The company behind the Surbiton filter beds housing scheme has been hit with a legal claim forbidding it from developing the land, in a dispute over a “floating homes” patent, which has become a floating farce.
A claim against Hydro Properties and managing director Philip Wallis has been issued by NGM Sustainable Developments, seeking an injunction preventing Hydro or its affiliates from building floating home developments.
NGM also wants several agreements with Hydro rescinded, including an irrevocable licence of the patent for floating and can-float homes. read more http://www.surreycomet.co.uk/news/10615884.Legal_row_over_floating_homes_patent_
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