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  • Wollenberg v Casinos Austria International Holding GmbH, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, February 03, 2011, [2011] EWHC 103 (Ch)

    Introduction1. Mr Tony Wollenberg is a solicitor and expert on the gaming and betting industries. He is head of betting and gaming at the law firm Salans. He was retained as a consultant by Casinos Austria International Holding GmbH (``CAI'') under the terms of an agreement contained in a letter dated 21 November 2005. That agreement was subsequent...

    ... centres adjacent to Premiership football grounds, which offered the chance to regenerate ... new company would be capitalised to pay the costs of an agreed budget for the application process, ... that they might have to pay £25 per square foot to win it. Mr Wollenberg was on the ... legitimate to use as an aid in the construction of the contract anything which the parties said ...

  • JD Wetherspoon Plc v Jay Mar Estates, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, April 04, 2007, [2007] BLR 285,[2007] EWHC 856 (TCC)

    1. This is an application by JD Wetherspoon PLC (``JDW'') for an order remitting the arbitrator's award for reconsideration on the grounds that, pursuant to section 68.2 of the Arbitration Act 1996, there has been a serious irregularity which has caused JDW a substantial injustice. The application is opposed by Jay Mar Estates (``JME''). The matter...

    ... of over £20,000 by taking the actual fitting out costs of £700,000 (which equated to £100 per square foot), devaluing ...

  • Pankhania & Anor v Hackney & Anor, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, January 23, 2004, [2004] EWHC 323 (Ch)

    1. The Claimants, Vraj Pankhania and his wife Joshnia Pankhania, are property developers. In fact, however, Mr Vraj Pankhania, has always acted on behalf of both himself and his wife in all his dealings in this case. For convenience, therefore, I will refer in this judgment only to Mr Pankhania. 2. The Defendants, the London Borough of Hackney (``

    ...,000 Mr Pankhania calculated his acquisition costs at about £4.2 million, of which he borrowed ... the Car Park so as to provide some 800 square metres of office/ commercial floor-space. 9. ...or to carry out substantial work of construction on the holding. . . and that he could not ... he had agreed a figure of £250 per square foot with Mr Maqueen, but had employed a figure of ...

  • Socimer International Bank Ltd v Standard Bank London Ltd, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, March 31, 2006, [2006] EWHC 718 (Comm)

    1. This is the second trial in this action in which the Claimant, Socimer International Bank Limited (in liquidation) (``Socimer''), claims the sum of some US $13.3 million odd from the Defendant, Standard Bank London Limited (``Standard''), under the accounting provisions of a forward sale agreement between them dated 8 November 1996 concluded on

    ... which he resolved a central issue of construction between the parties, which I explain in further ... Downpayments or the amount of any losses, costs or expenses of the Seller, arising as a result of ... (where elected for) keeps that obligation on foot in respect of those Designated Assets not ... the full face value of the Socma DRs to square its positions with its clients who had bought ...

  • Nationwide Building Society v Dunlop Haywards (DHL) Ltd (t/a Dunlop Heywood Lorenz) & Anor, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, February 18, 2009, [2009] EWHC 254 (Comm)

    1. In April and September 2005 the Cheshire Building Society (``CBS'') made two advances of £ 10.5 million and £ 1 million (less fees) to Goldgrade Properties Limited (``Goldgrade'') on the security of commercial property in Priory Road, Ashton, Birmingham, which Goldgrade was to purchase. The property had been valued by the first defendants - Dun...

    ... of damages and £ 250,000 on account of costs by 25th January 2008. DHL failed to make any ... the court were to regard the first construction as correct, Cobbetts would have sought an ... years at a rent of at least £ 6.50 per square foot. The claimants' loss in respect of the ...

  • Hammonds (a firm) v Pro-Fit USA Ltd, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, August 17, 2007, [2007] EWHC 1998 (Ch)

    1. This is an application by Hammonds, solicitors, for an administration order in relation to Pro-Fit USA Ltd (“USA”). Hammonds apply as an alleged creditor of USA in respect of unpaid fees (including work in progress not yet the subject of any invoice) in respect of legal services rendered. The application notice is dated 20 April 2007. 2. In o...

    ...Tag-It v Narroflex file: £6,257. A costs order was made against Tag-It which has been ... He relies on Re Harris Simons Construction Leisure Ltd [1989] 1 WLR 368 where Hoffmann J, ... Court could wind up the company on the footing that it would be the duty of the liquidator to ... forma balance sheet are these (figures in square brackets being those shown on the 25 September ...

  • Walker & Partners Ltd v Coal Authority, Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, December 12, 2000, [2000] EWLands LCA_48_1997

    COAL MINING SUBSIDENCE - commercial and industrial premises - extent of damage - cost of repair- depreciation - Coal Mining Subsidence Act 1991 s.10 - depreciation £223,000 to be paid with interest from 5 October 1994. IN THE MATTER of a NOTICE OF REFERENCE BETWEEN WALKER AND PARTNERS LIMITED Claimant and THE COAL AUTHORITY ...

    ... what order to make in respect of the costs of this Reference the Lands Tribunal shall not ... demolish and rebuild (off the existing footings) the four external brick walls, which were ... was more modern) were of better construction (having concrete block base walls), heating and ... damaged, of £1.49 per sq.ft which did not square with the £1.70 per sq.ft. used in his damaged ...

  • Yewbelle Ltd v London Green Developments Ltd & Anor, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, December 08, 2006, [2006] EWHC 3166 (Ch)

    1. Directly opposite Colliers Wood underground station, in the London Borough of Merton, there is a triangular site between the intersections of Merton and Colliers Wood High Streets, Christchurch Road and Priory Road. It consists of: i) A 17-storey pre-cast concrete office building built in the 1960s. It is often called the Brown and Root Tower (

    ... consist of 226 residential units, 370 square metres of retail space, 629 square metres for ``a ...(which at roughly equivalent rates per square foot would have been about £750,000). However, Mr ... is your opinion that LBM will not fund the costs of the fit out from the total contribution to be ... my opinion it depends on the proper construction of the contract as to whether on the ...

  • Dadourian Group International Inc & Ors v Simms & Ors, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, November 24, 2006, [2006] EWHC 2973 (Ch)

    Hearing dates: 3rd,7th,8th,9th,13th,14th,15th,16th,17th,20th,21st,22nd,23rd,24th,27th,28th,29th,30th & 31st March 2006, 3rd,4th,5th,6th,7th,11th & 12th April 2006, and 8th,10th,11th May 2006 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Judgment Mr Justice Warren: Introduction 1. In this case, the Claimants seek, principally, damages for f...

    ... against all four Defendants the substantial costs of the arbitration which they have been unable to ... officials for the land and construction of this new plant.''. d. ``The Bangladeshis are ... hour round trip car ride to a small 3,000 square foot warehouse on an offbeat country road in ...

  • Massive boost for building material manufacturers.

    As construction gains momentum across Africa, the demand for ... to industry experts, the transport costs that can be saved from local production are also ... our products which are steel based, in a 20-foot container you get 3,000 square metres of roofing ...

  • Wynn-Jones v Bickley, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, July 04, 2006, [2006] EWHC 1991 (Ch)

    1. In the underlying proceedings, Mr and Mrs Wynn-Jones claimed, amongst other relief, a declaration that the boundary between their property and that of Mrs Bickley was in such position that there was no encroachment upon Mrs Bickley's land. They also sought rectification of the original land transfer and consequential rectification of the releva...

    ... to the order, having a total area of 63.3 square metres, or such other parcel of land as might be ... for his valuation purposes, that the footpath, that is to say of 1.2 metres, around the flank ... the date immediately preceding the construction of the extension. He considered this relevant in ... Ramparts by building the extension after costs and fees had been deducted; (2) valuing the area ...

  • Forsyth-Grant v Allen & Anor, Court of Appeal - Civil Division, April 08, 2008, [2008] EWCA Civ 505

    1. This is an appeal by the claimant Mrs Marcia Forsyth-Grant against the judgment of HHJ Harvey-Clark QC, given in the Southampton County Court on 30 March 2007 in an action for trespass and nuisance, arising out of the construction by the defendants of a pair of semi-detached houses on land adjoining the Hotel Picardie at Ventnor on the Isle of W...

    ... and nuisance, arising out of the construction by the defendants of a pair of semi-detached ... ground relates to the judge's order for costs. The judge ordered the claimant to bear the ... were that her title did not include a six foot strip to the west of the hotel and was ... the value of Sunrise by about £2,500 per square metre of the area which it covered. This was ...

  • Kadian Delroy Mighty (Jamaica) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent)

    ... Constabulary [1999] 1 WLR 662 on the footing that in those cases there was no lawful authority ... a house that was in the course of construction. It was held that this power was subject to the ... can be marked by an appropriate order for costs or by an increased award of (compensatory) ...(The emphasis and the words enclosed in square brackets are mine). . 244. The matter might be ...

  • Walumba Lumba (Congo) 1 and 2 (Appellants) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent)

    ... Constabulary [1999] 1 WLR 662 on the footing that in those cases there was no lawful authority ... a house that was in the course of construction. It was held that this power was subject to the ... can be marked by an appropriate order for costs or by an increased award of (compensatory) ...(The emphasis and the words enclosed in square brackets are mine). . 244. The matter might be ...

  • FS v JS, Court of Appeal - Family Division, November 10, 2006, [2007] Fam Law 106,[2006] EWHC 2793 (Fam)

    The judgment is being distributed on the strict understanding that in any report no person other than the advocates or the solicitors instructing them (and other persons identified by name in the judgment itself) may be identified by name or location and that in particular the anonymity of the children and the adult members of their family must be

    ...-bedroom neo-Georgian house of about 2000 square feet, they moved there with H in May 2000: ..., including both parties' liabilities for costs relating to these proceedings. . 6. I shall turn ... is £75,000 (categorised as £70 per square foot Zone A). Prior to the Respondent's purchase of it ... (of land purchase, demolition and construction) should be round about 40-45% of the eventual ...

  • Persimmon Homes (Wales) Ltd & Anor v County Borough Council, Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, September 28, 2004, [2004] EWLands ACQ_40_2002

    COMPENSATION - compulsory purchase - acquisition of land adjoining highway for improvement of junction and to provide access to housing land - proposed link road to proposed bypass - scheme underlying the acquisition - no scheme world - alternative access points - ransom value - whether value existed independently of the scheme - compensation £1,13...

    ...Wards Construction (Medway) Limited v Barclays Bank Plc [1994] 2 ... necessary road widening and provision of footway, verge and embankment. . 8. On 30 April 1992 the ...``1. ..95 square metres of land forming highway verge abutting and ... the County Council in respect of all costs and expenses incurred in connection with the ...

  • UAE upscale & expensive.

    ... with no choice but to absorb the additional costs of living." . The monthly rent for a two-bedroom .... "Construction costs of apartments and villas have increased ..., have led to the overall average price per square foot to develop an apartment increasing by around ...

  • Field Common Ltd v Elmbridge Borough Council, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, August 27, 2008, [2008] EWHC 2079 (Ch)

    1. On 7 November 2005, Lewison J gave judgment on liability in favour of the claimant (``FCL'') directing an assessment of damages in the terms which I will come to in a moment. I shall refer to the judgment delivered on that date as ``the Judgment''. The matter now comes before me on that assessment as ordered by Lewison J. Background 2. FCL i...

    ... servants, agents and/or licensees to pass on foot and with vehicles over the strip of FCL's land. ... to the building or the wall or the construction of the road will have expired. And if there is a ... for what he refers to as purchaser's costs and rounding, he arrives at £2.45m. . 109. A ... November 2005), the area and the rate per square foot. He then states his view of the open market ...

  • Saminaden v. Barnet Enfield and Haringey NHS Trust, Court of Appeal - United Kingdom Employment Appeal Tribunal, July 07, 2008, [2008] UKEAT 0018_08_0707

    The Claimant claimed unfair direct dismissal and constructive dismissal and unlawful deductions. The ET at a PHR dismissed (with costs) his unfair dismissal claims on the grounds that the Claimant had not been dismissed and were, in any event, out of time. He had been dismissed for misconduct, on appeal, demotion was substituted for dismissal; bu...

    ... The ET at a PHR dismissed (with costs) his unfair dismissal claims on the grounds that ... He was asked to sign and date a slip at the foot of the letter indicating that he accepted that ... principle, but one that fell fair and square within the principle in Roberts. (4) ... it is only where, on an objective construction of the relevant letters or other conduct on the ...

  • Fattal & Anor v Possessions Revenues & Goods Of The Free Grammar School Of John Lyon, Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, January 14, 2004, [2004] EWLands LRA_21_2002

    LEASEHOLD ENFRANCHISEMENT - price payable for freehold interest - valuation methodology - tenants' improvements - treatment of development value - comparables - Leasehold Reform Act 1967 section 9(1A)(d) - appeal allowed in part - enfranchisement price £1,941,655 IN THE MATTER of an APPEAL from a DECISION of the LONDON LEASEHOLD VALUATION TRIBUNA...

    ... an extensive personal analysis of all the costs that had been incurred, and as to works which ... the 1927 house where, following the construction of extensions, they were now incorporated in the ... Mr Buchanan went on to explain how this squared with the blended value of 81 at £697 per sq ft. ... value, but 40% of the rate per square foot of his calculation of the unimproved value of the ...

  • VAT And Service Charges

    ... VAT, it should in fact be chargeable on the costs of cleaning, thus introducing the principle that ... Where a "cap" on service charge per square foot is negotiated, the VAT issue needs to be ...

  • Cadvyrt 2000 Ltd v No Respondent, Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, June 16, 2006, [2006] EWLands LP_84_2004

    RESTRICTIVE COVENANT - discharge - modification - whether restriction requiring approval of plans obsolete - modification of restrictions on height and number of flats within a purpose-built block - removal of garage block - whether practical benefits of substantial value or advantage secured to objectors - application for discharge refused - appli...

    ... of not more than eight hundred and fifty square feet. . 5. Not more than nine garages shall be ...02/2033/FUL) for the construction on the application land of an extra storey to ... her valuation reports the presence of a 100 foot rear garden such as hers would add £50-£100,000 ...88. A letter on costs accompanies this decision, which will take effect ...

  • Hildron Finance Ltd v Greenhill Hampstead Ltd, Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, January 10, 2008, [2008] EWLands LRA_120_2006

    LRA/120/2006 LANDS TRIBUNAL ACT 1949 LEASEHOLD ENFRANCHISEMENT - collective enfranchisement - price - valuation date - deferment rate - porter's flat - whether saleable and whether notional rent to be included in service charge ­ price determined at £2,835,255 IN THE MATTER OF AN APPEAL AGAINST A DECISION OF THE LEASEHOLD VALUATION TRIBUNAL FOR THE...

    ... in Messrs Knight Frank of 20 Hanover Square, London W1S 1HZ, namely Mr Robert Orr-Ewing and ...It is of multi-storey construction but, because of the sloping site, parts are on ... than £1,000,000 and over £1,000 per square foot. These statistics suggested that Hampstead ... risk that some lessees would claim that the costs generally were more than they should be because ...

  • Frans Maas (UK) Ltd v Samsung Electronics (UK) Ltd, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, June 30, 2004, [2004] EWHC 1502 (Comm)

    In the early evening of Sunday 10th February, 2002, some 25,738 Samsung A300 mobile telephones, belonging to the Defendant (“SEUK”), were stolen from the warehouse facility of the Claimant in Hayes (“the theft”, “FM” and “the warehouse”, respectively). The action commenced as a claim by FM against SEUK in respect of unpaid invoices fo...

    ... of £404,434.17, exclusive of interest and costs. Accordingly, the trial before me was solely ... and Handling Charges”; at the foot of the page, the document stated:. “ ... The italics in the square brackets are added; there was uncertainty at the ... facts of the individual case and the construction of the terms and the assurance in question. 2 On ...

  • Esso Petroleum Company Ltd v Secretary of State for Transport, Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, June 06, 2008, [2008] EWLands ACQ_143_2006

    ACQ/143/2006 LANDS TRIBUNAL ACT 1949 COMPENSATION ­ compulsory purchase ­ preliminary issues ­ land acquired for construction and improvement of highway ­ valuation of land acquired ­ set-off for betterment of land retained ­ access to retained land enabled by stopping-up of part of old highway on land of claimant ­ order providing for stopping-up

    ... issues ­ land acquired for construction and improvement of highway ­ valuation of land ... FOR TRANSPORT Authority Re: 2,335 square metres of hardstanding Esso Service Station ...There was also a problem with foot and mouth disease which caused programming ... are now invited to make submissions on costs, and a letter dealing with this accompanies this ...