• Turco v. Novita LLC

    Publication Date: 2021-04-08
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Frances Ortiz
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Petitioners/Tenants: Maria Amor, Esq., Housing Conservation Coordinator, Inc., New York, NY.
    for defendant: Counsel for Respondent/Owner: Massimo F. D'Angelo, Esq., Akerman LLP, New York, NY. Counsel for Co-Respondent/HPD: Alexander Keblish, Esq., Department of Housing Preservation and Development, New York, NY.

    Case Number: 962/20

    Owner's Affirmative Defenses Partially Struck, But Economic Infeasibility Defense Remained

  • Wade v. Hamilton Heights Cluster

    Publication Date: 2021-03-03
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Daniele Chinea
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Counsel for Petitioner: Alexender O. Berger, Law Graduate, of counsel to Tiffany A. Liston, Esq., Mobilization for Justice, Inc.
    for defendant: Counsel for Respondents: Offer Waide, Esq., Waide Law Offices PLLC.

    Case Number: 306395/20

    Default Order to Correct Violations in Premises Directed Against Building Owner

  • Beltre v. Carroll Place Assoc. LLC

    Publication Date: 2021-01-13
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Bronx
    Judge: Judge Shorab Ibrahim
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Petitioners: Take Root Justice, Michael Leonard, of Counsel.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Respondents: Arun Perinbasekar, Esq., Sidrane, Schwartz-Sidrane, Perinbasekar & Littman, LLP. Respondent HPD: Mirta Yurnet-Thomas, of Counsel, NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development,. Attorneys for Respondent DOB: Aimee Lulich, of Counsel, Corporation Counsel.

    Case Number: 1669/2020

    Owners Ordered to Correct Hazardous, Non-Hazardous DOB, ECB Violations on Premises

  • Parrales v. 800 Realty LLC

    Publication Date: 2020-12-09
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Bronx
    Judge: Judge Shorab Ibrahim
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: For Respondent & DHPD: Symone Sylvester, Esq., Patricia Parrales.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent: Todd Rothenberg.

    Case Number: 7455/2020

    Landlord Fails to Provide Meritorious Defense to Warrant Vacating Default Order to Correct

  • Torres v. N.Y.C. Hous. Auth.

    Publication Date: 2020-11-03
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Anne Katz
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Service for Petitioner: Kitanya L. Kelly, Esq., Manhattan Legal.
    for defendant: Department for Respondent: Rashida Maples-Watkis, Esq., Law.

    Case Number: 000677/20

    Petitioner Not a Squatter, Entitled to Maintain Proceeding to Correct Violations

  • Morales v. Balsam

    Publication Date: 2020-10-21
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Bronx
    Judge: Judge Shorab Ibrahim
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorneys for Petitioner: Eugene Y. Chen, Esq., Bronx Legal Services, & Symone Sylvester, Esq., DHPD.
    for defendant: Attorneys for Respondents: Todd Rothenberg, Esq., Boris Lepikh, Esq.

    Case Number: 13524/2020

    Respondents' Lack of Meritorious Defenses Denies Vacating Order to Correct Violations

  • 2167 Crotona Ave. HDFC v. Recio

    Publication Date: 2020-08-12
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Bronx
    Judge: Judge Norma Jennings
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Petitioner's Attorney: Heath Gurinsky, Esq., New Rochelle, NY.
    for defendant: Respondent's Attorney: Marina Gonik, Esq., Mobilization for Justice, Inc., Bronx, New York.

    Case Number: 001379/19

    Award of U&O to Landlord Barred For Outstanding Class C Violation for Roach Infestation

  • Zi Chang Realty Corp. v. Chen

    Publication Date: 2020-04-14
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, New York
    Judge: Judge Frances Ortiz
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Mobilization for Justice Matthew Longobardi, Esq., New York, NY.
    for defendant: Zhen Liang Li, Esq., New York, NY.

    Case Number: LT-069323-18/NY

    Respondents Awarded Over $24,000 in Attorney Fees as Prevailing Party in Holdover Action

  • Francis v. Stein

    Publication Date: 2020-04-08
    Practice Area: Landlord Tenant Law
    Industry:
    Court: Civil Court, Bronx
    Judge: Judge Howard Baum
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Attorney for Petitioner: Todd Rothenberg, Esq.
    for defendant: Attorney for Respondent: Christopher Sina, Mobilization for Justice, Inc.

    Case Number: 30042/19

    Landlord Denied Dismissal For Tenant's Lack of Standing, Failure to State Cause of Action

  • 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