Cusack-Smith v Gold: 1958

The landlord wanted to serve a section 146 notice for breach of repairing covennat. The lease had been assigned.
Held: The person who had assigned was not entitled to receive a section 146 notice. Therefore the person on whom the notice should be served was the assignee.


Pilcher J


[1958] 1 WLR 611


Law of Property Act 1925 146

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CitedOld Grovebury Manor Farm Ltd v W Seymour Plant Sales and Hire Ltd and Another CA 21-Jun-1979
The plaintiffs granted a business lease to the defendants for three years. The tenant covenanted not to assign the lease without the written consent of the landlord, such consent not to be unreasonably withheld in the case of a respectable tenant. . .
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