News: February 2018

 

Multi-Occupied Properties Consultation – Mazars – PLA Response

BY EMAIL: ndr@communities.gsi.gov.uk Local Taxation Division Fry Block South East Corner 2nd Floor 2 Marsham Street London SW1P 4DF 22 February 2018 Dear Sirs Multi-Occupied Properties Consultation Response I am writing to you on behalf of the Property Litigation Association. The PLA is the industry association for solicitors whose substantial practice is property litigation. The […]

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PLA response to consultation on possible changes to the Tribunal Procedure (First Tier Tribunal) (Property Chamber) Rules 2013 and the Tribunal Procedure (Upper Tribunal) (Lands Chamber) Rules 2010 concerning costs in leasehold cases and residential property leases.

TRIBUNAL PROCEDURE COMMITTEE CONSULTATION ON POSSIBLE CHANGES TO   THE TRIBUNAL PROCEDURE (FIRST- TIER TRIBUNAL) (PROPERTY CHAMBER) RULES 2013 AND THE TRIBUNAL PROCEDURE (UPPER TRIBUNAL) (LANDS CHAMBER) RULES 2010 CONCERNING COSTS IN LEASEHOLD CASES AND RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY CASES. RESPONSE   OF   THE   PROPERTY   LITIGATION   ASSOCIATION   LAW   REFORM COMMITTEE.  Feb 2018.   QUESTION 1 1) Is it appropriate […]

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1954 Act pilot is live – Unopposed business lease renewals transferred from Central London County Court to the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber)

Click here for the draft Guidance in upopposed business lease renewal cases with effect from 1 December 2017 DRAFT DIRECTIONS FOR AN UNOPPOSED BUSINESS LEASE RENEWAL UNDER PART II OF THE LANDLORD AND TENANT ACT 1954   Unopposed business lease renewals under Part II of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 which are issued in […]

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2018 Essay Competition – cash prize and publication in Estates Gazette!

THE ALAN LANGLEBEN MEMORIAL ESSAY COMPETITION 2018 OPEN TO ALL PLA MEMBERS Many of you will remember our longstanding and much missed member, Alan Langleben, who sadly passed away in 2016. The Association established a Memorial Essay Competition at that time in Alan’s memory. Alan was a staunch supporter of our Association from its early days […]

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