J2J: Possession claims of residential properties – The basics

21 Jan 2014, 12:00 am

08.45: Registration and breakfast

09.15: Introduction
Meet Hardwicke’s Junior Property and Social Housing Team

09.30: The occupiers interest
An overview of the types of residential occupiers:

  • AST/assured tenancy/secure tenancy/Rent Act
  • Other occupiers: Subtenants/licensors/trespassers

10.30: Workshops – Small group sessions
Delegates will be divided into small groups to go through the law and procedure for obtaining possession against assured and secure teants and other types of occupiers. Our aim is to address your niggling queries in relation to notices, services, forms, costs etc and anything else you wish to ask!

13.00: Lunch

14.00: Breakout small group sessions
The workshops continue

15.00: Coffee break

15.30: Defences and tactics

  • Potential defences and how to grapple with them
  • Handy tactical tips from the Hardwicke team

16.00: The end
Q&A session and drinks