Landlord Misstated Tenant's Rent-Stabilization Status
LVT Number: #24822
Landlord sued to evict tenant for nonpayment of rent. Tenant asked the court to dismiss the case during trial, after landlord presented its petition stating that tenant wasn't subject to rent stabilization. The court found that this was a deliberate misrepresentation of tenant's status and a fatal defect. The court dismissed the case.