An action group has failed in its legal bid to stop what it described as a “major development” of 14 houses in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The case involved a reserve housing site. Before applying for planning permission, the developers asked the local authority to adopt a screening opinion as to whether the
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Nick works closely with a wide range of clients ranging from international companies to sole traders and family-run companies.
Since qualifying as a solicitor in 1986, Nick has amassed extensive experience in all aspects of commercial property work. He is well known for his clear and practical advice.
Specialist practice areas
- Commercial leases and lease renewals
- Acquisition and sale of commercial premises
- Rent reviews
- Dilapidation issues
- Tenancy agreements
- Planning issues
- Conditional contracts
- Joint Venture agreements
- Residential sales and purchases
Latest news by Nick Ginger
The Government is introducing a new Code of Practice to ensure that pub tenants are treated fairly and are allowed to run their businesses as they wish. The code will be enforced by an adjudicator with powers to fine large pub companies who abuse their powerful position. Ministers say the measures will save tenants £100m