Commercial Property Newsletter: Spotlight on Development March 2017

Posted by: Clive Lovatt | Date posted : 22/03/2017

Welcome to the March edition of our newsletter on all matters affecting the property development industry.

Spring is upon us, "the time of plans and projects" wrote Tolstoy in Anna Karenina.

For those of you with plans and projects looking to come into full bloom, this quarter's review of law and policy affecting the property development industry includes a look at that often contentious subject, basement extensions; we also have an article on the new Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations, a case on breach of copyright, a timely warning on fraudulent transfers and finally a helpful decision from the Supreme Court on rates.

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This publication is a general summary of the law. It should not replace legal advice tailored to your specific circumstances.

© Farrer & Co LLP,  March 2017