Agenda - August 7th, 2020

   9:00

Welcome and Introduction by PBLI

   9:05

Chairs' Welcome and Introduction

 

Neil Davie

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP 

Mario Rubio

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

 

   9:10

Lease Defaults

 

Stacey J. Handley

Gowling WLG

 

Jeffrey Bradshaw

Gowling WLG

 

  • Lease defaults, distress, terminating leases, affirming and suing on arrears, pursuing indemnifiers/guarantors, process (e.g. notice requirements, timing for court applications, etc.)
  • COVID implications

 

   9:45

Questions and Discussion

   9:55

Leases Under Bankruptcy/Insolvency/CCAA

 

Scott Boucher

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

 

John Cassell

Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

 

  • Dealing with the legal and practical issues facing commercial landlords in insolvency proceedings

 

 10:30

Questions and Discussion

 10:40

Break

 10:55

Security Under Leases

 

Anna Pogosjan

Terra Law Corporation

 

  • Deposits, lines of credit, prepaid rent, indemnities/guarantees

 

 11:30

Questions and Discussion

 11:40

Co-Tenancy Issues and Concerns

 

Janet Derbawka

McMillan LLP

 

  • Negotiations and drafting considerations for co-tenancy provisions
  • Remedies for co-tenancy failures and limitations in enforcement

 

  12:15

Questions and Discussion

  12:25

Chairs' Closing Remarks

  12:30

Program Concludes