Joint Venture Development Issues

This presentation endeavors to describe some of the more important issues that a lawyer may commonly encounter in negotiating and documenting joint venture agreements for new multi-family projects in Texas.


Subleases & Assignments

J. Cary Barton discusses the similarities and key distinctions between subleases and assignments from the varying points of view of the parties, including landlords, tenants, subtenants, and assignees. Barton also includes sublease and assignment forms and checklists to further illustrate the practice of this area of real estate law.

Basic Types of Leases

In this primer on commercial leases, J. Cary Barton explores leases from the ground up.  Mr. Barton also discusses some of the most frequently encountered commercial lease provisions, including, among many other topics:

  • Term of the Lease;
  • Rental Payments;
  • Use Restrictions;
  • Alteration of the Premises;
  • Assignment and Subletting; and
  • Defaults and Remedies.