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By Dr. Torsten Volkholz, Otto-Philipp von Gruben, and Sven Nickel This week, the Federal Court of Justice (BGH) issued its eagerly awaited judgment on rent payment obligations during COVID-related business closures. The judgment eases, at least in part, landlords and tenants’ uncertainty about who bears the risk of official restrictions on use — namely, not one lease party alone. The judgment[i]  is of particular importance for all commercial leases, as the… Continue Reading “Ki(c)k“ boxing between tenants and landlords on rent payment obligations during Covid-related business closures continues even after BGH judgment