Ten Tricky Problems & Solutions in Commercial Leases

Date & Time

6th July 2020 | Jury's Inn, 101 Stroudley Road, Brighton, BN1 4DJ | 2.00 - 5.00 pm


£100 + VAT (£120) members; £120 + VAT (£144) non members


Ten Tricky Problems & Solutions in Commercial Leases

Commercial Leases is a notorious area in relation to traps for the unwary solicitor.  The course looks at some common problems and their suggested solutions.  Topics include:

  • Licences to Assign
  • Excessive Obligations in relation to Repairing Covenants
  • Responses to CPSE Enquiries
  • Serving of 1954 Act Exclusion Notices
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax Pitfalls
  • Land Registry Requirements
  • Deeds of Variation and Implied Surrenders
  • Consequences of Holding Over at the end of the Term
  • Risk Assessments
  • Problems in relation to Insurance

 Richard Snape has been the Head of Professional Support at Davitt Jones Bould since 2002.   He speaks at numerous courses for law societies all over the country, various public courses, in-house seminars within solicitors’ firms and has also talked extensively to local authorities and central government bodies.  His areas of specialism include both commercial and residential property, in particular in relation to local government law, conveyancing issues, development land, commercial property and incumbrances in relation to land.