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"Defenses to a Non-Payment Proceeding" Seminar

(November 3, 2005)

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Defenses to a Non-Payment Proceeding (high-speed connections only; Windows Media format; Run time: 26 min. 41 sec., for a full-screen display, as the video is playing right-click on the screen and choose Full Screen ; also available for viewing in the Help Center in English)

Written Transcript

In this community seminar, Sandra Russo, Esq., an attorney with Legal Services for New York City, discusses common defenses to nonpayment of rent. Some of the topics covered include: improper service of the court papers, improper naming of parties, payment of the rent, and conditions in the apartment.