Steven M. Silverberg and Katherine Zalantis
In a case addressing what consulting fees (in particular attorneys’ fees) can be charged to an applicant before a Zoning Board of Appeals, the Second Department in Landstein v. Town of LaGrange found that the Town had overreached its statutory authority.
Co-Tenant Obtains Partition Upon Failure of Adverse Possession Claim
Questions of Fact Remain About Violation of Covenant Requiring Use As a Catholic High School
Mortgagor’s Letter Seeking Short Sale Did Not Reset Statute of Limitations on Mortgage
Failure to Construct Facility Triggers Reverter Provision in Deed
Questions of Fact About Whether Buyers Had Made Time of the Essence
No Equitable Mortgage When Statute of Limitations Bars Written Mortgage
Cotenant Entitled to Partition with Accounting
Video Surveillance an Adequate Substitute for Lobby Attendants
Yellowstone Injunction Unavailable When Tenant Could Not Establish Willingness to Cure
Landlord Prevails In Nonprimary Residence Proceeding
Shareholder Can Compel Board to Cooperate With Building Department
Lisa A. Weixelman and Amber J. Simon
Despite their seemingly lackluster nature, well-drafted insurance provisions in a contract between a landlord and tenant can be extremely important when it comes to mitigating potential exposure and protecting a shopping center’s assets.
Deborah Williamson, Mark Andrews and Richard Y. Cheng
Many community hospitals are in distress. The causes are varied but have a constant theme — the cost to adapt to a rapidly changing environment.
Brad A. Molotsky
In this ever-evolving space, where 30 states have permitted medical cannabis and nine states have permitted adult-use cannabis, there are many issues that come into play in a lease tailored to cannabis dispensing or grow facilities. This article sensitizes the reader to the notion that these types of leases are not “business as usual,” and that they have their own nuances.
Two Lawsuits, No Collateral Estoppel
No Meeting of the Minds in Forged Lease
Stewart E. Sterk
In Roberts v. Tishman Speyer Props, L.P., the Court of Appeals established that a landlord receiving J-51 benefits could not avail itself of the benefits of luxury deregulation.
Landlord Liable for Overcharge Collected By Tenant
Federal Pre-Emption Exempted Apartments from Rent Stabilization