Speaking Engagement

Ira Fierstein to Present at PLI’s Negotiating Commercial Leases 2014

"Hot Issues in Retail Leasing in the Current Environment"

11/17/2014

Chicago, IL

University of Chicago Gleacher Center
450 N. Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Il 60611

Ira Fierstein, partner and co-chair of Seyfarth’s Real Estate Leasing Practice Group, will present at Practising Law Institute’s Negotiating Commercial Leases program on November 17-18, 2014.

The topic "Hot Issues in Retail Leasing in the Current Environment" will discuss:

  • Use clauses and tradenames
     
  • Exclusive use rights
     
  • Opening and operating covenants
     
  • Co-tenancy rights
     
  • Assignment and subletting
     
  • New issues facing landlords and tenants in the current retail environment
     
  • Use of “pop-up occupancies” in malls – impact of “temp operating agreements”
     
  • When the co-tenancy and “kick-out” for low gross sales needs confirmation – problems of enforcement
     
  • Early delivery and opening agreements while lease is being negotiated
     
  • Luxury retail leases
     
  • Digital marketing and Point of Sale (POS) systems
     

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