Real estate, construction and infrastructure
The outbreak of coronavirus affects the Danish real estate market, in particular due to the introduction of a number of measures, bans, restrictions etc against shops, shopping centres, restaurants etc. Disputes will undoubtedly arise in terms of the financial losses incurred by companies due to delays in construction, closures and general declines in the influx of customers. The Danish government and the Danish parliament are working on several economic stimulus programmes that are to protect the Danish companies.
Rent legislation - Q&A
Plesner's Corona Task Force answers some typical questions we have received on the significance of the corona virus crisis in relation to rent legislation.
See "Coronavirus - issues relating to business lease law and compensation scheme"with respect to a lessee's obligation to pay rent if the lessee has been ordered to close its business.