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Recent Posts in Security Deposits Category

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SECURING SECURITY DEPOSITS

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement With Manhattan Restaurant Owner Who Underpaid Employees And Kept Tips Meant For Delivery Workers Workers Delivered Food To Customers That Ordered Through ...
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CHRYSTAL BALL?

When Chrystal Run Village sued Debra N. -- a guarantor -- to recover damages in excess of the tenant's security deposit, the Middletown City Court opted to throw out the landlord’s case. ...
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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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SCHNEIDERMAN'S SYRACUSE SECURITY SETTLEMENT

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement With Six Syracuse Area Apartment Complexes Over Failing To Return Security Deposits To Tenants Schneiderman: Landlords Must Uphold Their End Of The Bargain Just ...
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LANDLORD ZONKED FOR $1000 "PET DEPOSIT"

Longview, Washington, Landlords Agree to Settle Disability Discrimination Lawsuit The Justice Department announced that Longview, Washington, landlords Linda and Bert Barber, and their management ...
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DID YOUR LANDLORD MAKE THE LIST?

Friends, Too many landlords in New York think they can ignore their responsibility to provide reasonable living conditions to their tenants. And far too many tenants in New York are forced to live in ...
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RENTAL SCAMMERS WILL LIVE IN PRISON

TWO INDICTED FOR APARTMENT RENTAL SCAM THAT DEFRAUDED MORE THAN 20 VICTIMS IN FOUR MONTHS More Than $60,000 Taken From Victims Attempting to Rent Apartments in Manhattan Last week, Manhattan District ...
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HOW STUPID WAS SMART APARTMENTS?

Mayor Bloomberg and Chief Policy Advisor Feinblatt Announce One Million Dollar Settlement and Creation Of Restitution Fund for Tourists Following City Lawsuit Against Major Illegal Hotel Operator On ...
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NEWMAN IN THE TIMES: ON BREAKING A LEASE

Real Estate Q & A by JAY ROMANO Published: September 6, 2013 Nice Unit, But the Building Needs Work Q. My boyfriend and I moved into a newly-renovated rental apartment in Brooklyn. The apartment ...
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FLOODGATES

Kayla & Jean Orisma sued their former landlord--Mervi Stack--to recover their security deposit, a month's rent, and the monies expended purchasing home heating oil. And although Stack ...
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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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WHO'S THE LANDLORD?

Sharlene Crowder sued Martin LaGrande for the return of her security deposit. Although a corporate entity was named as the landlord on Crowder's lease, LaGrande countersued for damage to the ...
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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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SCHNEIDERMAN'S "TOP 10" LIST

A.G. Schneiderman Releases Top Ten Consumer Frauds Of 2012 Internet And Credit Issues Were Top Frauds Reported To A.G.’s Office A.G. Provides Tips To New Yorkers As Part Of Consumer Protection ...
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USE FEMA MONEY FOR A SECURITY DEPOSIT

FEMA Rental Assistance May be Used for Security Deposits As the Jan. 28, 2013 deadline to register for FEMA assistance approaches in New York, recovery officials want to make sure Hurricane Sandy ...
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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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NEWMAN IN THE TIMES: ON SECURITY DEPOSIT'S RETURN

Newman Ferrara partner, Jonathan H. Newman, was in the New York Times this past Sunday responding to a reader's question. A copy of the column follows: Tenant Awaits Security Deposit Return Q My ...
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SPIEGEL IN THE TIMES: ON PREPAID RENT

Our partner, Glenn H. Spiegel was quoted in the Real Estate Section of Sunday's New York Times. Here's the piece in its entirety: Seeking the Return Of Deposit Money BY: JAY ROMANO Q Four years ago we ...
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LOW RENT?

On June 7, 2008, Edsheeka Woodson moved out of a place she had been renting on a month-to-month basis. When her landlord, Leo Smith, later filed a small claims case against her, the Queens County ...
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SCHNEIDERMAN'S TOP 10 FRAUDS

To Mark National Consumer Protection Week, A.G. Schneiderman Releases NYS Top Ten Frauds Of 2011 A.G. Provides Tips to Beat Scams, Including Internet and Credit Issues - The Top Two Frauds ...
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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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IN THE TIMES: ON SECURITY DEPOSITS

This piece appeared in the Real Estate Section of Sunday's New York Times Landlord Holds Tight To Security Deposit By Jay Romano Q I moved out of a building in Brooklyn two years ago, and the owner ...
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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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RENT REGULATIONS ARE OVER

Special Update on Rent Regulations Dear Friends, As many of you may know, the State Senate allowed our rent regulations to expire yesterday. These laws - that protect seniors and the middle class - ...
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FALSE SENSE OF SECURITY?

Because he supposedly failed to give enough notice that he wasn't going to renew his lease, Peter Schlesinger's landlord refused to return a $4,300 security deposit. After a nonjury trial, the Nassau ...
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