Evicting Tenants following New Tier 4 Restrictions

Evicting Tenants following New Tier 4 Restrictions

From 29 August 2020, all section 21 notices must give a minimum of 6 months’ notice to the Tenant. In addition, the majority of section 8 notices must also give a minimum of 6 months’ notice save for certain breaches of the tenancy agreement such as the tenant being...
Commercial Rent Arrears Moratorium Extended Again…

Commercial Rent Arrears Moratorium Extended Again…

On 9 December 2020 the UK Government announced a further extension to the moratorium on forfeiture of leases on the grounds of non-payment of rent or other sums due, and the presentation of winding-up petitions. The extension is until 31 March 2021 Whilst the...
Furlough Fraud – The Countdown Begins?

Furlough Fraud – The Countdown Begins?

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) was introduced with the aim of safeguarding UK jobs during Covid-19 and has almost certainly gone a long way to do so. Under the CJRS, businesses have been able to furlough staff rather than make them redundant, with the...
Divorce – What Happens About Our Finances?

Divorce – What Happens About Our Finances?

One of the most common fears and anxieties when a couple divorce is how the marital assets will be divided and whether they will be able to manage financially after separation, particularly where there is only one main breadwinner. This article deals with some...
Covid-19, Recession and Insolvency

Covid-19, Recession and Insolvency

When is a Company Insolvent? There is no doubt that we are in a recession. Most businesses have been fundamentally affected by the COVID 19 pandemic. It is important for a company directors to be mindful of the possibility of insolvency and the implications. When a...