WATCH: Covid-19 Commercial Property update – tips to help you through lockdown and beyond

24 Jun 2020

On Wednesday 23rd June, we hosted a Commercial Property webinar in which we reviewed the latest developments in the commercial property market including the impact of Covid-19 and how landlords and business owners can prepare for a post-Covid 19 recovery.

If you would like to watch the webinar recording, please click here.

Event agenda

Robert Bajaj, Trethowans
Partner, Commercial Litigation

  • Covid-19 overview
  • Possession
  • Alternatives to possession
  • Force majeure and rent suspension
  • Insolvency position and restrictions – what happens if your tenant is in financial difficulties?

Linden Talbot, Trethowans
Associate, Commercial Litigation

  • Rent payments and reductions
  • Lease renewals
  • Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR)

Sarah Humphrey, Trethowans
Partner, Commercial Property

  • Alterations to buildings and work spaces to comply with Covid-19 regulations

Jonathan Chew, Wilberforce Chambers

  • Frustration of leases (and other arrangements) given Covid-19
  • Practical problems getting a deal through: break clauses and contracts of sale
  • Insurance Rent and disease clauses
  • Re-opening multi-tenant spaces: Landlord and tenant obligations

If you would like to watch the webinar recording, please click here.


Robert Bajaj