Surviving as a Tenant In the Age of Coronavirus: A Checklist

HGZ Headshot Photo 2015 (M0846618xB1386)With many struggling under a commercial lease as a result of the operational impediments or revenue freefall caused by the Coronavirus, numerous tenants have inquired how to revoke, amend or negotiate relief under their current leases. Every lease, every tenant’s needs, and every landlord’s ability and willingness to accommodate is different, but there may be some provisions in the lease or law that could enable you to improve your situation. Howard Zaharoff provides a non-exclusive list of issues and provisions to consider in our full Commercial Lease Update.