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Easements - how an easement can be lost if the person with the benefit stands by and does nothing when there is an interference with the easement
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2010

In Lester v Woodgate, the Court of Appeal was asked to decide whether a right of way was still enforceable


Options - what is the correct date for carrying out a price valuation under an option?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2010

In Redlawn Land Ltd v Cowley, the parties had entered into an option agreement


Landlord and tenant - tenancies at will
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2010

Subject to two important exceptions, tenancies for a fixed term of six months or less do not attract the security of tenure protection of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954


Adverse possession - the Court of Appeal rocks the boat
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 15 2010

In the June 2009 edition of property update, we looked at the unusual case of Port of London Authority v Ashmore


Agreements for lease - whether an attempted assignment constituted a repudiatory breach
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2009

Quest agreed to sell a property in Stratford, East London, to the defendant


Conditional contracts - when is a planning permission 'obtained'?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2009

An agreement for lease provided that it would become unconditional on the obtaining of planning permission which was free from unacceptable conditions (the Unconditional Date


Contract - the burden of a contract cannot be assigned
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2009

In Davies v Jones, Mr Jones contracted to sell a property to the supermarket, LIDL


Easements - a right to park can be acquired even in the face of a covenant prohibiting parking
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2009

A number of businesses claimed a right to park on a private road, by virtue of long use


Landlord and tenant - impact of landlord's administration on lease renewal under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2009

In Somerfield Stores v Spring (Sutton Coldfield) Ltd, Somerfield had applied for a new lease of its shop under Part II of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954


Landlord and tenant - personal break options
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2009

In Norwich Union Life & Pensions Ltd v Linpac Mouldings Ltd, a lease contained a break clause that was expressed to be personal to Linpac Mouldings Ltd (Linpac