Monthly Archives: November 2013

OTB Eveling act on sale of £45m turnover Otter House Group

OTB Eveling recently acted for the founding directors, Gary Beck and Hendrik Vollers, who together with group finance and commercial director, Anthony Jervoise, sold the Otter House Group to the management team led by David Pike and chaired by Ashley … Continue reading

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Residential landlords beware – the deposit rules now have teeth which really can come back and bite you

There has been much speculation since the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment in Superstrike Ltd v Rodrigues, but the initial widespread concern about the impact of the judgment has not yet been felt. Until the decision is tested … Continue reading

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There’s no such thing as a simple lease notice

It is a sign of these still somewhat troubled economic times that lease notices are being regularly disputed and litigated.  Break notices often steal the lime light, but even commercial lease notices served pursuant to the 1954 Act are being … Continue reading

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Apportionment of residential management charges – finally a common sense decision

With all the drama caused by the decision in Phillips v Francis a more recent decision which offers some good news to managing agents may have been overlooked. Recent decisions have often seemed to complicate and confuse what were standard … Continue reading

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Sale of ALS Motor Parts

OTB Eveling recently acted as solicitors for the owners of ALS Motor Parts in the sale of the entire share capital to Motor Parts Direct.  ALS is a long-established independent parts and accessories business with branches across Devon.  Motor Parts … Continue reading

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