Retail and Commercial Leases during COVID-19
The Covid-19 pandemic has created a great deal of uncertainty for all individuals and businesses, especially in regards to the ability to operate and to pay their bills.
Provided that the tenant’s business is eligible for, and is participating in the JobKeeper Scheme, and is not a party to an excluded lease, the requirement to negotiate rental waivers and deferrals is mandatory.
I think my business partner is stealing from me….
Picture yourself working day in day out to build your dream company, with a loyal and trusted friend by your side as your business partner.
Now picture your business partner’s behaviour changing. It starts off small, taking a long lunch, leaving early or coming in late. But then money starts to disappear from the business bank account without explanation.