Rights and wrongs of leases

Darlington, Stuart
March 2005
Cabinet Maker;3/11/2005, Issue 5429, p13
Trade Publication
Focuses on the misconceptions about leased premises. Abandonment of the premises at the end of the contractual term; Liability of tenants under the lease ceases after its sale of transfer; Responsibility of landlords to an indemnity for breaches of lease obligations.


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