Tag: UK Law

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Re Nisbet and Potts Contract
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: N entered into a contract to sell a parcel of land to P. N’s title was possessory, the paper title having being defeated by a successful......

Jones v Kernott
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Beneficial interests of a co-habiting couple in a family home....

Barclays Bank Plc v Zaroovabli
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Barclays Bank claimed possession of a house from Mr and Mrs Zaroovabli (Z), and their tenant, Mrs Pourdanay......

Wiseman v Simpson
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Exclusion of a spouse from the premises of property of which he/she is a joint tenant....

Madzimbanuto v Lardner-Burke
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: At the time of this case, Southern Rhodesia was a self-governing British colony. In 1965, the government unilaterally......

Santley v Wilde 1899
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Collateral advantages and presumptions about oppressive conduct....

Re Ellenborough Park
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The titular park area, Ellenborough Park, was a park in Weston-super-Mare which was owned jointly by two tenants....

Smith v Marrable (1843)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The lease of a furnished house includes an implied term that the house will be reasonably fit for habitation...

Sen v Headley
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: In 1986 the deceased (T) was diagnosed with terminal cancer. While in hospital the claimant (C) was told by T that his house would thereafter......

Odey v Barber [2006]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant - Odey, was a landowner. He sought a declaration that he had a right of way over a track which belonged...

Manchester City Council v Pinnock
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Possession proceedings against a tenant and the right to respect for a home under the European Convention of Human......

D'Eyncourt v Gregory
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A testator was a life tenant of certain estates, upon which he had erected and furnished a mansion-house and bequeathed all the tapestry......

Liverpool County Council v Irwin
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Implying a term including an obligation on the part of a council where tenancy agreement did not expressly stipulate...

James v Thomas
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendant, Mr Thomas, owned the cottage in dispute as the sole registered proprietor of the property....

Hunter v Canary Wharf
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Television signal, actionable nuisance, property right requirement for claimants...

Jones v Cleanthi
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Landlord and tenant; landlord erected wall blocking access to refuse bins; whether statutory obligation defeats easement...

Rodway v Landy [2001]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Two doctors jointly purchased a property for the purposes of running a medical practice from it. The doctors contributed......

O’Connell v Jackson
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff was an experienced motorist, travelling to work at 20 mph on a major road in a busy traffic area. Contrary to the......

Thomas v Sorrell [1673]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant in this matter was the Company of Vintners which, under the Act which created it, was entitled......

Leigh v Dickeson 1884
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: In this case a property was co-owned by two individuals. One of them (who was in possession of the property) decided......

Elliston v Reacher [1908]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Part of an estate which had been purchased by a society was proposed to be sold in numbered lots as per a sales plan......