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Supreme Court Decisions on Occupier Test – ignore the facts, focus on the bigger picture!

Supreme Court Decisions on Occupier Test – ignore the facts, focus on the bigger picture!

In a much anticipated decision of the Supreme Court in no less than three appeals by telecommunications operators, Lady Rose made clear today that the ...

Further clarity on the public benefit test and terms of a Code Agreement

Further clarity on the public benefit test and terms of a Code Agreement

With this decision comes further guidance, though no real surprises, on a number of aspects of the not so new Code. Although, in this case, the decisi ...

Landmark 1954 Act renewal of a Code Agreement

Landmark 1954 Act renewal of a Code Agreement

Following the introduction of the new Electronic Communications Code in 2017 (“ECC”) there has been significant uncertainty in the telecoms renewal ma ...

COVID-19: Impact upon land registration

COVID-19: Impact upon land registration

The Covid-19 pandemic is impacting upon all businesses and the Land Registry is no exception. The Land Registry has issued guidance this week which co ...