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Posted: April 27, 2021

Party Asserting Unclean Hands Defense Must Have Been Injured by the Plaintiff’s Misconduct

On April 7, 2021, the Second Department issued a decision in Toobian v. Golzad, 2021 NY Slip Op. 02186, holding that a party asserting an unclean hands defense must have been injured by the plaintiff’s misconduct, explaining: The doctrine of unclean hands applies when the complaining party shows that the offending party is guilty of... Read more »