Law Commission takes balanced approach on right to light

New report aims to make law more transparent for home owners an

04 Dec 2014

Aggravation over AGAs

Karl King discusses taking a pragmatic approach to anti-avoidance provisions in the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 199

10 Nov 2014

Knowing MEES, knowing you

Charlotte Ross discusses breaches of competition law by local authorities, energy efficiency regulations for commercial properties as well as leases a

04 Nov 2014

How much is enough? Contractors' and consultants' PII

Solicitors can give useful guidance to clients about professional indemnity insurance levels, even if they cannot make commercial judgements, says Chr

28 Oct 2014

IP/IT update

Susan Singleton considers the changes to ownership of IP rights under the new Intellectual Property Ac

10 Sep 2014

The ADR approach in lease renewal disputes

The changing economic climate means that arbitration is increasingly becoming a preferred method of dispute resolution in lease renewals, explains Pau

21 Jul 2014

Commercial property update

Magnus Hassett and Nikolas Ireland discuss Land Registry practice, leases, M&S’s failed appeal, insuring trees and the new capital allowance

07 Jul 2014

Don't count on holding on to your rent, landlords

The uncertain status of commercial tenants holding over the end of a lease has become somewhat more predictable following a Court of Appeal ruling, sa

10 Jun 2014

Construction update

Chris Holwell offers a crash course i

03 Jun 2014