The Liver Building

Commercial Property Update with Peta Dollar


Speaker: Peta Dollar

Date: Wednesday 16th October, 2019

Time: 13:30 - 16:15

Areas of Law: Company & Commercial; Property

Competencies: A2, A3, A4, B2, B3, B4 & B6.

Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4279


This session will focus on the most important recent cases and developments relevant to commercial property lawyers, including:

  • Part II of the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954: ground (f) – Franses and Santander; renewal lease terms – Dukeminster
  • Easements – Regency Villas, Parker v Roberts, Taurusbuild
  • Restrictive covenants – Alexander Devine v Millgate, O’Byrne
  • The RICS Professional Statement on Service Charges in Commercial Property
  • Dreamvar and the new Law Society Code for Completion
  • Frustration of leases – Canary Wharf
  • The new Electronic Communications Code – Cornerstone, Elite Embroidery, EE v Islington
  • Update on MEES (Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards)
  • Contract rescission – Oakley

Seminar kindly sponsored by:

Index Property Information is a unique provider of conveyancing searches and reports to the property industry. By working closely with every Local Authority in England and Wales we are able to provide both Regulated and Council Local Searches as well as all other reports and products required by Solicitors and Conveyancers.

Speaker Biographies

Peta Dollar has more than 25 years’ experience in all areas of property transactional work, the last 17 as a Real Estate partner at the City of London law firm now known as Dentons. She now works as a freelance lecturer, trainer and writer, providing public and in-house courses and publishing articles in the Estates Gazette and Landlord and Tenant Review. Peta is co-author of two of the leading textbooks on the Landlord and Tenant Act 1987 and Mixed Use, site editor for The Property Law website and a member of the Consultation Board of Practical Law Company and of the Editorial Board of Landlord and Tenant Review. She delivered a Blundell Memorial Lecture in June 2017 on the interpretation of contracts.



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Non-member £150
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