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By Rachael Lawrence, Rebecca Thomas
Most commercial leases make tenants responsible for keeping the property in good condition and repair. If a property falls into disrepair during the term of the lease, a landlord may be happy to wait...
By Rebecca Thomas
In the recent High Court case of S'Franses Ltd v The Cavendish Hotel (London) Ltd it was held that a landlord can show sufficient intention to carry out works even though he has only resolved....
By Claire Jacques
In May 2018, a new data protection regime will take effect across Europe with the entry into force of the new General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR').
By Claire Jacques
In May 2018, a new data protection regime will take effect across Europe with the entry into force of the new General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR').
By Rebecca Thomas
In a recent decision of the Technology and Construction Court, it has been decided that the dispute resolution regime contained in the Party Wall etc. Act 1996 ("PWA") does not oust the court's inherent...
By Charlie Seaward, Nigel Hewitson
Real estate partner, Charlie Seaward, who has been involved with the project for 20 years, led the BrookStreet team.
By Martin Billings, Rebecca Thomas
In the recent Court of Appeal decision in Gore v Naheed, the court considered the extent to which a right of way in favour of one property could be used to gain access to another property.
By Katy Kirk
There are various ways in which a lease can end. The appropriate method of termination depends on several factors including whether the lease has the protection of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954...
By Hugh Tebay, Claire Jacques
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 May 2018...
By Claire Jacques, Hugh Tebay
In May 2018, a new data protection regime will take effect across Europe with the entry into force of the new General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR').
By Rebecca Thomas
The question of whether business rates are payable while a property is being redeveloped has been determined by the Supreme Court in a decision which will be welcomed by owners and developers.
By Rebecca Thomas
Most commercial leases contain a "compliance with laws" clause under which the tenant covenants to comply with all laws which relate to the property.
By Rebecca Thomas, Joe Bellhouse
Disputes between neighbouring property owners often arise when one property owner does something to the boundary between the two properties which the adjoining owner objects to.
By Rebecca Thomas, Martin Billings, Rosie Gibb
It is not unusual for a rent concession to be documented in a side letter, keeping the arrangement both confidential and personal to the tenant.
By Rebecca Thomas, Philip Shaw
A recent High Court decision, First Tower Trustees v CDS (Superstores International) Ltd, has provided a helpful reminder of the importance of updating your replies to pre-contract enquiries.