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Posted: January 4, 2021

Lien Recorded Under Debtor’s Correct Surname Valid Even Though First Name Was Incorrect

On December 23, 2020, The Appellate Division, Second Department issued a decision in Myrtle 684, LLC v. Tauber, 2020 NY Slip Op. 07901, holding that a deed recorded under a debtor’s correct surname was created a valid lien even though the debtor’s first name was not correctly spelled, explaining: CPLR 5203(a) gives priority to a... Read more »