Deed Holder Not Liable for Condo Accident, Panel Rules

A Manhattan appeals court has ruled that the building deed holder and owner of certain units in a Manhattan condominium building should be dismissed from a lawsuit brought by a man who fell from unsecured scaffolding in the building’s boiler room.  In an opinion considering which entities bearing ownership or control of the building should be liable, the Appellate Division, First Department, assigned responsibility to the board of managers of the Hermitage Condominium on the Upper West Side.       Read the article……………..


Related Articles

Issue Created By Language Used In Deed Restrictions (FL)

The Heleskis began building a structure on their property without notifying or getting approval from the HOA. The structure is

Fla. App. Court (5th DCA) Reverses Foreclosure Judgment That Excluded Interest, Escrow

The District Court of Appeal of the State of Florida, Fifth District, recently reversed final judgment of foreclosure entered in

This Interest May Be Common, But It’s Still Privileged Re: California Evidence Rules

In an opinion issued yesterday, the California Court of Appeal ruled that litigation meetings held by a homeowner’s association counsel