Court Rejects NY Landlords’ Claims That Eviction Moratorium Is Unconstitutional

Court Rejects NY Landlords’ Claims That Eviction Moratorium Is Unconstitutional

Court Rejects NY Landlords’ Claims That Eviction Moratorium Is Unconstitutional The  U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY in Elmsford Apartments Associates LLC v. Cuomo  rejected New York landlords’ claims that the New York Covid-19 eviction moratorium (the “Moratorium”) violated their rights under the contracts, takings, due process and petition clauses of the…

Eviction moratorium extended, but tenant advocates call it a cycle of panic

Eviction moratorium extended, but tenant advocates call it a “cycle of panic”

Eviction moratorium extended, but tenant advocates call it a “cycle of panic” WKBW Channel 7 Buffalo – July 16, 2020 Renters are still in fear of eviction as the protections laid out by Governor Andrew Cuomo have done some, but not enough to relieve them of this cyclical panic. Evictions are not currently being carried…

Common Real Estate Investment Mistakes to Avoid

Common Real Estate Investment Mistakes to Avoid

Common Real Estate Investment Mistakes to Avoid As an experienced Rochester Real Estate Lawyer, I often get questions about what precautions to take when buying real estate investment property. Watch the video to learn about some of the most common real estate investment mistakes to avoid when investing in real estate property. The first mistake people…

NY Child Victims Act and Boy Scouts Of America Bankruptcy

NY Child Victims Act and Boy Scouts Of America Bankruptcy

NY Child Victims Act and Boy Scouts Of America Bankruptcy On February 17, 2020, the Boy Scouts of America announced that it was filing for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, a decision with far-reaching implications for survivors of childhood sexual abuse at the hands of Scout leaders and other adults within the organization.   Most significantly, if survivors…