Gorgoglione v. Gillenson Appellate Division awards return of contract deposit to buyer rejected by co-op board when seller refused to return deposit following board denial of sale.
Berman Decision Landlord defeats Tenants claim for legal fees and damages resulting from complaint alleging the need for mold remediation and temporary relocation.
J.H. Taylor Constr. Corp. v. Liguori Landlord successfully reverses Trial Court on appeal where Appellate Term finds the only realistic interpretation of facts makes it painfully clear that tenant's continued residency places the comfort and health of others in building at constant risk. Landlord awarded possession.
Regency Towers LLC v. Nisanov Landlord successfully appeals trial court dismissal of nonprimary residence case. Appellate Court finds Landlord successfully established it's prima facie case and Tenant failed to establish substantial nexus to the subject apartment. Landlord awarded possession.
Braun v. American-Scandinavian Property owner granted summary judgment after having established that adjoining land owner had installed footings which encroached on property owner's land without having been granted an easement.
Ali Bahri v. K Brody and Vista Property owner granted summary judgment after having established that adjoining land owner had installed footings which encroached on property owner's land without having been granted an easement.
Gerel Corp v. Precious Fibers LTD Commercial landlord awarded judgment for full real estate tax escalations due under lease where tenant alleged provision was a mistake or inherently unfair.
Claiming Ownership Case Landlord granted summary judgment against a licensee claiming ownership interest in property.
Barber Case Landlord prevails in commercial drug holdover proceeding where tenant claimed lack of knowledge of sub-tenant's illegal activity.