Property Law

Adverse possession Q&A

This recording explains and demonstrates how to construct an answer to a problem question on adverse possession in the law of property.

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Proprietary estoppel

This lecture explains the equitable doctrine of proprietary estoppel under which a promise which has been relied on may be enforced.

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Leases – nature and acquisition (the lease / licence distinction)

This lecture explains the required characteristics and modes of acquisition that distinguish leases from mere personal rights of occupation (licences).

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Leasehold covenants – enforceability after assignment or sub-letting

This lecture explains how the enforceability of leasehold covenants is affected when a tenant’s lease or landlord’s reversion is assigned to a 3rd party, or tenant creates a sub-lease.

Lecture

Leasehold covenants – types and remedies for breach

This lecture includes a discussion of some common types of covenant found in leases and with the remedies available for breach of covenant.

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