J.A. Pye (Oxford) Ltd v United Kingdom – Times Law Reports

Posted October 1st, 2007 in adverse possession, law reports by sally

Squatters’ rights to another’s land are not disproportionate

J.A. Pye (Oxford) Ltd v. United Kingdom

European Court of Human Rights

“Provisions of English law allowing squatters to obtain after 12 years of adverse possession the right to title of the land, without liability to compensation, was not an intrusion into the applicant companies’ rights to the ownership of their property.”

The Times, 1st October 2007

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