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Landlord and tenant - requiring a guarantor to take a new lease following disclaimer
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2013

Where a lease is disclaimed, a guarantor of the tenant may be required by the landlord to take a new lease


Development - how to ensure that positive obligations bind successors in title
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2013

In this article, we look at two cases which consider different aspects of the law on enforcing positive obligations against successors in title. The


Landlord and tenant - tenancy deposit schemes
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2013

As well as duly protecting a deposit received in relation to an assured shorthold tenancy in one of the statutory schemes, a landlord must ensure that


Land registry - addresses for service
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2013

The Land Registry has on file at least one address for service for every owner of registered land


Rights to light - Law Commission publishes consultation paper
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2013

The Law Commission has issued its eagerly anticipated consultation paper on rights to light. Building on the Commission's 2011 proposals for reform


Landlord and tenant - break clauses
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2013

Where rent falls due before a break date, it will usually be payable in full, although the position will always depend on what the lease says


Easements - how frequent does use need to be to found a claim to an easement arising through long use?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2013

It is not necessary for an accessway to be used every day (or anywhere near as often as that) in order to give rise to a right of way through long


Landlord and tenant - consent to underlet and parting with possession
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2013

A covenant against parting with possession (as opposed to occupation) will only be breached if the tenant is completely excluded from the premises


Boundary agreements - will an informal agreement be enforceable?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2013

Legislation requires agreements for the sale or other disposition of an interest in land to be made in writing


Landlord and tenant - the court grants a landlord permission to forfeit a lease when a tenant is in administration
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2012

If a landlord wants to forfeit a lease after its tenant has gone into administration, it will need the consent of the administrators or the court