Dorota Pawlowski, Senior Associate at Trowers & Hamlins, explains in this article that on 15 March 2017 the Court of Appeal handed down judgement in the case of Evelyn Dove (1) Elaine Dove (2) v The London Borough of Havering. This was an appeal by the tenants against their eviction by the local authority.
As we move into 2017 this briefing looks at three significant legal cases heard during the year which will have implications for leasehold management teams. The cases, decisions and what each will mean for landlords are set out in this article.
Anna Bennett, from Devonshires solicitors, explains in this article that new Regulations will come into effect from 1 April 2017 as a result of the Carmichael decision handed down by the Supreme Court in November 2016.
42 Bedford Row’s Mathew McDermott successfully represented the Defendant in this challenge brought against its amended housing allocation policy under Part VI of the Housing Act 1996 as amended (“Part VI”).