Commercial Tenants’ Rent Obligations Continue Unabated During Lockdowns

27th April 2021 by

The burning question in many commercial tenants’ minds is whether they are obliged to pay rent even though the COVID-19 pandemic has forced them to shut down their premises and cease trading. In a ground-breaking case, the High Court has ruled that, no matter where sympathies may lie, the answer to that question is ‘yes’. Continue reading →