Publications: July 2012


E.ON UK Plc v Gilesports Limited

The Message Ensure applications for consent are properly served on landlords. The Case E.ON UK Plc v Gilesports Limited [31 July 2012] considers important issues relating to the obtaining of landlord’s consent to the assignment of a lease. Gilesports, a subsidiary of Sports Direct International plc, had a lease of shop premises. Subsequently, Original Shoe […]

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Property Litigation Case Alert for July 2012

Gallarotti v Sebastianelli (3 July 2012) When determining the terms of a common intention constructive trust where 2 friends had bought a property together, the Court can look at the conduct of the parties throughout their relationship and is not bound by the financial contributions each made. Ampurius Nu Homes Holdings LTD v Telford Homes […]

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The Trustees of Ampleforth Abbey Trust v Turner & Townsend Project Management Limited

The Message Project Managers owe substantial duties to protect their client’s interests. The Case The High Court has considered whether a project management company was at fault by proceeding with a building project without ever putting a formal contract in place with the contractors The Claimants are the trustees of Ampleforth College in North Yorkshire. […]

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Haq v Island Homes Housing Association

The Message Parties who jump the gun may well suffer the consequences. The Case The Court of Appeal has again had to deal with a dispute between parties over an agreement relating to considerable expenditure on land which was never properly documented Mrs Haq is the tenant of a convenience store at the bottom of […]

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