eBriefs - Dispute Resolution
Follow the general announcement by the Government on the restrictions which will apply to landlords and tenants of commercial property, details have now been enacted in the Coronavirus Act 2020.
Within the raft of emergency legislation covered by the Coronavirus Act 2020 are some very wide ranging restrictions which will apply to residential tenancies. These restrictions have been widely commented on in the press, but full details are only now becoming available to us.
New regulations regarding Electrical Safety checks are scheduled to come into force on 1 April 2020. These regulations affect all tenancies except the following:
The case of Davies v Scott 2019 saw a Landlord appeal a County Court decision regarding the penalty for failing to protect the Tenant’s deposit.