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Tenant mix covenant breaches competition law

Friday, June 27th, 2014 in Commercial, Landlord, News

Travers Smith has reported that Martin Retail Group Ltd v Crawley Borough Council is the first case in which the Courts have applied competition law principles to tenant mix policies. The Court decided that restricting the use of a shop to a newsagent and for the sale of books, toys, CDs, fancy goods and greeting cards made it part of a “letting scheme” which prevented the tenants on a shopping parade from competing with each other, and was unlawful.

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