Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 97 (Mar)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWHC 305 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Rimer J

Representation Kim Lewison QC and Jonathan Arkush (instructed by Cawdery Kaye Fireman & Taylor) for the landlord.
  Jonathan Brock QC (instructed by Mace & Jones) for the tenant.
Judgment Dates: 8 March 2002

Catchwords

Landlord and tenant - Rent - Rent review - Failure to comply with time limits - Construction of clause - Landlord giving notice to tenant of its wish to review rent - Tenant contending notice invalid - Whether clause imposing time limit on giving of review notice.

The Case

On the true construction of a rent review clause the court determined the question whether a notice to review the rent was required to be given, if at all, by a set date and if so, what date, in favour of the tenant.

Practice Areas

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