• Grand Concourse Estates LLC v. Lithgow

    Publication Date: 2018-05-24
    Practice Area: Contracts | Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Bronx
    Judge: Judge David Bryan
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Petitioner: Trudy-Ann McKenzie, Esq., Caiola & McKenzie, P.C.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent: Cristina Quiñones-Betancourt, Esq. of counsel to Jeanette Zelhof, Esq., Mobilization for Justice, Inc.

    Case Number: 75605/2016

    Dismissal of Nonpayment Suit Denied, But Vacatur of Stipulation and Judgments Granted

  • Hua Hong Industrial (USA) LLC v. Diaz

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Queens
    Judge: Judge Clifton Nembhard
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner: Hua Hong Industrial LLC.
    for defendant: Respondent's Counsel: Ernie Mui, Queens Legal Services.

    Case Number: 66795/17

    Landlord Violated AC §27-2005(d) by Commencing Baseless Proceedings Against Tenant

  • Priceman Family LLC v. Kerrigan

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Marcia Sikowitz
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner landlord was represented by Mark Friedlander.
    for defendant: Respondent by Fishman Rozen LLP.

    Case Number: 061738/2017

    Smoking Inside One's Apartment Not Prohibited by Lease, Does Not Constitute Nuisance

  • Iris Holdings 961 42nd LLC v. Hernandez

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Michael Weisberg
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Petitioner: Robert N. Mizrahi, Esq., Mizrahi Law Offices, LLC.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent: Percival R. Bailey, Volunteer Attorney, The Legal Aid Society, Brooklyn Office for the Aging.

    Case Number: 074420/17

    Tenant Denied Discovery Relating to Rent Overcharge Claim; Landlord Denied Use, Occupancy

  • 910 Riverside LLC v. Suero

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Timmy Elsner
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner-landlord: Gutman Mintz Baker Sonnenfeldt.
    for defendant: For Respondent tenant: Manhattan Legal Services.

    Case Number: 68281/16

    Summary Judgment Granted Insofar as Court Able to Determine Rent Chargeable to Tenant

  • Souffrant v. Kidd

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Remy Smith
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Respondent/Tenant: Matthew P. Main, of counsel to Jeanette Zelhof, Esq., Mobilization for Justice, Inc.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Petitioner/Landlord: Eugene Byers, Esq.

    Case Number: 97224/17

    Tenant Prima Facie Shows Entitlement to Summary Judgment Dismissing Holdover Proceeding

  • 553 W. 144th LLC v. Veras

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Jean Schneider
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Landlord-Petitioner: Allison Furman, P.C., Allison Furman, Esq.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Tenants-Respondents: Shanila Ali, Esq., of counsel to Jeanette Zelhof, Esq., Mobilization for Justice, Inc.

    Case Number: 59605/16

    Son-In-Law Establishes Entitlement to Succeed to Tenancy

  • New York Law Journal

    Upstate NY Judge Orders 30-Year-Old Man to Move out of Parents' House

    May 22, 2018

    In a real-life case of “Failure to Launch,” an upstate New York judge Tuesday ordered a 30-year-old man to move out of his parents' house .

  • Gogarnow v. Silvia

    Publication Date: 2018-05-16
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Queens
    Judge: Judge John Lansden
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Petitioner: Augustin Tella.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Respondent: Priam Saywack, Queens Legal Services.

    Case Number: 50864-17

    Sixth Space Intended to Be Occupied Found; Tenant Rent Stabilized, Holdover Dismissed

  • EMO Realty Partners v. Herrera

    Publication Date: 2018-05-16
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Jean Schneider
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner's attorney: by Joshua Zukofsky, Heiberger & Associates, PC.
    for defendant: Respondent's attorney: by Evan Hasbrook, Legal Aid Society.

    Case Number: 51346/15

    Landlord's Overcharge Found Willful Entitling Tenants to Nearly $120,000 in Treble Damages