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Johns Elliot are currently seeking to recruit a paralegal to work in their Property Department. If you would be interested in this position please contact us and request an application form.  Completed forms should be returned to us as soon as possible.  We shall review all applications upon receipt and candidates will be shortlisted for interview from time to time.  The vacancy ...

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Nineteenth century legislation gave certain rights to agricultural tenants. Depending on the circumstances these rights included security of tenure and the right to receive compensation for improvements or disturbance. This effect of this legislation was complicated by the practice that developed of putting in place either a conacre agreement or an agistment agreement instead of an agricultural ...

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The usual form of Discretionary Trust creates a Trust Fund and identifies a class of beneficiaries who may, at the discretion of named Trustees, benefit from that Fund.  The person creating the Trust (referred to as the Settlor) usually sets out in a Letter of Wishes how he or she would like the Trustees to act.  This Letter of Wishes is not however legally binding.  The members of ...

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Agricultural Tenancy or Conacre

12th November 2014

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A Trap For The Unwary Landlord

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