Entries invited for the 2022 PLA Blog Competition – cash prize and publication in the Estates Gazette

 

Entries should be submitted to essaycomp@pla.org.uk by 4pm on June 10 2022.

THE ALAN LANGLEBEN MEMORIAL BLOG COMPETITION 2022

OPEN TO ALL PLA MEMBERS

The 2022 Memorial Blog Competition has now been launched and we welcome submissions from PLA members on the below question:

Should one or more of the following be allowed into business leases renewed pursuant to the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 following the coronavirus pandemic, and why: (a) pandemic clauses, (b) turnover rents, and (c) upwards/downwards rent reviews.

Your essay must be no more than 500 (five hundred) words in length.

Competitors must state on the front of their blog their name, address and email address.

ELIGIBILITY
The competition is open to all current members of the PLA, with the exception of Honorary, Retired or Academic members, or any current members of the Executive Committee or Law Reform Committee.

SUBMISSIONS
All submissions must be sent by email to essaycomp@pla.org.uk to be received no later than 4pm on 10 June 2022. We recommend that you set an ’email read’ receipt to ensure that your submission has been received.

PRIZE
There will be a prize in the form of a cheque for £1,000 for the winning entry and a trophy. In addition, the winner will be entitled to use the designation ‘Recipient of the Alan Langleben Memorial Blog Prize’. The winning essay will also be published in the Estates Gazette. The winner will be announced at the PLA Summer Party on 14 July 2022.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
To read the Terms and Conditions for the 2022 essay competition click here.

Mathew Ditchburn
Chairman
Property Litigation Association