Publications: May 2010

 

The Hotgroup Plc v The Royal Bank of Scotland Plc

The Message Parties seeking to exercise a right to break a lease must ensure they comply with the lease requirements for where the break notice is to be served. The Case The Hotgroup PLC v The Royal Bank of Scotland PLC [28 May 2010] highlights the criticality of ensuring any notices to terminate a lease […]

28th May 2010 Recent Property Cases Read more

Aldgate Construction Company Limited v Unibar Plumbing & Heating Limited

The Message A developer can recover loss of profits as a result of being prevented by a contractor’s negligence from financing future developments. The Case The High Court has clarified the extent to which damages can be recovered for loss of development opportunities caused by a breach of contract On 19 March 2005, a fire […]

14th May 2010 Recent Property Cases Read more

Levicom International v Linklaters

The Message Solicitors’ advice of a 70% change of success is strong advice which a client is entitled to rely on as being correct. The Case The Court of Appeal has found Linklaters liable in damages for giving too strong advice to a client on a litigation matter Levicom had interests in the telecommunications business […]

11th May 2010 Recent Property Cases Read more