• Brown v. First Food HDFC Inc.

    Publication Date: 2020-03-04
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Remy Smith
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Petitioners: Even Henley, of counsel to The Legal Aid Society.
    for defendant: Counsel for Respondents Food First HDFC and New Start Group: Thomas M. Desimone, Esq. Counsel for NYC DHPD: Martha Ann Weithman

    Case Number: 006143/19

    Owners Found in Civil Contempt for Failing to Comply With Order to Correct Violations

  • Robertson v. Jones

    Publication Date: 2020-02-05
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Remy Smith
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner's counsel by: Samuel H. Chiera, Esq., and Dennis F Donnelly, Communities Resist.
    for defendant: Owner-Respondent's counsel by: David Lee, Esq., Jason D. Boroff & Associates. City-Respondent Department of Buildings counsel by: Scali Riggs, Esq., NYC Law Department.

    Case Number: 001659/19

    DOB Denied Dismissal of Action Against It, Granted Dismissal of Relief Seeking to Compel

  • Nazeer v. NYC Housing Auth.

    Publication Date: 2020-01-06
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Marcia Sikowitz
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Petitioner Sakeena Nazeer by: Sari Bernstein, The Legal Aid Society.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent New York City Housing Authority by: Kelly D. MacNeal, NYCHA General Counsel.

    Case Number: 2700/2018

    NYCHA's Failure to Abate Mold and Moisture Conditions Reduced Apartment's Value

  • 1656 Dekalb Ave. LLC v. Unapanta

    Publication Date: 2019-02-06
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Kenneth Barany
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioner: Kucker & Bruh, LLP
    for defendant: For Respondent: By Coco Joly, Esq.; Brooklyn Legal Services.

    Case Number: 088001/18

    Termination Notice Found Insufficient, Deficient Granting Tenant Dismissal of Holdover

  • Acosta v. 202 S. 2nd St. LLC.

    Publication Date: 2019-01-30
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings
    Judge: Judge Jeannine Baer Kuzniewski
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Petitioners: A, Rachel Nager, Esq. of Counsel, Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation
    for defendant: For Respondents: By Christina Smyth, Esq., Smyth Law PC.; For Co-Respondent DHPD: Martha Ann Weithman, Esq., DHPD Housing Litigation Bureau.

    Case Number: HP2667/2018

    Lack of Factual Allegations Dismisses Tenants' Petition Seeking Harassment Finding

  • Craine v. Dorina Realty Corp.

    Publication Date: 2018-07-19
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Civil Court, Kings County
    Judge: Judge Jeanine Baer Kuzniewski
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: HP 6325/2017

    Housing Court Has Jurisdiction Over Violations Other Than Those Defined as Minimum Housing

  • Meleck Shalom LLC v. Valentine, 55327/2017

    Publication Date: 2017-05-17
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings County, Housing Part E
    Judge: Judge Bruce E. Scheckowitz
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner's counsel: Ed Hall from Balsamo & Rosenblatt, LLP.
    for defendant: Respondent's counsel: Catherine Barreda from Brooklyn Legal Services.

    Case Number: 55327/2017

    Removal of Violations Did Not Exempt Building From Rent Stabilization Co

  • Henry v. Kingsberry, 99699/15

    Publication Date: 2017-03-01
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings County, Part J
    Judge: Judge Leslie Stroth
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner was represented by: Thomas Pruzan, of the Pruzan Law Firm.
    for defendant: Respondent was represented by: Patrick Langhenry, of counsel to Seymour James, Jr., The Legal Aid Society.

    Case Number: 99699/15

    Cite as: Henry v. Kingsberry, 99699/15, NYLJ 1202780069528, at *1 (Civ., KI, Decided January 15, 2017) CASENAME Claudette Henry, Petitioner-Landlord v. C

  • H.W. Hinkley Realty L.L.C. v. Romulus, 62371/16

    Publication Date: 2017-02-15
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings County, Part S
    Judge: Judge John Stanley
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Landlord-petitioner: Robert Ehrenfeld, Esq., Cohen, Hurkin, Ehrenfeld, Pomerantz & Tenanbaum.
    for defendant: Tenant-respondent: Jerome C. Frierson, Esq., Staff Attorney, Housing Unit, Brooklyn Legal Services.

    Case Number: 62371/16

    Cite as: H.W. Hinkley Realty L.L.C. v. Romulus, 62371/16, NYLJ 1202779036943, at *1 (Civ., KI, Decided January 24, 2017) CASENAME H.W. Hinkley Realty L

  • Ackerman v. Berkowitz, HP 6422/2016

    Publication Date: 2017-01-24
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Kings County, Housing Part: B
    Judge: Justice Susan Avery
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Gerald Slotnik, Esq., Brooklyn, NY.
    for defendant: Law Office of Benjamin Z. Epstein PC, Brooklyn, NY. DHPD Brooklyn Housing Litigation Division, New York, NY.

    Case Number: HP 6422/2016

    Cite as: Ackerman v. Berkowitz, HP 6422/2016, NYLJ 1202777366492, at *1 (Civ., KI, Decided December 12, 2016) CASENAME David Ackerman, Petitioners v. Sarah Berkowi