Peter Wright discusses RPI ground rent clauses in Lawyer Monthly

An increasing number of leaseholders are reporting they are being forced to pay extortionate RPI linked ground rents. Below Peter Wright at Hunters Solicitors tells Lawyer Monthly about a recent trend in new leases, whereby developers propose ground rent escalation at RPI clauses, resulting in a ground rent increase rate that can render some properties unsalable and stress that such clauses…

Gregor Kleinknecht participates in The Law Society Gazette’s Roundtable discussing GDPR

Roundtable: Data minefield As solicitors and their clients gear up for May’s implementation of the GDPR, the Gazette’s latest roundtable hears that many appear to have left their preparations to the 11th hour. On 25 May, GDPR introduces new laws on holding and ‘processing’ data. It requires transparency in respect of an organisation’s possession and use…