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27th May 2022

Commercial Premises – the Post Pandemic Position

As many businesses fall back into the swing of the 'new normal', a concern for some operating from rented premises may be dealing with arrears accrued during the…

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25th April 2022

Commencement date confirmed for the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act

Further to our previous article on the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 (“the Act”), we advised that the Act was not yet in full effect. The Government…

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21st March 2022

Ellisons Solicitors strengthens its Dispute Resolution Team in Chelmsford

Ellisons Solicitors has bolstered its Dispute Resolution team in Essex following the appointment and relocation of Associate Solicitor, Emma Jenkins,  who will be taking up permanent residence in…

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17th February 2022

UK Government Set to Reform Leasehold and Commonhold Systems

At the moment, the government is keen to implement the recommendations of the Law Commission and make changes to improve the leasehold ownership system. The first of the…

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15th February 2022

An update on the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill

On 8 February 2022, the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Bill received Royal Assent and became the Leasehold Reform (Ground Rent) Act 2022 (“the Act”). The Act, when it…

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11th February 2022

The Supreme Court on the Right to Manage: FirstPort Property Services Ltd (Appellant) v Settlers Court RTM Company Ltd

This article is an overview of the recent Supreme Court decision FirstPort Property Services Ltd (Appellant) v Settlers Court RTM Company Ltd and others (Respondents) [2022] UKSC 1…

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3rd February 2022

Ellisons Solicitors Appoints New Head of Contentious Trust and Probate

Ellisons Solicitors is delighted to announce the appointment of Ben Fox as Head of its Contentious Trust and Probate Team. Ben joined Ellisons in May 2021 to expand…

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28th January 2022

Court of Appeal clarifies position on amendments to a cladding claim after limitation expires

The Limitation Act 1980 sets out the period within which a claim can be brought following a cause of action accruing. For example, section 5 states that an…

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27th January 2022

Ellisons Solicitors ensures first-of-its-kind victory for Essex flat owners

Ellisons Solicitors has won a significant victory for flat owners fighting against massive fire patrol (waking watch) bills. Ellisons was instructed by Cherrydown Management Limited, the Residents’ Management…

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11th January 2022

New proposals set out to fix the Building Safety crisis

There has been plenty of discussion in respect of building safety and cladding in the press in the past couple of years. However, most of this related to…

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