RICS – Commercial Leases Update

Organiser: RICS events
Location: Jarvis Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester
Phone: 0870 3899292

The speaker will provide an update on the law relating to commercial leases with reference to recent case law. Topics to be covered include : • The new Code of Practice for commercial leases • Lease renewal and termination under the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954 • Rent review and rent arrears • Default notices under the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995 • Landlords liability after assignment of the reversion • Setting-off rent in respect of a claim against a landlord • Assignment and subletting – restrictions and refusal of consent • Surrender of leases • Forfeiture • Dilapidations. The speaker is Richard Smith, Sheffield Hallam University. Registration for a breakfast event begins at 0745hrs, the seminar begins at 0815hrs and will finish at approximately 0930hrs and includes refreshments, bacon rolls and a delegate pack. Costs are as follows: Member – £22.00 net plus £3.85 VAT = £25.85 per person Non Member – £24.00 net plus £4.20 VAT = £28.20 per person