All posts by Anna Bevan-Jones

The Law Commission has published its Final Report on Rights to Light and a draft Rights to Light (Injunctions) Bill, setting out its recommendations on this challenging area of law. Its recommendations seek to put in place procedures: allowing land owners to be notified if a neighbour intends to seek an injunction to protect their rights … Continue reading Rights to light reform: Law Commission publishes final report and draft Rights to Light (Injunctions) Bill

On 26 February 2014, the Supreme Court handed down an important judgment in Coventry (t/a RDC Promotions) v Lawrence relating to the principles of private nuisance, a common law tort, and also when an injured party would be entitled to an injunction in preference to a pure damages remedy. Restoring the trial judge’s original order, … Continue reading Supreme Court ruling relating to injunctions and noise nuisance