Tenant Insolvency Issues Affecting Landlords

December 10, 2020
Fox Rothschild LLP

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, commercial landlords may have to deal with tenants facing numerous challenges, including the impacts of governmental mandates, in some cases leading to financial insolvency. Join Fox Rothschild for a solution-oriented webinar covering landlords’ options for dealing with tenants in bankruptcy, with a focus on successful recovery.

Topics will include:

  • Force majeure
  • Common law performance defenses (impossibility, impracticability and frustration of purpose)
  • Leasing effects and trends related to the pandemic
  • Landlord remedies
  • Basics of bankruptcy filings
  • Automatic stays
  • Lease assumption and rejection
  • Damages claims
  • Preference risk and defenses