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Can my Landlord force 24/7 Operation??

NO!  A crucial element of a contract is lawfulness – and contravening any provincial or federal legislation is NOT lawful. Specifically here in Ontario,  the Retail Business Holidays Act takes precedence over any clause in a lease. A Landlord may ask a Tenant to...

Transfer Provisions

The BIGGEST mistake that a business will make is not preparing a way out of the lease in case of unforeseen circumstances.  Leases often restrict a Tenant’s ability to assign or sublease the space. What if YOU, as the principal service provider are no longer...

Minor Alterations and Improvements

Most leases have standard provisions where any alteration must be approved by the Landlord. Most tenants will make small changes or improvements over the years and neither the Landlord nor the Tenant want to be inconvenienced by the requirement for approval of EVERY...