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Oil and gas leases an intangible form of personal property in Alberta
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 26 2013

In a recent decision of the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Kasten Energy Inc. v. Shamrock Oil & Gas Ltd., an oil and gas lease was characterized as

Commercial rent arrears recovery changes announced
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 5 2013

The Government has finally moved forward with reforms to the common law remedy of distress which were first proposed by the Tribunals Courts and

BCIPA does not apply to works on a mining lease (Agripower Australia Ltd v J&D Rigging Pty Ltd & Ors 2013 QSC)
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia
  • June 26 2013

A Queensland Supreme Court judgment delivered on 25 June 2013 has found that the Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (Qld)

Break point
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2013

Where rent or other payments fall due before a break date, they will usually be payable in full, although the position will always depend on what the

Leased employees shield restaurants from liability: fact or fiction?
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2013

Employee leasing, PEO's, or hiring workers through a temporary agency are often sold by vendors as a shield to keep employers from being liable for

Appellate update: Landis and Landis Construction, LLC v. Nation Wash. App. No. 67216-9-I
  • Stoel Rives LLP
  • USA
  • October 17 2012

Landis & Landis Construction, LLC entered into a residential lease agreement with Nation to house a construction crew.

Landlord and tenant a tenant's break right is thwarted through underpayment of rent
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • April 23 2012

In last month's edition of property update, we reviewed the case of Avocet Industrial Estates LLP v Merol Ltd.

Cow Harbour true lease characterization decision released: moving in the right direction
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • March 23 2012

Whether a lease is a “true” or “finance” lease has been debated in Canadian courts for decades in many different contexts.

Collective enfranchisement - a neat carve up
  • CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 15 2011

Chapter 1 of the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993 gave tenants of long leasehold flats acting together the right to purchase the freehold of their building.

Anti-deprivation: still worth worrying about?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • November 15 2011

The Supreme Court recently considered the scope of the anti-deprivation principle, in Belmont Park Investments PTY Limited (respondent) v. BNY Corporate Trustee Services Limited and Lehman Brothers Special Financing Inc (appellant) 2011 UKSC 38 (Belmont).