Monthly Archives: June 2014

Property Case Law Update: June 2014

Hubbard v Bank of Scotland Plc (t/a Birmingham Midshires)[2014] EWCA Civ 648 The Court of Appeal has confirmed that, assuming there are appropriate limitations in the retainer, a valuation surveyor only has to report apparent defects which could have a … Continue reading

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Sale of the Peninsular Centre for Reproductive Medicine

OTB Eveling recently acted for Jonathan West, founder of and clinician with PCRM Limited, in the sale of the Peninsular Centre for Reproductive Medicine to the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.  James Eveling, corporate partner at OTB Eveling, … Continue reading

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Motoring Fines to get tougher

Under recently announced government plans, magistrates will be given new powers to increase the level of penalties imposed on convicted motorists. The maximum fine for speeding on a motorway is set to increase from £1,000 to £10,000.  Drivers caught using … Continue reading

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Property Case Law Update: May 2014

Marks and Spencer plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Company (Jersey) Ltd and another [2013] EWHC 1279 (Ch) A clause requiring repayment of rent following an effective break notice will not be implied into a lease; express clauses must … Continue reading

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