2nd Circuit Rejects Gibson Dunn's Challenge to New Eviction Protections
Despite having a valid basis to challenge the HD requirement in the new law, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals declined to treat the new law as an extension of the old law and therefore dismissed the landlord’s due process claims as moot.
In light of the intervening changes in New York law, the the Second Circuit Court of Appeals elected to defer consideration of the validity of the new statute until encountered on a new appeal. This process may take several months.
While we continue to monitor developments, we strongly urge our clients to continue processing their cases.
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