• Changes to rules on notices seeking possession – proposed abolition of s.21

    Posted on June 12, 2019

    The proposal by the Government to abolish the “no fault” route to obtaining possession of rented residential property made the headlines in April 2019. The proposals followed a Government consultatio…

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  • The Issue When it Comes to Ground Rent

    Posted on April 24, 2019

    The issue of Ground Rent has been a sticking point for most Conveyancers over the last few years. It still seems to be a point which causes heads to turn. Not only are there several risks to highlig…

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  • ​ Japanese Knotweed – Potential for Damage

    Posted on April 17, 2019

    A recent case[1] has provided occupiers of land with confirmation that they can obtain compensation if a neighbour allows Japanese knotweed to spread from their land, even if it has not yet caused dam…

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  • Landlord and tenant – time limit for contesting rent increases

    Posted on April 10, 2019

    A case[1] in the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) has reconfirmed the strict time limit for residential tenants on statutory periodic tenancies to contest notices seeking to increase the rent.

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  • ​ Empathy & excellence at heart of family law services.

    Posted on November 20, 2018

    Headed by Simon Thomas, the family law team at Leeds Day offers a comprehensive range of family law related services covering divorce, financial disputes, whether arising from marital breakdown or coh…

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  • How do you know if your family lawyer is really up to scratch?

    Posted on November 13, 2018

    There are many solicitors who practice family law, which includes handling divorce cases, financial matters arising on marital breakdown, as well as disputes over children. However, the old adage tha…

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  • What happens to Digital Assets on death?

    Posted on November 06, 2018

    We now live in an era where social media, digital technology and information stored online affect most of us. Many of us now have online accounts and may not have paperwork confirming the assets we h…

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  • Wills and Probate at Leeds Day Solicitors

    Posted on August 31, 2018

    Without a Will, your estate will pass to individuals under the rules of intestacy which may not reflect your wishes. It is, therefore, extremely important that you have a Will in place and review it r…

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  • Time to talk

    Posted on August 23, 2018

    It is important to talk to your family about finances. Finances are one of the trickiest topics to talk about with family members because many people have traditional ideas about what you should and s…

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