NY Class Action For Sandy Renter Rebates Gets Nixed

Law360, New York (December 13, 2013, 6:16 PM EST) -- A New York judge dismissed a proposed class action Wednesday filed by three Manhattan tenants aiming to secure rent abatements from the landlords of all New York state renters for warranty of habitability violations in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.

Justice Shirley Kornreich found that since the damages sought depended on so many distinct and specific situations across the state — including where buildings are located, how badly each was affected by the storm and what each landlord did to mitigate those impacts — a class...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.