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Posted: February 24, 2019

Lack of Consideration Defense Even to Unconditional Guaranty

On February 19, 2019, the First Department issued a decision in Moon 170 Mercer, Inc. v. Vella, 2019 NY Slip Op. 01187, holding that lack of consideration is a defense even to an unconditional guaranty, explaining: Based on the reinstatement of the wrongful eviction claim asserted by the nonparty tenant against respondent landlord Moon 170 Mercer, Inc.... Read more »