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Happy New Year

January 5th, 2015|Comments Off on Happy New Year

From all of us here at Stiefel Cohen & Foote, P.C., happy holidays and a wonderful new year. We hope 2015 is your best.

Santa Came To Town For Music Company

December 26th, 2013|Comments Off on Santa Came To Town For Music Company

The Southern District of New York has ruled that music publisher EMI can keep the rights to the 1934 Christmas song "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" [...]

Whose Lien Is On First

November 21st, 2013|Comments Off on Whose Lien Is On First

A mortgage lien on condominium units in foreclosure takes precedence over the condo board's lien for unpaid common charges, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Lucy Billings ruled on [...]

The Statute of Frauds Will Save You

October 30th, 2013|Comments Off on The Statute of Frauds Will Save You

Suffolk County Supreme Court Justice Emerson held that an oral agreement to take over a commercial lease [...]

Landlord Tenant Lawyers Are Held Liable For Filing Improper Eviction

August 14th, 2013|Comments Off on Landlord Tenant Lawyers Are Held Liable For Filing Improper Eviction

Kucker & Bruh, a debt collecting law firm relied on a client's records and mistakenly went after [...]

SC&F In The New York Law Journal

August 1st, 2013|Comments Off on SC&F In The New York Law Journal

Judge Finds Prompt Pay Act Limited to Undisputed Sums By Brendan Pierson July 30, 2013 A mandatory [...]

The Cat’s Out of And The Coop is Holding The Bag

July 1st, 2013|Comments Off on The Cat’s Out of And The Coop is Holding The Bag

A Manhattan co-op that cleaned out a tenant's garbage-filled apartment and replaced his cat litter without his [...]

The Return Of Your Contract Deposit Party Is Over

April 24th, 2013|Comments Off on The Return Of Your Contract Deposit Party Is Over

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has taken the opportunity to clarify the requirements of the Interstate [...]

In The Dog House

March 19th, 2013|Comments Off on In The Dog House

Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice and her Garden City cooperative have reached a settlement that allows [...]

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