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June 19, 2017 Join Damian Powell and Sarah Salmon on 22 June 2017 for a panel discussion of tips and tactics in anti-social behaviour cases held by the Social Housing Law Association

Sarah Salmon, barrister at Field Court and member of the SHLA committee, will chair the session.

The panel will discuss the remedies available to social landlords dealing with anti-social behaviour and provide top tips from seasoned practitioners. You will have an opportunity to share your experiences with other SHLA members and put questions to the panel. So, register now to avoid disappointment.

April 5, 2017 Validity of a s.42 notice given to a transferee after the prescribed period for the registration of their title

Toby Bishop appeared for the successful landlord in Solomon –v- Dawn, a dispute about the effect of the LR 2002 on notices given under the LRHUDA 1993. The issues were: a) does s.7(3) LRA 2002 validate an ineffective s.42 LRHUDA 1993 notice, upon registration of the recipient as the landlord? and b) was there a general prohibition on the landlord relying on its failure to register in opposing new leases?