Case Law Shorts October 9, 2018
Foreclosure/Acceleration/Limitations

Case Law Shorts July 2, 2014 New York Court of Appeals
New York’s Highest Court Upholds Town-Wide Fracking Ban

Case Law Shorts 12/9/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Title Insurer/Survey Reading/Trail/Specificity/Rights of Others

Case Law Shorts 12/20/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Barrel of Fish Hooks - Husband forges wife’s name, transfers property multiple times, and to his assumed name, obtains a mortgage and ultimately sells property (to avoid equitable distribution)

Case Law Shorts 12/30/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
State Not Liable for County Clerk’s Error in Docketing a Judgment/Semantics

Case Law Shorts 11/7/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Non-Marital Children Oust Siblings as Administrators via Affidavit

Case Law Shorts 11/20/13 New York Court of Appeals
3000 Year Old Assyrian Tablet That Was Removed from German Museum During WWII Returned After Surrogates Court Reversed on Latches Ruling

Case Law Shorts 10/1/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Deed/Undue Influence/Daughter vs. Step-Daughter/Mortgage

Case Law Shorts 10/1/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Validity of Mortgage/Corp. Apparent Authority/President vs. “President”/Sole Shareholder

Case Law Shorts 9/3/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Deed/Acknowledgment Trumps Parties Clause/Intent of Grantor

Case Law Shorts 8/27/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
POA/Conveyance by Agent to Self/Will/Executor vs. Agent/Bank of America/Encumbrancer for Value/Deed Set Aside

Case Law Shorts 8/22/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Fence Encroachment/Title Policy Exception for Fence Variations/Ejectment/Trespass

Case Law Shorts 8/16/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
MERS/Assignment of Only One of Consolidated Mortgages/Null and Void

Case Law Shorts July 19, 2013 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Deed/Fraudulent Conveyance/Debtor Creditor Law/ "Badges of Fraud"/Intent

Case Law Shorts July 7, 2013 New York Appellate Divison, Second Dept.
MERS/Mortgage Foreclosure/Standing/Holder of Note and Mortgage

Case Law Shorts July 7, 2013 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Easement/Driveway/Subdivision/Over-Burdening

Case Law Shorts 6/25/13 New York Appellate Divison, Second Dept.
Boundary Line Dispute/Curb, Hedge and Fence/"Doctrine of Practical Location"

Case Law Shorts 6/25/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Action to Set Aside Deed Executed by Managing Member

Case Law Shorts 6/18/13 New York Court of Appeals
Mortgage Foreclosure/Priority/Mechanic's Liens/Failure to File Building Loan Agreement/Acquision Costs Not Subordinated to Mechanic's Liens

Case Law Shorts 6/18/13 New York Court of Appeals
Tax Assessment/Lead Based Paint Contamination/Market Value

Case Law Shorts 6/4/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Title Insurance/Post-Policy Event vs. Post-Closing Boundary Line Agreement and Pre-Closing Settlement Agreement

Case Law Shorts 6/4/13 New York Appellate Division, First Dept.
Mortgage Foreclosure/Mechanic’s Lien/Bank’s Breach of Contract to Fund Building Loan/Estoppel Certificates

Case Law Shorts 4/15/13 New York Court of Appeals
Mortgage Foreclosure/Deficiency Judgment/90 Day Rule/Delivery /Acceptance of Deed

Case Law Shorts 4/15/13 New York Appellate Division, Second Dept.
Mortgage Foreclosure/Judicial Activism/Judge Admonished/Standing

Case Law Shorts 9/15/12 Texas Supreme Court
JOA/Exculpatory Clause/“all such operations” vs. “its activities”

Case Law Shorts 9/15/12 Texas 14th Court of Appeals
Inverse Condemnation/Ordinance Restricting Drilling

Case Law Shorts July 2012 New York Court of Appeals
Broker Commission/Due Diligence Reports/Unjust Enrichment

Case Law Shorts July 2012 New York Court of Appeals
Private Road/Public Use/Public Road/Village Maintenance Requred

Case Law Shorts March 2012 New York Court of Appeals 
Total Rent Abatement/Deminimis Entry By Landlord

Case Law Shorts Mar 2012 New York Court of Appeals
In Rem Tax Foreclosure/Constitutional Due Process/Notice of Foreclosure Action Notice vs. Notice of Redemption

Case Law Shorts December 2011 New York Appellate Division, Second Department
Judicial Activism/Foreclosure

Case Law Shorts December 2011 New York Appellate Division, Second Department
Adverse Possession/Pre-Revision Application

 

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