Tenant Gets $14,000 for Counterclaim
LVT Number: 11606
Landlord sued to evict tenant for nonpayment of rent. Tenant claimed landlord collected a rent overcharge. The court ruled for tenant and awarded her $14,000. Landlord's petition was dismissed. Landlord appealed and lost. The trial court properly considered all the evidence in making its determination.
Medesey & Co. Inc. v. Wilson: NYLJ, p. 31, col. 2 (6/3/97) (App. T. 2 Dept.; Scholnick, JP, Aronin, Chetta, JJ)