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Stratford on Avon D.C. v David Wilson Homes Ltd [2011] EWHC 3548 (Ch)

Conrad Rumney
Issues between housing developer and local planning authority concerning payment of sums under s. 106 Agreement
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Quirkco Investments Ltd v Aspray Transport Ltd [2011] EWHC 3060(Ch); [2012] L&TR 19 Break clauses.

David Stockill, John Brennan
A landlord who had failed to pay the insurance premium to the insurer failed to obtain summary judgment against the tenant for a declaration that the exercise of its break clause was invalid on the grounds of non-payment by the tenant of the insurance charge, as payment of the premium was a precondition of the demand for the charge. The tenant’s counterclaim for a repayment of rent attributable to the period after the expiry of the tenant’s notice under the break clause would be struck out, as the lease made no provision for any apportionment of rent or pro rata…

Quirkco Investments Ltd v Aspray Transport Ltd [2011] EWHC 3060 (ch); [2012] L&TR 19

David Stockill
Break clauses (David Stockill)

Obsession Hair & Day Spa Ltd v, Hi-Lite Electrical Ltd [2011] EWCA Civ 1148, White Book (Vol 1)

Ed Pepperall QC
Multi-million pound negligence claim against electrical contractor. Gave rise to difficult issues about concurrent liability & quantification of damages. Report deals with Court of Appeal’s limited jurisdiction to set aside permission to appeal. (Ed Pepperall)

Re Assured Logistics Ltd [2012] BCC 541; [2011] EWHC 3029 (Ch)

James Morgan QC
Whether notice of intention to appoint administrators has to be given by directors to their own company