• Features

    Court of Appeals Upholds Privatization of Interior Landmark

    Stewart E. Sterk

    The New York City Landmarks Preservation Law authorizes the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) to designate interior landmarks as well as exterior landmarks. An interior site is eligible for designation only if the public has access to the site, but once the LPC has designated the interior landmark, can the LPC authorize its owner to close the landmark to public access?

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  • Columns & Departments

    Development

    City Not Estopped from Preventing Construction of Building Despite Longstanding Interpretation of Zoning Resolution

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  • Columns & Departments

    Real Property Law

    Broker Breaches Fiduciary Duty By Making Offer That Competes With Client
    Amendment to Association Bylaws Not Effective Until They Are Recorded
    Seller Entitled to Cancel Contract When It Could Not Clear Title
    Buyer’s Waiver of Defects In Title Preclude Cancellation By Seller
    Questions of Fact Preclude Summary Judgment on Mortgage Contingency Issues
    Broker Not Entitled to Summary Judgment on Fraud Claim By Prior Owner
    Easement By Prescription Established

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    Landlord & Tenant Law

    Failure to Procure Insurance Not a Curable Breach; Yellowstone Injunction Denied

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  • Columns & Departments

    Eminent Domain

    Industrial Development Agency’s Determination Rationally Related to Stated Public Purpose
    Industrial Development Agency Did Not Have Authority to Condemn Land Already Used for a Public Purpose

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