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Signed, sealed, delivered – service deemed to take place on date of receipt rather than date of posting, in absence of contrary intention

Freetown Limited v Assethold Limited [2012] EWCA Civ 1657 Freetown and Assethold owned neighbouring buildings in London. Freetown served notices on Assethold under the Party Wall Act 1996 in relation to proposed development works. The parties each appointed a surveyor and those surveyors in turn applied to a third party surveyor to make an award.