2012 Case Law Updates

Johnson v County Bideford [2012] UKUT 457 (LC)

Johnson v County Bideford [2012] UKUT 457 (LC) Any invalidity in a service charge demand that arises by virtue of a failure to comply... more »

Sadd v Brown [2012] UKUT 438 (LC)

A lessor could not recover the cost of insurance premiums from the lessee when the lease contained a specific clause relating to the... more »

Campbell v Daejan Properties Ltd [2012] EWCA Civ 5103

Summary: In a claim for rectification by construction, the trial judge (Roth J) accepted the landlord’s (Daejan) contention that... more »

Birmingham City Council v Keddie [2012] UKUT 323 (LC) and Crosspite Ltd v Sachdev [2012] UKUT 321 (LC)

In these cases HHJ Gerald makes it clear that FTTs do not have jurisdiction to determine issues not identified by the parties (in their... more »

Peverel Properties Limited, Peverel OM Limited v Hughes [2012] UKUT 258 (LC)

Summary: (1) A stage 2 consultation notice which notified the tenants of the landlord's intention to instruct its preferred contractor... more »

Plasterwork forms part of the structure - a court rules

A recent case heard in the Court of Appeal means landlords may have to pay for internal repairs, says ARMA An important decision... more »