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Law Commission heralds new lease of life for residential property

Just like buses and government slogans, it seems that Law Commission reports on the future of residential property in England and Wales come in threes.  Following separate, lengthy consultations, the Law Commission has this week published its proposals for reforming leasehold enfranchisement, tenants’ statutory right to manage (“RTM”), and Commonhold ownership. It is estimated that

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Law Commission suggest re-writing the law on rights of way

Dellah Gilbert reports on a seminar given to Hogan Lovells by Professor Elizabeth Cooke of the Law Commission on 30 January 2013 On 8 June 2011, the Law Commission published its recommendations and draft legislation to overhaul some fundamental aspects of English property law including the law on rights over neighbouring property (easements), such as rights