|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 320 (Jul)|
|Court:||Nicholas Strauss QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court|
|Representation||James Aldridge (instructed by Stephenson Harwood) for the claimant.|
|Roger Bartlett (instructed by Porter Crossick) for defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||23 July 2002|
Landlord and tenant - Assignment of lease - Consent to assignment - Claimant acquiring reversion of lease - Leaseholder wishing to assign lease to defendant - Claimant requesting guarantors for defendant - Leaseholder assigning lease without fulfilling request - Whether assignment in breach of covenant - Whether claimant unreasonably withholding consent - Whether defendant entitled to relief from forfeiture.