Term allowing repayment of rent for a period post a break date not to be implied into a lease
The Court of Appeal in M&S v BNP Paribas has closed the door to tenants that have successfully operated break clauses and wish to claim back rent paid for a period post the break date.
Landlords around the country will be breathing an audible sigh of relief, as this decision confirms that the law remains as it was always understood to be: that without express wording to the contrary in the lease, a post-break claim for the apportioned rent for the remainder of the quarter will be unlikely to be successful…
Click on the link below to read the rest of the Addleshaw Goddard briefing.
Sign in or Register to continue reading this article
It's quick, easy and free!
It takes just 5 minutes to register. Answer a few simple questions and once completed you’ll have instant access.Register now
Why register to The Lawyer
In-depth, expert analysis into the stories behind the headlines from our leading team of journalists.
Identify the major players and business opportunities within a particular region through our series of free, special reports.
Receive your pick of The Lawyer's daily and weekly email newsletters, tailored by practice area, region and job function.
More relevant to you
To continue providing the best analysis, insight and news across the legal market we are collecting some information about who you are, what you do and where you work to improve The Lawyer and make it more relevant to you.
News from The Lawyer
Analysis from The Lawyer
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has made waves in Manchester by offering the city’s paralegals turbocharged salaries to switch allegiances.
Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all