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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast provides a comprehensive explanation of the effect of the decision in Spencer v. Taylor [2013] to the service of Section 21 notices under the Housing Act 1988. It also comments upon the wider practical implications for those people who are served with a Section 21 notice and will be of interest to housing law practitioners seeking to keep abreast of essential developments.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the legislative history surrounding Section 21 of the Housing Act 1988;
  • Know the difference between fixed term tenancies and periodic tenancies and the distinction’s relevance to eviction proceedings;
  • Be aware of the background in Spencer v Taylor;
  • Have considered the relative importance of a ‘rider’ within a Section 21 notice;
  • Be aware of the implications of Spencer v. Taylor for those who hold short hold tenancy agreements;
  • Have considered the controversy of opinion which surrounds Spencer v. Taylor [2013] EWCA Civ 1600.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Case Update
Sources and References:
  • Spencer v. Taylor [2013] EWCA Civ 1600;
  • Housing Act 1988, Section 21.
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This CPDcast explains the judicial review of section 21 notices under the Housing Act 1988 following the unexpected decision of Spencer v. Taylor [2013] EWCA Civ 1600.

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Date Recorded: 31st January 2014

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