Seminar – Defending disrepair
25 Apr 2018, 11:55 pm
SpeakersMichael Paget and Ryan Kohli
VenueCornerstone Barristers, 2-3 Gray's Inn Square, London, WC1R 5JH
FeeEarly Bird offer £30+VAT (Until 8th April) / Standard Ticket £40 +VAT
Aimed at all freeholders, including social landlords, this seminar will provide an overview of the basic principles underlying disrepair claims, and when to defend them.
Michael Paget and Ryan Kohli of the Cornerstone Housing Team will cover the topics below.
Please note the programme maybe subject to change.
09:15 What is disrepair?
– How does it differ from statutory nuisance?
– Edwards v Kumarasamy  UKSC 40
10:15 The early response & pre-action work
11:00 Long leaseholders
Is it the same test? Who ultimately pays for the work?
11:30 Other Issues
– Limitation and Personal Injury
– Set-off defences
– Costs and cost changes