Tenant Wins Right to Keep Chickens

Here is an example of one of those rare but great little stories which reminds us of the many laws that still remain but not often known about. Natasha Brooks, from Greater Manchester, kept two chickens (named Henny and Penny just in case you were wondering) in the...
OFT v Foxtons – The Final Order

OFT v Foxtons – The Final Order

Thanks to the Painsmith blog. Original article here The final sealed order in the OFT v Foxtons case has been made available on the OFT website. A copy can be found here. This order gives effect to the judgement of the High Court and is now the final word on the...

Assignment by Tenant and Withhold Consent

Introduction A sub-letting of the whole term operates as an assignment. An assignment is different to a sub-letting because the estate in land is transferred from the first tenant to the new tenant. However, an assignment by a tenant is ineffective to pass the...