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Categories:
Real Estate & Property Law
CPD Points:
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Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority:
Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to ensure that legal practitioners are familiar with the impact of the Immigration Act 2014 and the Deregulation Act 2015 for landlords and tenants.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the checks that a landlord is required to make under the Immigration Act 2014 if they rent out a property to tenants;
  • Be aware of who a landlord can rent to;
  • Know what happens if a landlord lets a property to a person that has no right to rent;
  • Understand what is meant by the term ‘responsible landlord’;
  • Understand what is meant by the term ‘landlord’s agent’;
  • Know how a landlord can comply with the requirements of the Immigration Act 2014;
  • Be aware of what is meant by the term “the statutory excuse”;
  • Know what the issues are for lenders and receivers;
  • Understand what the “right to rent” check is;
  • Know what the purpose of the Deregulation Act 2015 is;
  • Be aware of the changes that the Deregulation Act 2015 has made in respect of tenancy deposits;
  • Know what a ‘revenge eviction’ is;
  • Understand the changes that have been made to section 21 notices.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Introduction
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Market Update / Hot Topic
Practical Guide
Procedural
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In this CPDcast, Paul Pinder, a Senior Associate at Nabarro, looks at the impact of the Immigration Act 2014 and the Deregulation Act 2015 in the area of Real Estate.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD hour for barristers at the Bar of England and Wales.

This course (podcast plus test) is accredited with 1 CPD point (0.5 for the podcast and 0.5 for completion of the test) for solicitors and legal professionals.

Podcast Length: 30:22

Date Recorded: 16th July 2015

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