Publications: November 2018

 

Midlands JPLA Networking Event – 21 November 2018

Last Wednesday night, members of the Midlands Junior PLA kept themselves busy by hosting a cocktail making masterclass in Birmingham for junior members (up to 10 years’ post-qualification experience). The event was well-attended by members from across the Midlands region – and great fun – as the photos below testify! Members of the junior committee were […]

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Considering the case for a Housing Court: call for evidence

In October 2017 the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government announced a package of measures intended to address the private rented sector. One proposed measure was the introduction of a specialist Housing Court with a view to a more efficient and timely process by which landlords could recover possession, and tenants could enforce […]

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JPLA in the North Launch Networking Event – 15 November 2018

We held our Launch Event for JPLA in the North last Thursday, kindly hosted by Squire Patton Boggs in their fancy new Spinningfields office. The evening was a great opportunity to meet other JPLA members in the North and it was lovely to have some newly qualified members join us. We enjoyed hearing about the […]

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Blog From Outgoing Chair of the PLA – Martin Edwards

Apologies in advance if this sounds like the Queen’s Christmas broadcast but I have a lot of people to thank…. There is one word that summarises my tenure as Chair of our unique Association – “change.” These are exciting times for our members.  When I was elected in Autumn 2017 the Business and Property Courts […]

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2018 AUTUMN TRAINING DAY – Damages and Property Rights. Amanda Tipples QC

DAMAGES AND PROPERTY RIGHTS The significance of One Step (Support) Ltd  v Morris-Garner   [2018] 2 WLR 1353, SC   A presentation to The Property Litigation Association Autumn Training Day in London on 8 November 2018   by   Amanda Tipples QC Maitland Chambers CLICK HERE to download the paper   Amanda Tipples QC has […]

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2018 AUTUMN TRAINING DAY – Whimsical wayleaves, enigmatic easements. Greville Healey, Falcon Chambers

 WHIMSICAL WAYLEAVES,  ENIGMATIC EASEMENTS   The proprietary rights and powers of utilities providers: electricity, gas & water   A presentation to The Property Litigation Association Autumn Training Day in London on 8 November 2018   by   Greville Healey Falcon Chambers   CLICK HERE to download the paper   Greville practises at Falcon Chambers, specialising […]

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2018 Autumn Training Day – Irrationality, unreasonableness and consent in property contracts. Christopher Heather QC, Tanfield Chambers

BARKING UP THE RIGHT TREE Irrationality, unreasonableness and consent in property contracts   A presentation to The Property Litigation Association Autumn Training Day in London on 8 November 2018 by Christopher Heather QC Tanfield Chambers   CLICK HERE to download the slide presentation   Christopher Heather enjoys all aspects of real property and landlord and […]

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