Tag: UK Law

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Re Denny [1947]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Two business partners owned a number of properties which they let out to tenants. The partners were joint tenants...

Strand Securities v Caswell
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The tenant of a property granted an underlease to the respondent. The subtenant applied to have the underlease registered......

Renals v Cowlishaw
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The predecessors of the defendants purchased part of a residential estate, and the adjacent lands from a land owner......

Raja v Austin Gray (a firm)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: D had secured borrowings from a bank by a debenture, under the terms of which administrative receivers of......

Payne v Inwood (1996)
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Payne and Inwood owned terrace houses 1 and 1A respectively. Prior to the partie' acquisition, a door had......

United Bank of Kuwait plc v Sahib
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendant, Sahib, had a half share in a house. He held the title deeds to the house to the order of the other......

Robbins v Jones
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Landlord and tenant; duty of landlord to maintain premises during the term...

Barry v Hasseldine
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The previous owner of the plaintiff's parcel of land bought it from the defendant in 1947....

Lloyds Bank plc v Carrick
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The first defendant (D1) was the legal owner of a long lease, title to which was unregistered. D1 and his sister-in-law (D2) agreed that D2......

Nielson-Jones v Fedden
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: A woman and her husband were the legal and beneficial joint tenants of a matrimonial home. Upon their separation......

Gafford v Graham
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: D began the construction of an indoor riding school as part of a business that was run on the premises....

Jones (AE) v Jones (FW) [1977]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The defendan's father bought a house. The defendant, Frederick Jones, supplied one quarter of the purchaser......

Peffer v Rigg
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff, Peffer, and his brother, Rigg, purchased a property that was registered in Rigg's sole name......

Jacobs v Seward
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Miss Lawrence and Miss Senior were tenants in common of three fields used for growing crop. Miss Senior served......

Sledmore v Dalby 1996
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant leased her house to her daughter and son-in-law (the defendant). The claimant represented to the defendant...

Austerberry v Corporation of Oldham
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: COVENANT TO REPAIR, DEDICATION TO THE PUBLIC, TOLLS, TURNPIKE ROAD, HIGHWAY REPAIRABLE BY THE INHABITANTS AT LARGE, STREET...

Chan Pui Chun v Leung Kam Ho
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: The complainant had worked with the defendant and a personal relationship had developed with him while he was...

AG v Jonathan Cape [1976]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Between 1964 and 1970 a Cabinet Minister, with the knowledge of his Cabinet colleagues, kept a diary recording......

Curley v Parkes [2005]
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Purchase price resulting trust of home; when trust takes effect; whether it can be altered subsequently....

Farrar v Farrars Ltd 1888
17th Jun 2019
Introduction: Mortgagee power of sale; whether he can sell to a company of which he is a shareholder....