Payne Hicks Beach

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02 July 2020

Don’t open the floodgates to a nuisance claim

Article by Simon Blackburn, Partner and Head of Landed Estates and Agriculture and Venetia Taylor, Associate and landed estates and agriculture specialist lawyer in the Property department in which they discuss the rights, and lack of them, that individuals have when it comes to improvised flood defences for their properties, first published in EG on 12 May 2020 and reproduced with kind permission. 

https://www.egi.co.uk/legal/dont-open-the-floodgates-to-a-nuisance-claim/

For further information please contact either by email Simon Blackburn or Venetia Taylor or call on 020 7465 4300. 

Click below to read Simon and Venetia's article in EG 

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