What is meant by the phrase “public auction” in the exceptions to section 2 LP(MP)A 1989?

What is meant by the phrase “public auction” in the exceptions to section 2 LP(MP)A 1989? Is an online property auction a public auction?

June CPI Update published

The June 2014 issue of the CPI Update is published today, dealing with cases including Marks And Spencer Plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services, Friends Life Management Services v A&A Express Building Ltd, Best v The Chief Land Registrar and many more.

CPI Update 124 - June 2014

Property webinars for June: commercial property insurance; auction sales

Two more property webinars are lined up for June 2014. They are “Commercial Property Insurance Issues” (on 2 June 2014, at 12.30pm) which will include an analysis of the recently published City of London Insurance Clauses, common lease and contract drafting issues, and relevant standard conditions of sale; and “Buying and Selling at Auction” (on 9 June 2014, at 12.30pm). To enquire further about joining a webinar, please use the contact button above.

CPI Update 123 - May 2014

Assignments to guarantors

Would an assignment to a company which is currently giving a primary guarantee of tenant obligations fall foul of Good Harvest/House of Fraser case law?

Is CRL insurance still required?

CPI Update 122 - April 2014