It is common practice for a seller of property to attempt to limit his liability for misrepresentation as much as possible


Rent reviews does delay mean a landlord will be out of time?
  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

Rent review clauses are a common feature in leases


Unearthing restrictive covenants: a consideration for developers carrying out construction work
  • Squire Sanders Hammonds
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

In Perkins the Lands Tribunal refused to modify a restrictive covenant to allow a developer to build a new house on his land


Vacant possession: just how vacant does it need to be?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 30 2009

Many tenants' break clauses require, as a condition before the break is effective, the tenant to give vacant possession of the premises at the break date


A total break failure
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 30 2009

Tenants, when their businesses are struggling, will look to ways of cutting overheads