Service charge

It’s Natural: Establish Service Fee Provisions in a Commercial Lease

In a previous article, I reviewed the recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Sara and Hossein Asset Holdings Ltd v Blacks Outdoor Retail Ltd [2020] EWCA Civ 1521. In this article, I wish to examine this decision in more detail and focus in particular on the issue surrounding the construction of the Owner’s […]

Service charge

For takeout orders, do you prefer a mandatory service charge or the ability to tip?

For takeout orders, do you prefer a mandatory service charge or the ability to tip? —Jason L., Clayton This is a much more complicated question than it seems. Semantics play a role, as do the different percentages involved, as well as why an institution adopted such a policy in the first place. There are customers […]