CPI Update 188 - January 2020

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For subscribers, the January 2020 issue of the CPI Update appears attached below, and deals with the following cases:

  • Using CRAR and waiving forfeiture - Brar & Brar v Thirunavukkrasu.
  • The statutory incompatibility test for village green registrations - Lancashire CC, R (on the application of) v SSEFRA & Anor.
  • Easements for statutory undertakings - Bate v Affinity Water Ltd.
  • CVAs and lease surrenders - In the matter of Instant Cash Loans Ltd.
  • Revoking a tenant’s CVA - Williams & Laverty v Carraway Guildford (Nominee A) Ltd.
  • Modifying restrictive covenants in a long lease - Berkeley Square Investments Ltd v Berkeley Square Holdings Ltd.
  • The test for an actionable interference with an easement - Singhson Ltd & Ors v Kanendran.

There is also commentary on:

  • The SRA consultation on indemnity insurance levels.
  • Energy efficiency – reforming the Heat Network Regulations.
  • Rent deposit obligations.
  • Law Society guidance on conflicts of interest.

Published on 3 January 2020.