Conveyancing 2013

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Conveyancing 2013, the fifteenth volume in the series, offers a full and authoritative account of conveyancing law and practice in Scotland during the year 2013. As usual, the coverage includes:

all reported cases
all statutory developments
much other material of interest to practitioners

The authors analyse court decisions on topics as diverse as decision-making in tenements, abandonment of servitudes, real burdens in restraint of trade, interest to enforce real burdens, variation and discharge of real burdens and servitudes, liability for statutory notices, property enquiry certificates, fraud and the Land Register, the meaning of ‘proprietor in possession’, leases including rent review, break clauses, and turnover rents, enforcement of standard securities, fraudulent loan applications, judicial rectification, and insolvency. Particular attention is given to the vexed question of the description of common parts in housing estates, and to an Inner House decision on actions for payment in enforcement of missives. The legislation discussed includes the High Hedges (Scotland) Act 2013 and the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Scotland) Act 2013. Written in a clear, direct style,Conveyancing 2013is an essential guide for practitioners to this fast-moving area of law.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherAvizandum Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781904968665
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2014


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