Tag Archives: Cooperative

Partition Actions for Cooperative Apartments

Last week’s blog post discussed legal issues relating to a foreclosure as it applies to cooperative apartments in New York State.  To summarize, because cooperatives are considered shares in a corporation, and not real property, different legal procedures are necessary when … Continue reading

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New York City Enacts New “Cooperative Dialogue” Requirements for Workplace Accommodations

Several recent New York City human rights law amendments in the past year have steadily increased worker protections applicable to New York City employers. As is no surprise, the mayor’s office recently adopted yet another new amendment passed by the … Continue reading

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Cooperative Procedure-Making

Robin Effron, Ousted: The New Dynamics of Privatized Procedure and Judicial Discretion, 98 B.U. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Pamela Bookman Over the past few decades, two narratives have emerged about who controls civil procedure. One describes the … Continue reading

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Fair Cooperative Procedure Law May Be Coming

There has been a recent push to incorporate a New York City law which would require cooperative boards to rule on a purchaser's application to acquire a cooperative apartment within 45 days. The law which has been drafted, and known … Continue reading

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Western Sugar Cooperative sues ADM and others over corn sugar rebranding

I tried to put the complaint into RECAP, but it hasn't shown up yet, so here's another link. The sugar producers argue violations of the Lanham Act and California false advertising law (since the backlash against high fructose corn syrup … Continue reading

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