Tag: UK Law

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Reilly v Booth (1890)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: This case concerned a dispute as to the full extent of the rights conferred through an easement. The holder of an easement......

Law of Contract: Offer and Acceptance
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Legal recognition of an agreement is given where a contract can be said to have been established between the parties to an agreement....

Criticisms of the English legal system
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Whilst the adversarial system is a fundamental point of the English legal system, it raises problems of its own accord due to its very nature and function....

Jameel v Wall Street Journal Europe (2006)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Was journalism freed from the shackles of defamation law? What should a journalist learn from this case? The relaxation of newspaper libel rules....

Gore and Snell v Carpenter
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: A husband and wife owned two properties. They were joint tenants of both. As their marital relationship had broken......

Mortgage Corporation v Shaire
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Fox and Shaire held a property as joint tenants in law and as tenants in common in equity, with ownership divided......

Willis v Hoare (1999)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant was the head-tenant of a third-party's land, and had granted a four-year sub-lease to the defendant....

Leech v Schweder (1874)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiffs occupied a warehouse and premises. The land on which the warehouse had been built was demised to W.H....

Russell v Archdale
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: A vendor company conveyed property which included barns and stables as part of the 'Hedgerley Park estate'...

Wilkes v Spooner
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: A lessee of premises (L), upon which the lessee conducted his business as a general butcher, contained a covenant by which L covenanted...

Lazarus Estates Ltd v Beasley
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant, Mrs Beasley, was a tenant in the respondent's block of flats. Under s.25(1) Housing Repairs......

Armstrong v Shepperd and Short Ltd
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The availability of an injunction for trespass where damage was very limited. Whether oral agreement could create an easement....

Wheeler v JJ Saunders Ltd
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Wheeler bought properties adjacent to a farm. There were two access points to the properties, one via an access strip......

Muskett v Hill (1839)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant was a mining group which had been purportedly assigned a person's right to mine and keep metals......

Tower Hamlets LBC v Bromley LBC
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: A Henry Moore sculpture was purchased by London County Council in 1962. That organisation was subsequently abolished and replaced by the......

Crabb v Arun DC 1975
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant purchased land with a limited number of access points. The defendant authority placed gates at the access......

Southwark LBC v Mills
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Landlord and tenant; whether poor soundproofing amounted to breach of covenant for quiet enjoyment...