Webinar Recording: Commercial Leasing Basics

This is the recording of a webinar hosted by Women’s Enterprise Centre in August 2019 in partnership with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) as part of their DRIVEN BY WOMEN™ initiative. To view free upcoming sessions visit wec.ca/MAF

Regardless of the type of business you have or the stage of your business, you will need to enter into a lease for an office, warehouse or retail space.

In this recording, we give a basic overview of leasing and the pitfalls to watch out for as a tenant.

This recording will help you understand:

  • The basic structure of a lease
  • The major differences in various types of leases
  • Key provisions in a lease that you must pay extra attention to
  • A few tools in negotiating a lease with a landlord
  • Situations where a legal professional will need to get involved

Facilitator: Kerrilee Auger, Skills Development Manager, Women’s Enterprise Centre

Panelist: Anousheh Torabi, Associate, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP