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Osaki ruling demystified

What’s dog pee got to do with your tenancy agreement? If you have heard of the Osaki Ruling then you may have a fair idea. In this feature we get to grips with the Court of Appeal ruling that has changed the landscape of tenant damage liability for the worse and has thrown the Tenancy Tribunal into a tailspin. We look at the impact on Tribunal decisions and how you can mitigate the risk of forking up big dollars to pay for tenant damage.