For subscribers, the March 2016 issue of the CPI Update appears attached below, and deals with the following cases:
- The inherent power to remove unilateral notices - Re Alpha Student (Nottingham) Ltd (In Liquidation);
- An analysis of the law of implied surrender and re-grant - Stevens v Ismail;
- Ground (g) and the subjective intention to occupy - Gulf Agencies Ltd v Ahmed;
- Liability for property fraud in the lodgement of a From DS1 - Chief Land Registrar v Caffrey & Co;
- Options to purchase land free from incumbrances - Hallman Holding Ltd v Webster;
- Powers of a tribunal in determined boundary applications - Murdoch v Amesbury;
- No insurer’s right subrogation available against the tenant - Fresca-Judd v Golovina.
In addition, there is coverage of:
- The new Flood Re-insurance Scheme;
- The Law Society’s Practice Note on Flood Risk;
- New bankruptcy applications for debtor bankruptcy;
- Energy efficiency regulations and tenants’ improvements;
- Consultation response on Sunday trading rules;
- Land Registry OS1 and OS2 searches on dealings with part;
- Searches and enquiries – the release date for the revised CON 29 and CON 29O forms;
- Agreements for lease – a new RICS measuring code;
- Law Society Practice Note on consumer protection regulations in conveyancing.
Published 29 February 2016.