Browse key resources for in-house lawyers.

Three key issues to consider if your lease assignment is now void

Suzanne Dray, Practical Law Property

In a recent case coming out of the administration of high street retailer HMV, the High Court has held that a tenant may not assign its lease to its guarantor.

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Can we fight this? Yes you can: quicker, cheaper business litigation

Gurbinder Grewal, Partner, Dentons

One of the first questions when a dispute arises, regardless of the merits of the claim, is: “can we afford to fight this?” Faced with potentially large costs, many businesses are forced to consider compromise, particularly if the costs in money and management time are likely to be disproportionate to the sum in dispute.

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When government changes its mind: Solar Century’s lesson for in-house lawyers

Peter Harvey, Practical Law Environment

The recent Solar Century case gives an important warning to in-house lawyers about the government’s ability to change policy at short notice, despite potentially devastating effects on a particular sector.

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Most popular documents

Top 10 Practical Law resources that are most popular with in-house lawyers.

Short form standard agreements

Our most popular short form standard agreements for in-house lawyers.

For company secretaries

Browse key resources for company secretaries.

Irish Companies Act: Quick guide

A selection of articles on the key changes for companies operating in Ireland.

The Inside View

Opinion articles written for in-house lawyers by in-house lawyers.


The Association of General Counsel and Company Secretaries working in FTSE 100 Companies.

PLC Magazine

The leading monthly journal for business lawyers advising companies active in the UK.

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