Notable Decisions & Related Articles

Our firm was granted a judgment of possession after trial defeating tenant’s defense that it exercised an option to extend its lease for an additional five years.
Latest Trial Decision

Our firm successfully defeated tenants’ counterclaims after trial for a 100 % percent rent abatement.
81-05 Trial Decision

We were successful in a turnover proceeding to obtain funds from a joint bank account to enforce a money judgment against defendant.
Mammolito Decision

Our firm successfully defeated Metered Appliances’ application for a Yellowstone Injunction.
Metered Appliances Decision

We successfully defeated tenant’s request for a renewal lease pursuant to the Rent Stabilization Code.
Jacksons’ Decision

The Appellate Division affirmed the lower court’s decision denying Sears’ Motion to Dismiss.
Sears Denial of Motion to Dismiss

CBS news article about our firms’ Price Match Policy case.
http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2010/11/04/l-i-man-sues-sears-over-price-matching-promise/

Sears Newsday article about our firms’ Price Match Policy case.
Sears Newsday Article

Our firm represented a commercial landlord against the tenant who wanted the court to reform its lease relating to the payment of the real estate taxes. We were successful in having the court deny tenant’s relief and granted the landlord summary judgment declaring that the lease as written shall be in full force and effect.
424 East 9th Summary Judgment Decision

We were successful in defeating tenant’s motion for a preliminary injunction seeking to enjoin the landlord from continuing construction at the premises.
124 Ridge Decision

Tenants moved for a Preliminary Injunction in Federal Court enjoining the landlord from evicting them based upon a month to month tenancy. We were successful in defeating Tenants’ Motion for a Preliminary Injunction.
Koosman Decision for Preliminary Injunction

Homeowners can challenge an insurers’ construction estimate.
http://www.newsday.com/classifieds/real-estate/homeowners-can-challenge-insurers-estimates-1.4309329