About This Webinar
This case looks at whether the failure to license an HMO is a strict liability offence.
Agenda
  • What does a Local Authority have to prove when prosecuting a landlord for failure to license an HMO?
  • Is it necessary to prove that the landlord knew the property needed licensing, but still failed to do it?
  • What is the significance of the date by which Local Authorities must bring a prosecution?
  • What information must Local Authorities give to the Court?
  • Net proceeds from the live webinar to Crisis UK
Presenters
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Dean Underwood
Barrister
Dean is a specialist landlord and tenant law barrister from Cornerstone barristers chambers in London.
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Tessa Shepperson
Solicitor
Tessa is a specialist landlord and tenant solicitor. She is the founder and manager of the Landlord Law online service.