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Legal Expert Column: I have recently exchanged Contracts for the purchase of a Buy to Let Property which is not due to complete until Summer 2016. Will I have to pay stamp duty at the new rate?
This Q & A was first published in Absolutely City & Angel Magazine, February 2016. Our property team have a regular legal expert column in the magazine to answer questions on residential property.Details
It has become increasingly common in recent years for construction professionals such as quantity surveyors and other claims consultants to offer their services to represent clients in dispute resolution. Whilst litigation is a “reserved” activity (meaning that generally only qualified lawyers may conduct litigation for reward for client) there is no restraint upon who may represent a client in adjudication, mediation or arbitration.Details
Legal Expert Column: I am thinking of buying a flat but the lease term is 75 years and will need to be extended. What things should I be aware of before I commit myself to the purchase?
This Q & A was first published in Absolutely City & Angel Magazine, January 2016. Our property team have a regular legal expert column in the magazine to answer questions on residential property.Details
It is common in many contentious cases for the parties to seek to rely upon the opinion evidence of an expert to support their case. In litigation, expert evidence may only be relied upon with the permission of the Court although that permission is usually granted unless the Court feels it would not be assisted to hear from experts in a particular area.Details
Colman Coyle recently accepted instructions to defend a company in connection with a claim for trademark infringement and passing off.Details
Colman Coyle negotiate favourable settlement terms on behalf of the Administrator of an Estate in a claim against the Estate by an unmarried cohabitee.Details