TITLE

Birmingham City Council v Qasim and others

AUTHOR(S)
O'Grady, Eileen
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
EG: Estates Gazette;10/31/2009, Issue 943, p104
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a court case wherein the British Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal seeking to repossess purportedly void tenancies. In Birmingham City Council v Qasim and others, the county court refused to grant possession order. An officer of appellant council granted secure tenancies to the respondents between 2005 and 2006. The appellants failed to establish that the respondents had proffered any improper inducement.
ACCESSION #
45410355

 

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