When property transactions go wrong: The reasons, remedies and consequences

23 Apr 2015, 12:00 am

Barristers from Hardwicke will be coming to Manchester on 23 April to give a seminar for both property lawyers and professional indemnity litigators.

Brie Stevens-Hoare QC, John de Waal QC, Sarah McCann and Simon Allison will consider recent developments in case law and will cover:

The property lawyer’s duties and pitfalls

  • The structure of the deal
  • Drafting
  • Explanations
  • Protections

The property lawyer’s solutions

  • Construction
  • Rectification
  • Equitable interests
  • Entries on the registrar

A cap on the property lawyer’s liability

  • The principles in SAMMCO
  • Recent developments

Calculation of loss

  • When does loss of a chance apply
  • Recent case law