Unreasonable withholding of consent?

Dixon, William M. (2011) Unreasonable withholding of consent? The Queensland Lawyer, 31(2), pp. 63-65.

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In Cathmark Pty Ltd v NetherCott Constructions Pty Ltd [2011] QSC 86, Cullinane J was asked to consider whether a landlord had unreasonably withheld consent to a tenant’s proposed assignment of lease. In reaching a conclusion that the landlord had acted unreasonably, the decision provides useful guidance on an issue that is common in a proposed sale of business context.

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ID Code: 42516
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Property Law, withheld consent , assignment of lease
ISSN: 0312-1658
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Property Law (excl. Intellectual Property Law) (180124)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 Lawbook Company/Thomson Legal & Regulator
Deposited On: 10 Jul 2011 22:16
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2011 19:34

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