Land Law – Case study – In 2008, Amanda sold her large farm, title to which is registered, to Barbara. At the time of purchase, Barbara’s solicitor made an official search of the register and obtained a clear certificate. Unfortunately, the search was carried out by an inexperienced clerk and failed to reveal a restrictive covenant correctly registered against the land for the benefit of the adjoining farm owned by Ralf………………………………… Barbara comes to you for advice as she wants to build an out-of-town super- market on part of the site and, in any event, wants possession of the cottages.