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Commercial Leases: Rent Review

What is it? One of the most complex provisions in a commercial lease is that of the rent review provisions. The landlord will want to charge as […]

May 27, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
COVID19 Vs The Shipping Industry & Crews

Many sections of society have certainly felt the strain of the Covid-19 restrictions. The old, those who have lost their jobs, those furloughed and business owners who […]

May 21, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
The Impact Of COVID19 On The Property Market – New Panel Discussion Available

Michael Shapiro, Property Partner at Silver Shemmings Ash, is joined by Andy Noton, Partner & Head of Property Tax team at Lubbock Fine Chartered Accountants and Phil […]

May 13, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
Construction Claims & Coronavirus

Construction projects of all shapes and sizes face the same risks: delays and additional costs; but these risks have increased exponentially since the outbreak of the Coronavirus. […]

May 3, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
Coronavirus Act 2020 – Protection For Business Tenants From Forfeiture For Rent Arrears

What is Section 82 of the Coronavirus Act 2020? Section 82 of the Coronavirus Act 2020 will prohibit commercial landlords enforcing their right to forfeit a business […]

April 29, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
Construction Question Time With Brandon Silver

A new weekly series in which Brandon Silver will answer some of the most commonly asked construction questions This week ‘Can a Client deduct liquidated damages if […]

April 24, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
A Review Of The Renewable Energy Market

Mere weeks ago, the number of new renewable energy projects applying for planning permission was being lauded by the press. This was hardly surprising as the total […]

April 20, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
New Online Seminar Series – Hot Topics With Richard Silver

Thursday May 7th at 5pm sees the first in a new series of Online Seminars called ‘Hot Topics With Richard Silver’ Silver Shemmings Ash Senior Partner Richard […]

April 16, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
The Legal Implications Of COVID19 On Residential Conveyancing

During this time of uncertainty caused by the current pandemic, we answer the most frequently asked questions our residential property lawyers have received at this time. We […]

April 9, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
COVID19 Force Majeure, Frustration & The Insurers Response

This article addresses insurance issues generally – everyone’s policy will differ, and therefore it cannot possibly address all insurance policies It is as accurate as it can […]

March 30, 2020 | Silver Shemmings Ash READ MORE
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