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Read more at: Modern Studies in Property Law Conference 2020

Modern Studies in Property Law Conference 2020

30 May 2019

The 13th MSPL Conference will take place at Northumbria University Law School, Newcastle upon Tyne between Wednesday the 15th and Friday the 17th of April 2020


Read more at: 10th anniversary meeting of the Association of Law, Property & Society (ALPS) in upstate New York, 16-18 May 2019.

10th anniversary meeting of the Association of Law, Property & Society (ALPS) in upstate New York, 16-18 May 2019.

16 January 2019

The Association for Law, Property & Society (ALPS) is an organization for those engaged in scholarship on all aspects of property law and society. Its annual meeting brings together scholars from different disciplines and from around the world to discuss their work and to foster dialogue among those working in property...


Read more at: Modern Studies in Property Law One-Day Research Event

Modern Studies in Property Law One-Day Research Event

10 January 2019

Keele University is delighted to be hosting the next one-day MSPL research event on Thursday, 11 April 2019. Click on the item for details and the call for papers.


Read more at: Government housing and landlord and tenant initiatives

Government housing and landlord and tenant initiatives

10 January 2019

The Government is currently engaged in a number of consultations and calls for evidence in respect of various housing and landlord and tenant initiatives. Clink on the item for details and how to respond.


Read more at: New Centre Fellow

New Centre Fellow

10 January 2019

Associate Professor Christopher Bevan joins the Centre. Chris is an expert on land law and currently teaches and researches at Nottingham University


Read more at: Centre Responds to Government Consultation on Leases of Houses

Centre Responds to Government Consultation on Leases of Houses

23 September 2017

Simon Cooper, Russell Hewitson and Martin Dixon have responded to the DCLG Consultation Paper on "Tackling Unfair Practices in the Leasehold Market’


Read more at: Centre Fellows speak at E-conveyancing conference in Ireland

Centre Fellows speak at E-conveyancing conference in Ireland

8 April 2017

Simon Cooper, Rod Thomas and Martin Dixon present papers at the NUI Galway Title Registration and E-Conveyancing Conference 2017


Read more at: MSPL Workshop 10 April 2017

MSPL Workshop 10 April 2017

5 April 2017

The Centre will be hosting a one-day workshop on April 10th 2017 at Queens' College


Read more at: Property Bar Association Day Conference on Land law

Property Bar Association Day Conference on Land law

21 September 2016

The PBA is holding a mini-conference on Real Property: New perspectives. November 8th, London. To include discussion of land registration, commercial constructive trusts, mortgages, covenants, Coventry v Lawrence and more. Click for further details


Read more at: New Centre Fellow

New Centre Fellow

7 September 2016

Professor Sergio Nasarre-Aznar joins the Centre. Professor Nazarre completed his M.Phil at Cambridge (Cantab) and is an expert on European property law.


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Mistakes, mispleading and overreaching: understanding title registration and correcting the register

17 March 2022

A discussion of the challenging case of Knight v Fernley , and what it means for our understanding of title by registration under the Land Registration Act 2002 has been published in the latest volume of the Jounral of Property, Planning and Environmental Law (currently on line only until later this quarter). It can be...

MSPL Conference 2022

3 February 2022

Registration for the 2022 Modern Studies in Property Law conference is now open. The conference will be held at St John’s College, Oxford from Tuesday 29th March to Thursday 31st March 2022. On the final day of the conference, the MSPL Postgraduate Conference will be held in the same location. Further information about the...

Report on Housing Possession Cases in the Covid-19 Pandemic

3 February 2022

Lisa Whitehouse, Professor of Property Law, Policy and Practice at the University of Southampton ( L.A.Whitehouse@soton.ac.uk ), has published her report on the response to the COVID-19 pandemic in housing possession cases in England and Wales. The research, generously funded by the Economic and Social Research Council...