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Local authorities and directly-elected mayors in England and Wales could be given the power to create shopping 'zones' in which large shops could stay open longer on Sundays as part of devolution settlements, the government has announced. 07 Aug 2015
A tenant who “wilfully” breached the conditions of his lease by sub-letting to an obnoxious sub-tenant without the consent of the ultimate landlord should not be forced to forfeit the lease immediately, the Court of Appeal has ruled. 05 Aug 2015
This guide was updated in April 2015
This is one of a series of guides on issues connected to ring-fencing and banking reform faced by banks. Other guides cover issues such as tax, employment, issues for directors, pensions, litigation, third party contracts and competition considerations....
A break clause is a provision in a lease which enables either the landlord or the tenant, or both, to end the lease early.
From 2015, it will be illegal to use Hydrochlorofluorocarbons ( HCFCs ), including the ozone-depleting refrigerant gas R22, in refrigeration, heat pump and air conditioning (AC) systems. R22 is commonly used in AC systems pre-dating 2004 and so its ban...
Indemnities and guarantees have an important role in commercial leases, particularly in difficult financial climates.
This guide was last updated in August 2011.
The Lands Chamber was wrong to find that two unconnected floors in a London office building should be treated as a single 'hereditament' for the purpose of calculating business rates liability, the UK's highest court has ruled. 03 Aug 2015
Lease provisions that would ultimately increase service charges payable by the tenants of a number of holiday homes near Swansea to more than £1 million a year should be allowed to stand, the UK's highest court has ruled. 11 Jun 2015
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