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Pushing the Boundaries

A private member’s bill proposes mandatory expert determination of boundary disputes by surveyors A private member’s bill entitled ‘Property Boundaries (Resolution of Disputes) Bill’ would force disputes over boundaries to follow an expert determination procedure involving the appointment of up to three surveyors. When would the new scheme apply? Under the Bill, where a landowner

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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