Publications: June 2013


Peel Land & Property (Ports No 3) v TS Sheerness Steel Limited

Tenant’s right to remove its plant and equipment from premises even though substantial and costly to do so. The Message A Tenant can remove substantial plant and equipment from premises. The Case In an important case for tenant’s who cease to trade, the Court has made clear the law with regard to removal of fixtures […]

14th Jun 2013 Recent Property Cases Read more

Topland Portfolio No.1 Limited v Smiths News Trading Limited

The Message Any material variation can discharge a guarantor! The Case A guarantor has successfully challenged its liability to meet substantial liabilities under a 1981 lease In 1981, a lease was granted of premises in Morecambe, Lancashire for a term of 35 years. The original tenant was WH Smith Do-It-All Limited and the guarantor was […]

6th Jun 2013 Recent Property Cases Read more

Accommodating Rights of Way

The problem Packemin Apartments Limited (“PA”) acquires a plot of prime development land for the construction of a block of luxury flats. Unfortunately, the land in question (“Plot A”) has no direct access to the main public highway. In order to obtain the required access to this public highway PA has to obtain the grant […]

1st Jun 2013 Speakers Corner Read more