Tag: UK Law

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Burrows v Brent LBC
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Ms Burrows was a secured tenant in a flat owned by the council. She fell behind with her rent and the council......

Raja v Lloyds TSB Bank plc (2001)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: In 1986 the Appellant (R) was granted overdraft facilities which were secured by legal charges over four properties......

Parker v Parker [2003]
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant occupied the defendant's castle, and claimed a right to continue occupation....

Manchester Airport Plc v Dutton
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimants, Manchester Airport, wished to construct a second runway at the airport. The defendants, a group of......

Moncrieff v Jamieson
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Easements and ancillary rights between dominant and servient tenements....

Quigley v Masterson
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Mr Pilkington and Mrs Masterson were unmarried but had owned and co-habited a property as joint tenants for more......

Thorner v Major 2009
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant had worked on the defendant estate's farm for over a decade without pay, believing that he would...

Hodgson v Marks
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant, Hodgson, who owned the house where she lived, transferred the property to her lodger....

Ferrishurst Ltd v Wallcite Ltd
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellants, Ferrishurst, occupied offices on land owned by the respondents, Wallcite, under a sub-underlease that had......

Midland Bank Trust Co Ltd v Green (No. 1)
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: For the consideration of £1, W granted G the option to buy a farm, title to which was unregistered. This was an estate contract and so a legal...

Perera v Vandiyar
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: Landlord and tenant; whether cutting off gas and electricity is a breach of covenant...

Robson v Hallett [1967]
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: A police sergeant and two constables went to a house where two defendants lived in order to enquire about some offences......

Wood v Leadbitter
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claimant was attending Doncaster races, when he was removed from the racecourse by the defendant...

Hill v Tupper
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The plaintiff, Hill, was granted a lease of land on the side of the Basingstoke Canal by the canal company....

Keelwalk Properties Ltd v Waller
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The appellant owned several pieces of land containing wooden bungalows. The respondent had been granted......

Re Cordwell's Application [2008]
15th Jun 2019
Introduction: The claiman's land was bound by a restrictive covenant restraining them from building more than one dwelling-house. The claimant wished to build...