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A company is a party to a Leasehold agreement. The agreement

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A company is a party to a Leasehold agreement. The agreement refers to the company by name (no company number). If the company changes its name, what documentation is required to ensure that the Leasehold agreement remains valid?

The Leasehold Agreement still remains valid. The change of name of the company does not affect the validity of the Agreement and a copy of the Certificate of Change of Name may be attached to the Agreement so that parties are aware of the Change of Name.

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Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Great. Thank you.

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Residents' Association we are asking to implement this change have asked us to pass on "any legal information you have or can obtain in respect of the proposed name change". Please would you let us know credentials of solicitor providing the advice and the basis for his opinion. (The proposed name change seems straightforward but the Association need to be convinced.)

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
The Residents' Association with whom we are dealing have asked us to let them know the credentials of our advisor and the basis for his opinion. Can you please advise?

You may send them a screenshot of this correspondence or email it to them. I am a qualified solicitor.

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Just Answers is a great idea but it's a new idea. Can you understand a sceptical resident's association being sceptical about an opinion which has not been substantiated by identifying the basis for the opinion or the credentials of the advisor? If you could give me something to fix this it would help. If not, I can contact the solicitors we normally use (and pay through the nose).
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Richard Pelly

I am afraid in that case you would need to contact your regular solicitors as Justanswer is not designed to replace a law firm/solicitors.

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Just need to know the basis for your opinion, your name and qualifications. (I am happy with your answer but it needs some weight behind it.)
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Richard

I am a qualified solicitor.