Tag: Termination

Terminating a Commercial Lease

The Lease Agreement In any landlord-tenant relationship, the most important document is the lease agreement.  The lease agreement is the contract between the landlord and tenant that lays out the terms of the lease.  These terms include payment, duties, liabilities, utilities, renewal, conditions, and termination.  To be enforceable, the contract must be signed by both…

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Title VII: Retaliation by Employers

What is Title VII? Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects employees from discrimination from employers.  Title VII prohibits discrimination “with respect to his compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment, because of such individual’s race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.” 42 U.S.C.A. § 2000e-3 What is Retaliation? Retaliation is one…

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