Archive | May, 2012

Is a serviced apartment a retail premises lease?

May 29, 2012

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ED – readers referring to this post should also refer to the later, related post here. I am often asked whether a lease to a serviced apartment operator is a retail premises lease for the purposes of the Retail Leases Act 2003 (Vic) (RLA). At this stage, the only indication we have from the Tribunal was […]

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Disclaimer of a lease by the landlord’s liquidator does not extinguish the tenant’s property – part II

May 23, 2012


An earlier post on this blog noted a decision from the Supreme Court of Victoria finding that the liquidator of a landlord company could not use the disclaimer power in the Corporations Act to extinguish leases granted by the landlord company. The decision has been appealed.  The Victorian Court of Appeal heard arguments on the […]

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