Inside Westfield’s Swathe Of Legal Battles With Tenants Over Unpaid Rent

The owners of London’s two most valuable shopping centres are involved in a legal battle with 11 retailers over rent that hasn’t been paid during the coronavirus pandemic, and the details of the cases shine a light on the tensions between landlords and retailers over the financial burden wrought by lockdowns. 
Bisnow has reviewed legal documents relating to 16 separate legal actions filed against 11 retailers by the owners of the Westfield Stratford City and Westfield London shopping centres. The retailers include international names like Gap and Claire’s Accessories and Morphe cosmetics; internationally owned brands like Pret a Manger and Superdrug; and well-known UK…

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