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170: Land Registry requirements for execution by corporate bodies

United Kingdom - July 17 2019 From 20 September 2019, the HM Land Registry will not accept the wording ‘signed as a deed’ in execution clauses for companies and LLPs where…

Sale of property not void for technical failure to comply with charity disposal rules

United Kingdom - June 27 2019 The case of David Roberts Art Foundation Limited v Riedweg saw the High Court decide that a contract for the sale of property by a charity remains…

What happens when a building is built to the wrong size?

United Kingdom - June 5 2019 In Mears Limited v Costplan Services, an agreement for lease for the development of two blocks of student accommodation could not be terminated by…

Breach of repairing covenant at Manchester’s tallest building

United Kingdom - May 9 2019 In Blue Manchester Limited v North West Ground Rents Limited, the tenant of a 999-year lease was successful in its claim against its landlord for…

Right to rent scheme breaches basic right to freedom from discrimination

United Kingdom - March 13 2019 The High Court has recently ruled that the Government’s ‘right to rent’ scheme is in breach of the Human Rights Act and the European Convention on…