Landlord v. Tenant

Each month Landlord v. Tenant provides approximately 60 summaries of recent landlord-tenant court cases and agency decisions from more than a dozen courts and agencies, including the NYS Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR), and NYC Environmental Control Board. Landlord v. Tenant takes readers through each dispute, streamlining research and arming landlords with the legal ammunition they need, quickly and easily.

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Landlords Can't Challenge NY State Eviction Moratorium in Federal Court

Elmsford Apt. Assocs. LLC v. Cuomo: Index No. 20-cv-4062 (CM), 2020 US Dist. LEXIS 115354 (SDNY; 6/29/20; McMahon, J)
07/27/2020
July 2020

Landlord Didn't Prove Tenants Ran Illegal Hotel Through Airbnb Sublets

W. End Estates LLC v. Gemignani: 2020 Y Slip Op 31777(U), NYLJ No. 1592185174 (Sup. Ct. NY; 6/4/20; Kotler, J)
07/27/2020
July 2020

Landlord Illegally Locked Out Apartment Occupant After Tenant Died

Smith v. Park Central 1 LLC: Index No. 801170/20, NYLJ No. 1592318120 (Civ. Ct. Bronx; 6/2/20; Garland, J)
07/27/2020
July 2020

Landlord Must Restore Occupant Who Was Illegally Locked Out

Morgan v. 440 St. Marks Realty LLC: Index No. 10197/20, NYLJ No. 1592316879 (Civ. Ct. Richmond; 5/15/20; Smith, J)
07/27/2020
July 2020

NYCHA Illegally Locked Out Tenant's Grandson After Tenant Died

Byas v. NYCHA: Index No. 801172/2020, NYLJ No. 1593546310 (Civ. Ct. Bronx; 6/26/20; Scott-McLaughlin, J)
07/27/2020
July 2020

Did Rooftop Drilling Breach the Warranty of Habitability?

Jerome v. 20 E. 67th St. Assoc. LLC: Index No. 161624/2019, 2020 NY Slip Op 50639(U)(Sup. Ct. NY; 6/2/30; Lebovits, J)
07/27/2020
July 2020

Was Lead Paint in Apartment the Cause of Child's Injuries?

S.T. v. 1727-29 LLC: Index Nos. 350020/08, 11041, 2020 NY Slip Op 03630 (App. Div. 1 Dept.; 6/25/20; Acosta, PJ, Kapnick, Moulton, Gonalez, JJ)
07/27/2020
July 2020

Landlord Who Had Children with Tenant Must Refund HAP Benefits

NYCHA v. Oakman: Index Nos. 452706/15, 11622A, 11622, 2020 NY Slip Op 03201 (App. Div. 1 Dept.; 6/4/20; Renwick, JP, Gische, Webber, Oing, Moulton, JJ)
07/24/2020
July 2020

Proof of Damage Doesn't Warrant Withholding Full Security Deposit

Trimble v. Hughes: Index No. 2018-841 OR C, 2020 NY Slip Op 50742(U)(App. T. 2 Dept.; 6/18/20; Adams, PJ, Tolbert, Ruderman, JJ)
07/24/2020
July 2020

74 Tenants Can Sue Separate Landlords in One Action Seeking Class Certification

Yen Chang v. Westside 309 LLC: Index No. 153031/2018, 2020 NY Slip Op 31995(U)(Sup. Ct. NY; 6/26/20; Kalish, J)
07/24/2020
July 2020