Section 502(b)(6): A Ceiling, Not a Method for Calculating Actual Damages

Skip DiMass and Diane Kim wrote for The Legal Intelligencer on commercial leases and the damage calculation in the bankruptcy process.

In In re East Penn Children’s Learning Academy, (Bankr. E.D. Pa. Dec. 3, 2020), the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania made clear that Section 502(b)(6) of the Bankruptcy Code provides a statutory limitation—rather than a formula for the calculation—of a  landlord’s actual damages in the event of its tenant’s breach.

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