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Scottish court ruling on leases held by dissolved tenant companies gives certainty to landlords, says expert

The general rule that a dissolved company that is later restated to the Companies Register "continues in existence as if it had not been dissolved" does not prevent a landlord from terminating a lease held by that company, a Scottish court has ruled. 01 Sep 2014

Property owner liable for business rates when property fell unoccupied following liquidation of tenants, rules High Court

A property fund group face a near £600,000 business rates bill in Birmingham after the council in the area won a High Court ruling relating to liability for business rates due following liquidation of the tenants of a property in the city. 16 Jul 2014

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Court of Appeal: landlord entitled to refuse new lease due to tenant's failure to allow access

A landlord was entitled to refuse to grant a new tenancy to a commercial tenant due to that tenant's "substantial breach" of provisions in the lease allowing the landlord to access and inspect the property regularly, the Court of Appeal in England has said.... 09 Jul 2014

Permitted use restriction in retail lease breached Competition Act, London court rules

A 'permitted use' restriction in a commercial lease which limited the type of goods that a retail tenant could sell from the premises was in breach of the Competition Act, a county court in London has ruled. 19 May 2014

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