The Defendant relied on Section 7 of the 1978 Act to support of its contention that it had served on the Claimant a counter-notice under Section 45 Leasehold Reform (Housing and Urban Development) Act 1993 (‘the 1993 Act’). The Claimant contended that Section 7 allowed him to prove on the facts that the counter-notice had not been served on him and that on the facts he had proved that matter on the ordinary balance of probabilities.
 EWHC 2501 (Ch),  44 EG 108
Interpretation Act 1978 7
England and Wales
Updated: 06 May 2021; Ref: scu.446005