"It was hoped the case would give fresh direction on rights of light measurements. However, a confidential settlement was reached on the first day of trial and useful rights-of-light guidance will have to wait for another day."
Writing in Property Week, associate Harriet Allsop explains why hopes for clarification on rights-of-light went unfulfilled in Sirosa Properties Establishment v The Prudential Assurance Company Limited. However, she points out, another case is making its way through the courts which could provide some sought-after illumination.
The full article is available to read online.
Harriet is an associate in the property litigation team. She regularly assists businesses and individuals in managing and resolving disputes in relation to commercial and residential properties, including, where possible, with a view to avoiding disputes arising.