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How to avoid some of the common issues that can arise in property leases
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 22 2017

Property is a key part of the legal business and mistakes made in this sector can be costly. Although property law can be slightly illogical at times


Distraint for rent A refresher on cumulative remedies
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • April 14 2016

Distraint for rent is a common law remedy for landlords of commercial property. It allows a landlord to seize assets belonging to the tenant and sell


Landlord and tenant - is a tenant who breaks its lease entitled to a rebate of rent?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 29 2014

In May 2013, we reviewed the High Court decision in Marks and Spencer plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Company (Jersey) Ltd


Landlord and tenant - why you need to follow the lease to the letter when serving a break notice
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom, Canada
  • May 29 2014

In our SeptemberOctober 2013 update, we considered the High Court decision in Friends Life Ltd v Siemens Hearing Instruments Ltd. The High Court


Landlord and tenant - service charge
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 29 2014

Like some of the other cases we are considering in this month's update, the dispute in Friends Life Management Services Ltd v A & A Express Building


April 2012: report and review on recent cases and issues
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2014

Failure to advise a lender about a restrictive covenant that might adversely affect the value of a property and its future marketability is a breach


Section 30(1)(C) LTA 1954 - a rare case involving the refusal of a landlord to grant a renewal lease because the relationship between the parties had irretrievably broken down
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 26 2014

A history of litigation, usually instigated by the tenants, against the landlord over 16 years counted as a reason "connected to the user or


CRAR - the "headlines", in anticipation of the introduction of the new rules on 6 April 2014
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 26 2014

In our alerts of JuneJuly 2013 and January 2014, we looked at some of the background to - and issues likely to arise out of - the forthcoming


Finding the "good" in goodbye: how to end a commercial tenancy
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 9 2013

So your tenant is late paying the rent - again. Only this time, you've reached your limit and you want to terminate the lease. In Ontario


Landlord and tenant - a High Court judgment this month reminds landlords to be careful not to release any guarantors (including former tenants) accidentally when granting consent to the existing tenant under a lease
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • June 27 2013

Variations to a lease are usually obvious, so the landlord can easily remember that he needs to join in any current guarantors (including former