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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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CALL THE TENANT HARASSMENT PROTECTION TASK FORCE

Governor Cuomo, A.G. Schneiderman, Mayor Bill De Blasio Join Forces To Combat Landlord Harassment Of Tenants Tenant Harassment Prevention Task Force Will Protect Tenants Against Displacement, Confront ...
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NO GOING BLIND

Rafael Lee sued a lawyer and his firm for purportedly "misrepresenting" that Lee was delinquent in his rent obligations--an alleged violation of the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants My office continues to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If the owner of your building is harassing you, ...
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LOOKING FOR A FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ATTORNEY?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic For Tenants I continue to work with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you with ...
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FREE LEGAL ADVICE

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LANDLORD-TENANT ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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LOOKING FOR FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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THIS JENEE AIN'T STAYING IN HER BOTTLE

Although Jenee McAlpine only owed $101 in back rent, her landlord filed a nonpayment proceeding seeking $950. Because the owner failed to provide a "good-faith estimate of the arrears owed," the ...
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WANT FREE LEGAL ADVICE?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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IS YOUR LANDLORD HARASSING YOU?

Free Monthly Legal Clinic for Tenants I am pleased to join with Eviction Intervention Services to offer a free monthly legal clinic for tenants. If your landlord is harassing you or threatening you ...
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COURT CUTS BENNIGAN'S A BREAK

Even when things look pretty bleak for a tenant, and an eviction is imminent, a court retains the power to vacate the warrant and can allow the tenant to remain in possession of commercial or ...
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HOW TO GET A NONPAYMENT CASE DISMISSED

There are a series of steps a landlord must take before starting a rent nonpayment case. The first hurdle is to make a demand of the rent upon the tenant. While this demand may be made "in ...
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$30,000 FOR BAGELS?

North Main St. Bagels (NMSB), located out in Easthampton, New York, closed its doors back in October 1997, but didn't surrender its space since it was in the midst of negotiating a sale of the ...
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TENANT EVICTED FOR VIOLATING AGREEMENT

In Forty Central Park South v. Wadud -- a nonpayment case -- the New York City Civil Court refused to vacate a warrant of eviction or to relieve a tenant of the consequences of his non-compliance with ...
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PERFECT NONPAYS: A PIPE DREAM!

While precision and exactitude should be the goal in landlord-tenant proceedings, the reality is that mistakes happen. (In fact, if you really think about, the latter tend to abound.) More often than ...
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TENANT DENIED PURCHASE OPTION DUE TO LEASE DEFAULT

Failing to pay the rent on time could have dire consequences for commercial tenants even when they have never been declared in default. According to the Appellate Division, Second Department, in Cyber ...
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NUISANCE NOTICE A NULLITY

Our blog posts have addressed the elements of "nuisance" within the landlord-tenant context. And, as we have previously observed, in order to win this kind of dispute, a landlord must ...
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LANDLORD DENIED CORRECT RENT

Stipulations -- agreements reached within the context of litigation -- are much like any other contract and are governed by many of the same legal precepts and principles. In summary nonpayment and ...
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STEP 1: MAKE A DEMAND OF THE RENT

Before a landlord may begin a nonpayment proceeding, the governing statute requires that a "demand of the rent" be made upon a tenant.* This formal request for the payment of all outstanding ...
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VIOLATING PROBATION WILL GET YOU EVICTED

At one time or another, all of us have paid our rent or maintenance late. While these lapses typically result in the imposition of a late fee when that charge is authorized by the lease and is ...
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DON'T GET NICKED BY SCHICK!

Are you looking to avoid painful nicks and bumps?* Then you better read the case of W 54-7 LLC v Schick. Prior to Schick, landlords were able to argue that any defects in a predicate notice -- ...
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