Rothschild and Others v Bell (a bankrupt) and Another: CA 18 Feb 1999

The right of one of two joint tenants of residential premises under a long lease at a low rent to hold over under the Act, is a right in property and so vests in his trustee on bankruptcy, and the trustee can disclaim it, thus removing any right of possession.


Times 10-Mar-1999, [1999] EWCA Civ 823


Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 Part I


England and Wales

Landlord and Tenant

Updated: 05 December 2022; Ref: scu.88874