The Supreme Court has this morning confirmed that the Human Rights Act and the requirement to look at proportionality of eviction of occupiers in possession cases does not apply to the private rented sector. This is a welcome confirmation of the restriction of HRA to public authorities. The press summary can be found here.
Supreme Court decision – McDonald v McDonald
Government measures to protect businesses – are you affected?Thursday, July 9, 2020
Alex Blenkinsop, commercial dispute resolution lawyer, explains how the new measures impact businesses on both sides of the debt ledger.
Video: Where are we now? Landlord and tenant updateWednesday, July 8, 2020
Get the latest on forfeiture; commercial rent arrears recovery (CRAR); insolvency; and the government’s new code of practice for commercial property relationships, in this short video update.
Suppliers’ termination clauses rendered toothlessWednesday, July 8, 2020
Supplying goods and services is something every organisation is involved in, but how does new debtor-friendly legislation affect supplier relationships with distressed businesses?