Davis Polk Wants To Stay Eviction In $63M Rent Row

Law360, New York (June 12, 2012, 4:45 PM EDT) -- Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP on Monday asked a judge to prevent Lexington Operating Partners LLC, the landlord of its New York headquarters, from terminating its lease over a $63 million rent battle.

The order would stay the effect of a termination notice Lexington sent to Davis Polk on June 6 and keep the firm in its Midtown offices while the parties continue to arbitrate a disputed rent hike. In the notice, Lexington gave the firm until Friday to pay up.

The parties have been fighting...
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