Tag: UK Law

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Williams (JW) v Williams
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The effect of the purpose of a trust in providing a family home on an attempted claim for a sales order under the 1925 LPA....

Pugh v Savage [1970]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Pugh was the owner of a farm which included field A. Field A was accessed from the highway along a lane, into a field......

J Sainsbury plc v Enfield LBC
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: An individual had conveyed part of his land to the first claimant, subject to restrictive covenants stated to be binding on the latter's......

Mills v Silver [1991]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Silver purchased a hill farm which only had one access for vehicles, which was along the track over Mill's......

Tulk v Moxhay 1848
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff used to be the owner of a vacant piece of ground in Leicester Square, as well as several of the houses......

Hollington v Rhodes
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: In 1945 a draft underlease for a fixed term of seven years was agreed between the claimants (C) and the defendants (D), although D failed...

Miles v Easter
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Company S bought some land and mortgaged it to a bank. They later sold a part of this land to B....

Appleby v Myers
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiffs had a contract with the defendant to erect machinery on his premises at a specific price for particular......

Re Martin's Application (1989)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A local authority conveyed land to an individual containing a covenant requiring the purchaser to preserve the land as an open, undeveloped area....

Grant v Edwards
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The complainant, Mrs Grant, was going to co-habit with Mr Grant. The defendant purchased a house for them to live......

Monsanto v Tilly [1999]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant was a company that had been granted a licence by the government to carry research into genetically......

National Provincial Bank v Ainsworth
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A man, his wife and children were occupants of a piece of property, though the defendant was the sole registered proprietor. The property was later......

Kent v Kavanagh [2006]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Freehold owners entered into a building agreement with a firm of builders who erected a road of semi-detached houses......

Gillett v Holt [2001]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant, Gillett, worked on Holt's farm. Holt persuaded Gillett to abandon plans for college and to work......

Campbell v Griffin [2001]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant, Campbell, moved in with a much older couple, Mr and Mrs Ascough, as a lodger....

Crawley BC v Ure 1996
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Landlord and tenant; one joint tenant giving notice to quit without consulting the other...

Medforth v Blake [2000]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: In 1984 the defendants were appointed as receivers over the pig-farming business of the plaintiff....

Bedson v Bedson
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A husband and wife had three children and lived in the matrimonial home which was a flat above a draper's......

Burnett's Trustee v Grainger
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Grainger purchased the title to a flat for £45,000 from Burnett (B). Once this was agreed, Grainger failed......

State Bank of India v Sood
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: In this case, the first and second defendants were the legally registered proprietors of the family home, which the...