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By Alan M. Dershowitz

The well known lawyer and bestselling writer finds how awesome trials all through our historical past have helped to form our state. providing insights into the human situation, those trials function a ancient record, chronicling the struggles and passions in their time.

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If he fails to do so, then the independent third party named in the contract will have jurisdiction to settle the dispute. 7 Resolution by the courts The jurisdiction of the courts is preserved except for cases where arbitration is mandatory. The landlord or the tenant may decide to institute court proceedings. The other party then has the option of applying to the court for a stay of proceedings which, if granted, will mean that the dispute will have to be resolved by arbitration (section 28(4) Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995).

It is important that the right forum is selected, otherwise the claim will fail. 2 Arbitration Arbitration under the 1986 Act is a separate statutory code and is substantially different from arbitration under what is now the Arbitration Act 1996. The following disputes are compulsorily referable to arbitration under section 84 and Schedule 11 of the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986. 4 The courts The inherent jurisdiction of the courts is preserved except where the agricultural holdings legislation provides to the contrary.

1) (2) Where there is an obligation on the tenant imposed by the tenancy agreement, or any previous tenancy agreement, to provide the improvement. Where the landlord has made the tenant any allowance or given any benefit in respect of the improvement, the arbitrator must take into 22 (3) Essential Law for Landowners and Farmers account the value of that allowance or benefit in determining the increase in rental value to the holding attributable to the improvement. Where the tenant has received compensation from the landlord for an improvement, the arbitrator must take into account that payment in determining the value of the holding attributable to the improvement.

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