Previous editions

March 2021

In this edition:

  • Manson-Smith & Anor v Arthurworrey – Landlord and tenant – Protection from harassment – Breach of covenant – No transcript currently available.
  • Northwood Solihull Ltd v Fearn & Ors – Possession – Notices – Execution – Company law – Read transcript >>
  • Nur & Anor, R (On the Application Of) v Birmingham City Council – Housing – Allocation schemes – Discrimination – Families with children – Read transcript >>
  • R. (on the application of Flores) v London Borough of Southwark – Housing – Allocation schemes – Statutory overcrowding – Read transcript >>
  • Shepherds Bush Housing Association v Stewart – Anti-social behaviour – Breach of injunction – Sentencing – Read transcript >>
  • Thurrock Council v Palm View Estates – Housing – House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) – Defence of reasonable excuse – Read transcript >>

February 2021

In this edition:

  • Bankole-Jones v Watford Borough Council – Housing – Homelessness – Eligibility for assistance – Read transcript >>
  • Bullale v City of Westminster Council – Housing – Homelessness – Settled accommodation – Read transcript >>
  • Home Group Limited v Fletcher – Anti-social behaviour – Breach of injunction – Sentencing – Read transcript >>
  • London Borough of Bromley v Broderick – Local authorities’ powers and duties – Main homelessness duty – Expiration – Read transcript >>
  • Nikolaeva v London Borough of Redbridge – Local authorities’ powers and duties – Main housing duty – Expiration – Read transcript >>
  • Rakusen v Jepsen – Housing – Rent Repayment Orders (RRO) – Whether RRO may be made against a superior landlord – Read transcript >>
  • Sovereign Housing Association v Hawkins – Anti-social behaviour – Breach of injunction – Sentencing – Read transcript >>

December 2020

In this edition:

  • Clarion Housing Association v Riley & anor – Anti-social behaviour – Breach of injunction – Sentencing – Read transcript >>
  • Metropolitan Housing Trust v Parry – Anti-social behaviour – Breach of injunction – Sentencing – Read transcript >>
  • Prempeh v Lakhany – Landlord and tenant – Assured Shorthold Tenancies – Notices – Read transcript >>
  • Sheffield City Council v Hussain – Housing – Houses in multiple occupation (HMO) – Penalties – Mitigation – Read transcript >>
  • Stanley v Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council – Housing – Civil Procedure – Local Government – Read transcript >>

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