9th Annual Dealing with the Lease


Toronto • Online | November 22nd, 2017


Early bird registration is now open until October 25th.
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In today’s increasingly complex real estate market, there has never been a better time to improve how you approach leasing. Come find out how Lexpert's accredited full-day course on innovation and ideas in leasing will provide you with a complete understanding of the changing landscape and obstacles within your area of expertise while giving you a chance to network with partners and peers. This course is specially designed for officers responsible for finance and construction, lawyers preparing and negotiating leases and ancillary and related agreements, and general counsel to understand the current state of the law with respect to CCAA issues, co-tenancy issues, and negotiation. A range of topics will be covered including use and exclusive clauses, default, disputes and insolvency, landlord topics, redevelopment and relocation, and subordination and non-disturbance. Enroll with Lexpert today!  

Course Leader



Stephen J. Messinger
 | Senior Partner, Minden Gross LLP
Stephen specializes in commercial leasing and development. His clients include large, sophisticated developers, property and asset managers, retailers and institutions. He is the recipient of an International Council of Shopping Centers Canadian Division Special Initiatives Chairman and Distinguished Service Award. He is a member of Advisory Board of Georgetown University Law Center Advanced Commercial Leasing Institute. He is also named as one of Canada's most frequently recommended property leasing lawyers by The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. 

Course Highlights


Restaurant Leases
Food court, food hall, fast service, fine dining, unique characteristics.
Gas Stations
Environmental issues/remediation/insurance, daily operations, maintenance and inspection, proportionate share, indemnity.
Medical Office Leases
Privacy, bio-medical waste, utilities, accessibility and parking, arrangement of the business structure, restoration obligations. 

Street Retail
Differences with mall locations, advantages, disadvantages, unique characteristics.
Pop-Up and Temporary In-Line Leases
Landlord's purposes, tenant's purposes, advantages, disadvantages, lease vs license.
Movie Theatres
Design and construction, parking and wait hours, operating hours, uses and exclusives, signage.
Unique Locations

Hospitals, retirement homes, campuses, airports, hotels, leases vs licenses.

Networking lunch and refreshments are included. To see the full agenda click here.


Registration Details


Toronto - November 22nd, 2017
 Vantage Venues   

 Regular Price: $1,195
Early Bird Price: $895

Webinar -November 22nd, 2017
Carswell Professional Development Centre

$995


Register before October 25th and save over $300!
Discount only applies to in-class.




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