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Case Name 3569 DeKalb Avenue Tenant Association v. Quest Property Management FH-NY-0010
Docket / Court HP33015/01 ( State Court )
State/Territory New York
Case Type(s) Fair Housing/Lending/Insurance
Case Summary
This lawsuit was filed by the Urban Justice League on behalf of tenants of a rundown building in the Bronx seeking a court-appointed administrator to remediate the building owner's failure to make necessary repairs. The state court appointed an administrator in 2002, and in 2003 denied the landlord' ... read more >
This lawsuit was filed by the Urban Justice League on behalf of tenants of a rundown building in the Bronx seeking a court-appointed administrator to remediate the building owner's failure to make necessary repairs. The state court appointed an administrator in 2002, and in 2003 denied the landlord's motion to resume control. We have a copy of the 2003 opinion, but no further information about this case.

Gregory Pitt - 07/12/2012


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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
Defendant-type
Multi-family housing provider
Discrimination-area
Housing Sales/Rental
General
Housing
Plaintiff Type
Private Plaintiff
State Plaintiff
Causes of Action State law
Defendant(s) Quest Property Management V. Corp
Plaintiff Description Tenants of an apartment complex in New York City.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations None on record
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted None on record
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer No
Nature of Relief Injunction / Injunctive-like Settlement
Source of Relief Litigation
Form of Settlement None on record
Order Duration 2003 - n/a
Case Closing Year n/a
Case Ongoing Unknown
Additional Resources
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Case Studies Insurer Must Pay $100.5 Million in Redlining Case
The New York Times
Written: Oct. 27, 1998
By: Joseph B. Treaster
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

  Nationwide Settles Virginia Redlining Suit
Property Casualty 360
Written: May. 06, 2000
By: Amanda Levin
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

  The Origins of Fair Lending Litigation
Written: Dec. 04, 2008
By: Andrew Nash (Washington University in St. Louis)
[ Detail ] [ PDF ] [ External Link ]

Docket(s)
No docket sheet currently in the collection
General Documents
Decision 01/07/2003
FH-NY-0010-0001.pdf | External Link | Detail
Judges Rashford, Eardell J. (State Trial Court)
FH-NY-0010-0001
Monitors/Masters None on record
Plaintiff's Lawyers None on record
Defendant's Lawyers None on record
Other Lawyers None on record

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