• December 17, 2020
    2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Where a landlord or letting agent has served notice to leave a property on rent arrears grounds on or after 7 April 2020, the Rent Arrears Pre-Action Requirements (Coronavirus) (Scotland) Regulations 2020 must now be followed.  This webinar looks at the defences that may be made by a tenant when an arrears action has been raised at the First-tier Tribunal.

The webinar is being delivered by Jim Bauld, Partner with TC Young Solicitors who has specialised in Scottish tenancy law since 1994 and is recognised by the Law Society of Scotland as an Accredited Specialist in Housing and Residential Tenancy Law.

Topics covered in this webinar

  • Possible defences to actions for eviction based on arrears of rent for example:
    • Withholding rent
    • Abatement of rent
  • Limiting exposure to these defences

Participants can ask questions throughout the webinar and as many questions as possible will be answered at the end of the session

Course tutor: Jim Bauld, Partner, TC Young Solicitors

Course duration: 1 hour

Course Location

Venue Phone: 0131 553 2211

LAS Webinar, Hopetoun Gate, Edinburgh, EH7 4LZ, United Kingdom


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We have done our best to replicate the experience you had when you were in the room with us, so that we can continue to provide you with the information you need to continue to manage your rental properties well and the updates you need during COVID-19.

Can I still ask questions in the same way as I could at the face to face courses?

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