De Nicholls v Saunders: 1870

The existence of an agreement (and the payment in appropriate circumstances may evidence an agreement) between the landlord and tenant that on the day that the rent becomes due an earlier payment shall be treated as a fulfilment of the obligation to pay the rent can displace the presumption that an early payment of rent does not satisfy the rent when it later becomes due.


(1870) 5 LRCP 589


England and Wales

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CitedAltonwood Ltd v Crystal Palace FC (2000) Ltd ChD 7-Mar-2005
The landlord claimed arrears of rent and other payments due under the lease of the football ground occupied by the club. A licence had been granted for the accomodation to be shared with Wimbledon Football Club. The rent varied with the gate . .
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Landlord and Tenant

Updated: 09 May 2022; Ref: scu.223840