Changes to Commercial Leasing Legislation and Landlord/Tenant Obligations – Part 2 of 3

Changes to Commercial Leasing Legislation and Landlord/Tenant Obligations – Part 2 of 3

From 1 July 2020, the Retail and Commercial Leases Act 1995 (SA) (Act) has been amended by the Retail and Commercial Leases (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act 2019 (SA) (Amending Act) to incorporate a number of key changes. The changes impact heavily on the landlord and...
Changes to Commercial Leasing Legislation in South Australia – Part 1 of 3

Changes to Commercial Leasing Legislation in South Australia – Part 1 of 3

Changes to Commercial Leasing Legislation and the Application of the Act – Part 1 of 3 From 1 July 2020, the Retail and Commercial Leases (Miscellaneous) Amendment Act 2019 (SA) (Amending Act) came into operation in South Australia. The Amending Act amends the...
Update – COVID-19 Leasing Legislation in South Australia

Update – COVID-19 Leasing Legislation in South Australia

South Australian COVID-19 commercial leasing legislation – an update. Since the outbreak of COVID-19, the guidelines and legislation in place with respect to commercial leasing across Australia have been the subject of significant conjecture. Whilst the Federal...
COVID-19 and Commercial Leases – Understanding how lease changes, rent waivers and deferrals work in South Australia

COVID-19 and Commercial Leases – Understanding how lease changes, rent waivers and deferrals work in South Australia

The following article has been written to assist commercial landlords and tenants to better understand the application of commercial lease rent reductions in light of the recently released COVID-19 regulations. Currently, there is a degree of uncertainty amongst both...
COVID-19 Commercial Leasing Code of Conduct – Application in South Australia

COVID-19 Commercial Leasing Code of Conduct – Application in South Australia

“What happens to my commercial lease during Covid-19?” has been one of the most regularly asked questions by both tenants and landlords since the outbreak of the Coronavirus across Australia. In times of unprecedented disruption to business practices and downturn in...
Sale of Chapel Hill winery

Sale of Chapel Hill winery

Eckermann Lawyers proudly acted for vendor Permafix AG, in the sale of its award-winning McLaren Vale winery, Chapel Hill, to Woolworths’ Endeavour Drinks, as reported in the The Australian Financial Review on 12 September. The acquisition includes Chapel Hill’s...