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Introduction to New Jersey Landlord-Tenant Practice

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Produced on April 03, 2017

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Course Information

Time 52m
Difficulty Beginner
Topics covered in this course: Real Estate Landlord Tenant

Course Description

Tens of thousands of landlord-tenant cases are filed every year. The volume of cases suggest that landlord- tenant practice should be “basic.” But, reality is quite different. This course introduces the fundamentals of NJ landlord-tenant law, untangles the Anti-Eviction Act and offers practical advice for handling cases in this technical but critical field.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Understand the basics of a landlord-tenant relationship in New Jersey (i.e., formation, duration, and termination)
  2. Become familiar with the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants

  3. Grasp the basics of the most common causes of action for eviction, and their defenses
  4. Discuss how to avoid common mistakes in everyday practice 

Credit Information

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Thomas Major

Offit Kurman

Thomas J. Major, Esq., is a Principal at Offit Kurman. Thomas guides corporate and individual clients through an increasingly complex world. At heart, he's a trial lawyer. But, he still believes the best way to resolve conflict is to avoid it. When conflicts arrive, he vindicate his client's position with efficiency and clarity.


Eric C.

Sound presentation.

Goldie S.

Instructor was excellent and explained the landlord/tenant relationship and rights and obligations in a clear manner.

Joseph M.


Faith M.

Presenter was excellent.

Jeewon S.

I really liked how the speaker shared his approach to sympathizing with clients in need. It was very helpful.

Michael W.

Excellent Program....as someone who has been a NY L&T Practitioner for 17 years...I learned a great deal about NJ Practice

Julia P.

Loved the speaker. Hope he has more classes!

Donald A.


Jonas P.

Very professional presentation style, with excellent practical advice and an eye towards ethical conduct.

Nancy G.

Teacher is exceptional and I would want to see any courses offered by him. He's easy to follow and presents nuances very well. I'm very impressed.

Valantina Mikail H.

Very informative and on point.

Sunita K.

Very interesting and valuable.

Birjees R.

Well done.

Erin D.

great course - excellent speaker!

Jonathan G.

Good information

John D.

This was well presented and informative

David S.

Great program, presenter was knowledgeable and interesting to listen to

Kristine S.

This was the best seminar I've watched to date. I admire very much this attorney's view on his role as an advocate for his client while respecting the dignity of those who his client may have a dispute. His presentation was also very clear, concise and informative. Recommend it highly.

Ashley J.

Thomas was great! Informative and personal.

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