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LIED ABOUT USED ELECTRONICS BUY-BACK

FTC, State of Georgia Obtain Court Order Permanently Halting Electronics Buyback Scheme Operators accused of bilking consumers out of millions through “bait and switch” scheme A Federal ...
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MADE BILLIONS OF ILLEGAL CALLS?

FTC Obtains Court Judgments Against California-based Robocallers Who Placed Billions of Illegal Calls Aaron Michael Jones permanently banned from all telemarketing A federal district court judge in ...
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KRAMER & ASSOC FIRED PREGNANT WOMAN

EEOC Awarded $118,483 Judgment against Receivable Management for Pregnancy Discrimination Hackensack Firm Rescinded a Promotion After Learning That Worker Was Pregnant, Federal Agency Charged A ...
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EMOTIONAL DISTRESS OVER A BATHTUB

Landlord Ignored Disabled Tenant Image Credit: NYC Commission on Human Rights Mother and disabled daughter sought compensation for emotional distress for landlord’s failure to provide more ...
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BUFFALO BIODIESEL'S BAD BUSINESS

A.G. Schneiderman Reaches Agreement With Buffalo Biodiesel Over Lawsuits Targeting Small Businesses Company Filed Over 600 Lawsuits Against Businesses Claiming Breach Of Contract Attorney General Eric ...
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HERITAGE LOST?

After Heritage Partners defaulted on a $47 million loan, they lost ownership of a Tribeca condominium project. When they later sued their attorneys for $80 million in damages--for purportedly failing ...
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MISERY FOR BLISS CABERET

EEOC Wins $365,000 Default Judgment Against Bliss Cabaret for Race Discrimination and Retaliation Adult Entertainment Club Fired Manager Who Objected to Ban on Hiring African-Americans and Terminated ...
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ATTORNEY FRAUDSTERS?

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Court Judgment Against Brooklyn & Florida Law Firms For Running Fraudulent Mortgage Rescue Scheme Judgment Orders Firms And Principal Attorney To Stop Illegal And ...
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ALERT ON THIS MEDICAL ALERT COMPANY

Court Bars Brooklyn Company from Using Threats and Intimidation to Coerce Elderly Consumers into Paying for Unwanted Medical Alert Devices Court Orders Defendants to Pay $3.4 Million in “Unjust ...
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KNOW YOUR HOUSING RIGHTS?

Wednesday, April 29 Know Your Rights Housing Forum Time: 6PM Location: Union Temple, 331 Hawthorne (Btw New York Ave and Nostrand Ave), Brooklyn
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SWAPPING'S DANGEROUS!

Ask Real Estate Answers to your questions about real estate. By RONDA KAYSEN Apartment Swapping and the Law I live in a rent-stabilized apartment. I am interested in doing a home exchange with others ...
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AIRBNB'S BAD FOR TENANTS

A New York City landlord filed an eviction case against one of its rent-stabilized tenants, Henry P. Ikezi, when it discovered he was renting-out his Manhattan apartment on Airbnb --a publicly ...
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DON'T YOU COME HOME ...

After Northtown Roosevelt filed a "nuisance" proceeding against its tenant--M. Bailey--the parties settled the case. But when the landlord later asked for an order permitting the eviction to ...
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THIS IS HOW CRUMBS CRUMBLES?

Sign posted on a local Crumbs shop reads: Dear Crumbs Guests It is with much sadness we are permanently closing. It has been a pleasure serving you each and everyday. You truly made our days brighter ...
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FLORA FLOWERED BAN

FTC Wins Default and Contempt Judgments Against Text Spammer Phil Flora Found In Violation of Prior FTC Order; Must Pay $148,309 For Latest Scam Phil Flora, the operator of a text message spamming ...
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NO ESCROW ON MEDALLIAN TRANSFER

Licensing Challenge to medallion transfer sale waived. Under Commission rule, a taxi medallion owner must notify potential tort claimants when the owner intends to transfer an interest in the ...
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THE MAIL DIDN'T FAIL?

Claiming it was the true owner of certain real property, Van Sharma, Inc. sued George A. Chamberlain based on a "constructive trust" theory. (Van Sharma also wanted certain monies returned ...
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DIDN'T PAY A PREVAILING WAGE

Prevailing Wage Contractor did not pay prevailing wages. The Office of the Comptroller charged that the respondents failed to pay the prevailing rate of wages and benefits to four employees on two ...
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FOR THE RECORD(S)

After starting a mortgage foreclosure action, Washington Mutual Bank asked that J.P. Morgan Chase be substituted in its place and stead and that a default judgment issue against Navid Hakimian (and ...
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LAX LOUNGE'S LOSS?

Human Rights Motion to vacate default granted. The Commission on Human Rights filed a motion seeking to declare respondents in default for failing to timely file an answer to its complaint, which ...
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NO INCOME DISCRIMINATION

Human Rights Landlord discriminated by refusing to accept tenants with housing vouchers. The Commission on Human Rights brought charges against a landlord for posting a discriminatory advertisement ...
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DESPITE RESIGNATION, CITY PROCEEDS WITH CASE

Recent OATH Decisions Personnel Agency entitled to decision despite resignation. Respondent, a former eligibility specialist, was incarcerated in January 2012 and convicted of manslaughter in February ...
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DELIVERANCE?

Oscar Ivan Larach Zablah objected to a Support Magistrate's denial of his motion to vacate orders which awarded child support and attorneys' fees to his former partner, on default. And when ...
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LET THE GAMES BEGIN

In response to a licensee holdover proceeding that was filed against her, Dematra Ondrias presented a letter which she believed established the existence of a tenancy relationship and reinforced her ...
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CAN'T CHARGE A DIFFERENT VIOLATION ON DEFAULT

Licensing ALJ recommends dismissal of charge of collecting trade waste without license. The Business Integrity Commission (BIC) alleged that the respondent violated Administrative Code section ...
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