Publications: May 2016


Unopposed renewal business tenancy cases to learn from

It appears that unopposed lease renewal cases under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 are like buses; there is a dearth and then 3 come along in a row. The 3 cases are very different to the other but each provides valuable insight as to what happens if a case does reach Court. Of course, […]

27th May 2016 Recent Property Cases Read more

Timothy Taylor Ltd v Mayfair House Corp & Anor

In this case, the Claimant tenant sought an injunction and damages against the Defendant landlord in relation to building works being carried out above the tenant at 14/15 Carlos Place, Mayfair, London W1. The Claimant is the tenant of the ground and basement floors under a lease which runs for 20 years from 2007. The […]

12th May 2016 Recent Property Cases Read more

Iceland Foods Limited v Aldi Stores Limited

Aldi and Iceland have adjoining stores on the outskirts of Cambridge, being Units 1 and 2 respectively. They share the accessway and car park. Aldi originally took a Lease of all the land in 1996 and it then sub-let Unit 2 to Iceland a few months later and retained Unit 1 for its own use. […]

6th May 2016 Recent Property Cases Read more