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Oh! Mega Liability For Landlords Under Second Circuit's Recent Trademark Infringement Ruling In Omega SA v. 375 Canal LLC
In March 2019, after a seven-year-long legal battle, a Manhattan jury found defendant landlord 375 Canal LLC contributorily liable for trademark counterfeiting and infringement and awarded Omega...
United States
18 Oct 2019
IRS Provides Real Estate Rental Safe Harbor To Qualify For Pass-Through Deduction
When proposed regulations under new Section 199A were issued regarding the deduction for pass-through entities, many real estate professionals were frustrated by the use of Section 162
United States
5 Feb 2019
Unique Challenges For Commercial Landlords Posed By Large-Scale Retailer Bankruptcies
(Excerpted from "Retail Bankruptcies – Protections for Landlords," Practical Law Journal, May 2018, by Lars Fuller)
United States
13 Jul 2018
Ground Leases: Some Basics, Some Specifics And How To Make Them Financeable
Ground leases are fairly common but sometimes overlooked property interests.
United States
9 Jul 2018
Tenant Harassment And Potential Lender Liability
Tenant harassment cases typically involve disputes between landlords and tenants, with rent-stabilized tenants accusing landlords of attempting to bully them into vacating their apartments...
United States
27 Jul 2017
Commercial Tenant Debtors In Chapter 11: Fundamentals Of Landlord Creditor Protection In Bankruptcy
Commercial landlords have unique protections in bankruptcy, but can lose these rights if they do not assert them. When a commercial tenant files bankruptcy under Chapter 11, the landlord must...
United States
25 Jul 2017
Supreme Court Holds That Cities Have Standing To Sue For Fair Housing Act Violations
On Monday, in Bank of America Corp. et al. v. City of Miami, Florida, the Supreme Court held in a 5-3 decision that the City of Miami had standing to challenge alleged violations of the Fair Housing Act...
United States
16 May 2017
Texas Supreme Court Approves Top Lease Of Reversionary Interest; Orders New Trial On Production In Paying Quantities
In BP America Production Co. v. Laddex, Ltd. (Case No. 15-0248), the Texas Supreme Court recently ruled that a top lease that is a conveyance of an interest in a lessor's possibility of reverter...
United States
5 Apr 2017
Supreme Court Of Texas Holds Strip-And-Gore Doctrine Does Not Make Adjacent Landowners Mandatory Parties
On Feb. 3, 2017, the Supreme Court of Texas held that adjacent landowners were not mandatory parties to a lessor's suit against the lessee for failure to make royalty payments if the adjacent landowners had not claimed...
United States
14 Mar 2017
Come On In And Stay Awhile: IRS Expands Safe Harbors For Bond-Financed Property
The Internal Revenue Service recently issued guidance in Rev. Proc. 2016-44 that meaningfully expands the safe harbors pertaining to management contracts affecting bond-financed property...
United States
17 Oct 2016
Texas Supreme Court To Hear Case On "Capability Of Production" Under Shut-In Clause
On Sept. 2, the Texas Supreme Court granted review in a case that may clarify when a shut-in well's capacity for production in paying quantities is determined.
United States
20 Sep 2016
Subprime Suits - The Slow Pace Of Litigation
As the American subprime mortgage crisis progresses, a litigation aftershock moves through U.S. courts. Though court filings lag behind the triggering subprime events, a wave of securities-related lawsuits reflects the magnitude of the current crisis.
United States
24 Mar 2009
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