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Coronavirus and Victorian Retail And Commercial Tenancies – The Mandatory Code and the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic)

Coronavirus and Victorian Retail And Commercial Tenancies – The Mandatory Code and the COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic) The COVID-19 Omnibus (Emergency Measures) Act 2020 (Vic) (the “Act”) was passed in Victoria on 24 April 2020. The Act allows Regulations to be created that will give effect to the National Cabinet Mandatory Code…

COVID-19: JobKeeper Update 9 April 2020

COVID-19: JobKeeper Update 9 April 2020 On 8 April 2020, amidst the ongoing health and economic challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Government passed the Coronavirus Economic Response Package Omnibus (Measures No 2) Bill 2020. This update outlines new employer rights and powers during the COVID-19 pandemic. To view our update please click…

COVID-19: Landlords and tenants know your rights and responsibilities

To help landlords and tenants respond effectively to the challenges arising from COVID-19 now that the mandatory Code of Conduct for commercial leasing has been announced, we have developed some fixed fee offerings to ensure landlords and tenants know their rights and responsibilities and to assist them in reaching mutually acceptable outcomes to enable them…

Federal Government finalises Commercial Tenancies Code- What does this mean for Landlords and Tenants?

Federal Government finalises Commercial Tenancies Code- What does this mean for Landlords and Tenants? Yesterday, the Prime Minister announced that national cabinet agreed to a mandatory Commercial Tenancies Code for commercial and retail leases. The code will be legislated and regulated in each State and Territory and will be subject to binding mediation. Who does…