Conclusion To The Eviction Saga

I had my third and final court hearing today, to see if the court would decide in favour of the landlord or me. Well as expected they did decide in favour of the landlord eventually, although the judge himself said it was marginal! He was by far the fairest and light-hearted of all the judges, … Continue reading Conclusion To The Eviction Saga

Licensed To Party

What a fascinating spectacle…How to define in lawA social occasion? Can you defend your gatheringWas it a partyWas it a dinnerWas it a work meetingDid you play Hungry Hippos? When does a meetingBecome a partyAnd when does a partyBecome a meetingTherein lies the built-in, implicit needFor discretion and subjective judgement But that doesn't hold up … Continue reading Licensed To Party

Could I Sue My Landlord? πŸ€”

The landlord came round today, as they've done many times lately with housemate F moving out (they're always back and forth for a week after anybody leaves), and I happened to notice the camera notifications just after returning to my room and lying down on the bed. Firstly I was uneasy at just how close … Continue reading Could I Sue My Landlord? πŸ€”

Success: I have a court hearing date!

Since the possession claim was an 'accelerated procedure', a hearing wasn't guaranteed. The fact that I have been granted a hearing means that they considered the issues I raised to have merit. In addition to that, they're also confused who the landlord is πŸ˜‚. I'm glad I'm not the only one, as I've seen different … Continue reading Success: I have a court hearing date!

Gotta Love Lawyers (And Natural Selection yay)

I gathered all of my documents in the night,Going through the list the lawyer supplied,Collecting, categorising, stapling loose papers, printingβ€”Just short by 8 sheets…sheets which were wasted in the initial HP Smart app issue…On a ream which lasted me four and a half years; Anyway, waited till dawn and got more paper, stapled the last … Continue reading Gotta Love Lawyers (And Natural Selection yay)