Archive | May, 2013

Commerical Lease Disclosure Requirements

Effective July 1, 2013, a new lease disclosure requirement in the California Civil Code section 1938 affects owners and lessors of commercial property. Part of the new Senate Bill 1186 intended to limit unwarranted lawsuits brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), provides as follows: “A commercial property owner or lessor shall state on […]

The ADA Upgrade “Trigger Event”

Planning to re-model or give your existing building or facility a face-lift?  Do you have new tenants moving in or existing tenants preparing for an interior remodel or expansion project soon? If either of these two circumstances apply to you, you need to know that the area being altered is required to meet new construction […]