News & Events: Forfeiture & Possession

Past Events

Tanfield Property Conference June 2024: Protecting your client’s investment – must know developments in property law

4th Jun 2024, 09:00 to 17:00

Following our sell-out annual conference last year, we are once more offering you the opportunity to join your legal...

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Articles

Forfeiture – A Cautionary Tale

16th August 2022

By Nicola Muir It has long been recognised that the law of forfeiture is draconian. In 2006, the Law Commission published...

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Articles

Residential forfeiture: abandoning a flat with no forwarding address

5th May 2022

It has long been recognised that the law of forfeiture is draconian. In 2006, the Law Commission published a report proposing...

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Podcasts

“Up To Date” Podcasts – Episode 6

13th October 2020

A regular short update of the most important developments in the property law world brought to you by our Junior barristers. ...

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Webinars

Tanfield Talks “Live Event” – Forfeiture: why would you!? How could you!!?

27th May 2020

The Coronavirus Act 2020 has wrought significant changes to the law of forfeiture in the commercial context. In this third...

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News

Does CRAR mean the right to forfeiture is waived? Commercial landlords should carefully consider their options…

9th April 2020

Case commentary: Brar v Thirunavukkrasu [2019] EWCA Civ 2032 The procedure by which a landlord may recover arrears of...

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Updates

Amendments to CPR Part 55: what you need to know

25th February 2020

Summary CPR 55.11 and 55.12 are being amended to remove Demoted Tenancies and oral tenancy agreement cases from falling...

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Updates

Martha Timbo v The Mayor and Burgess of the London Borough of Lambeth [2019] EWHC 1396 (Ch)

25th February 2020

Summary In a claim for relief from forfeiture the High Court refused to order relief where there was no good reason for...

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Updates

Golding v Martin [2019] EWCA Civ 446

29th October 2019

Summary The Court of Appeal determined whether the existence of the right to relief from forfeiture amounts to a prospect of...

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Updates

Stemp v 6 Ladbroke Gardens Management Limited [2018] UKUT 375 (LC)

26th February 2019

Summary The Upper Tribunal determined whether a landlord had waived the right to forfeit a lease of residential property...

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