Purported end of service agreement
Civil Court of the City of New York
New York County (Manhattan)
L&T / Index / Case / Docket / Clerk's Number
Slip Opinion Number
2023 NY Slip Op 31434 (U)
Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc.
KRISTEN QUACKENBUSH, ERIC HALO, JOHN DOE, JANE DOE
Ortiz, Frances A.
Post-judgment Motion by Tenant, Motion for a Directed Verdict
Judgment for Tenant
Tenant Substantially Won
2017 holdover case where the Respondent received services for independent living from the Petitioner HCCI which had a relationship with HRA to do so. Petitioner claimed that Respondent failed to meet the requirements of the service agreement and sought to evict her. Petitioner failed to introduce the service agreement between HCCI and HRA, failed to introduce the contract between HCCI and the Respondent. Court determined that Petitioner failed to present testimony and evidence that Respondent's right to possession was subject to participation in the HCCI scattered site housing program. Judgment for Respondent. Directed verdict sought dismissal with prejudice.
"Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. v. Quackenbush" (2023). All Decisions. 910.