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Dixon, Martin. Adverse possession and criminal liability [2012] 76 Conv. 185

Lees, Emma. "Registration: Rectification, Indemnity and Mistake and the Land Registration Act 2002." The Modern Law Review 76.1 (2013): 62-82.

Jones v Kernott: The still not ended, never-ending story [2012] 76 Conv. 83

Pawlowski, Mark, and James Brown. "Mere equities and third parties in leasehold law." Landlord and Tenant Review 14.3 (2010): 100-104.

Dixon, Martin. "Confining and defining proprietary estoppel: the role of unconscionability." Legal Studies 30.3 (2010): 408-420.

Dixon, Martin. Proprietary Estoppel and Formalities in Land Law and the Land Registration Act 2002: A Theory of Unconscionability

Burns, Fiona. "Adverse possession and title-by-registration systems in Australia and England." Melbourne ULR 35 (2011): 773-1197.

Dixon, Martin. Protecting Third Party Interests Under the Land Registration Act 2002
, CONTEMPORARY PERSPECTIVES ON PROPERTY, EQUITY AND TRUST LAW, Martin Dixon and Gerwyn Ll H Griffiths, eds., Oxford University Press, January 2008

Thomas, Rod, Rouhshi Low, and Lynden Griggs. "Land fraud and inappropriate dealings in an electronic environment: An Australian and New Zealand perspective." (2012).

Reforming Mortgages [2010] 74 Conv. 2010 111

Squatting in residential premises

Griggs, Lynden, and Rouhshi Low. "Identity fraud and land registration systems: an Australian perspective." The Conveyancer and Property Lawyer 4 (2011): 285-308.

Mee, John. Proprietary Estoppel, Promises and Mistaken Belief MODERN STUDIES IN PROPERTY LAW, Vol. 6, Susan Bright, ed., Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2011

Mee, John, Pettitt v. Pettitt and Gissing v. Gissing Landmark Cases in Equity, C. Mitchell and P. Mitchell, eds., Hart Publishing, 2012

Low, Kelvin FK. "Certainty of Terms and Leases: Curiouser and Curiouser." The Modern Law Review 75.3 (2012): 401-412.

Dixon, Martin. "To Sell or Not to Sell: That Is the Question The Irony of the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996." The Cambridge Law Journal 70.03 (2011): 579-606.

Hopkins, Nicholas. "The relevance of context in property law: a case for judicial restraint?." Legal Studies 31.2 (2011): 175-198.

Fox- O'Mahony, Lorna & Cobb, Neil. Taxonomies of Squatting: Unlawful Occupation in a New Legal Order  Modern Law Review, Vol. 71, Issue 6, pp. 878-911, November 2008

Dixon, Martin. Equitable Co-Ownership: Proprietary Rights in Name Only? MODERN STUDIES IN PROPERTY LAW, Vol. 4, 2007

Whitehouse, Lisa. "A Longitudinal Analysis of the Mortgage Repossession Process 1995-2010: Stability, Regulation and Reform." (2010).

Mee, John. "Thorner v. Major and the Limits of Proprietary Estoppel." Major and the Limits of Proprietary Estoppel (February 7, 2012) (2012).

Mee, John. "Jones V Kernott: Inferring and Imputing in Essex." (2012).

Dixon, Martin. The Non-Proprietary Lease: The Rise of the Feudal Phoenix Cambridge Law Journal UK, 59(1), pp. 25-28, 2000

November, Janet and Julia Rendell. "The" Mirror" Principle and the Position of Unregistered Interests in the Torrens System." NZ Law Review 2010 (2010): 151-811.

Dixon, Martin The Reform of Property Law and the Land Registration Act 2002: A Risk Assessment, [2003] 67 Conv. 136. Also available on Westlaw for subscribers.

Combating the mortgagee's right to possession: new hope for the mortgagor in chains (1998) 18 Legal Studies 279.

Law Society/Land Registration Practice Note on Joint Ownership

An example of a Title Register

Reform of the law on adverse possession
A note by Charles Harpum, the Law Commissioner responsible for the proposed reforms

A Commentary on TOLATA
By Roger Horne

Trusts of Land and Third parties
By Paul Todd at [1996] 4 Web JCIL

Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act
By Jones and Palmer [1997] 1 Web JCLI


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