Can you sue your neighbour over Japanese knotweed?

Well the short answer is yes. On 3 July 2018 the Court of Appeal upheld the decision against Network Rail for “private nuisance” due to Japanese Knotweed. You can find the details in this article on the Thomson Snell & Passmore website.

While we do not undertake Japanese Knotweed remediation we do assist clients with advice on suitable remedial methods and obtaining and adjudicating on tenders.