Source of Income Discrimination in New York City

(95 Ratings)

Produced on: February 28, 2017

Course Format On Demand Audio

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Course Description

Time 54 minutes
Difficulty Intermediate

The City of New York, State of New York and the Federal Government have recently been prosecuting an increased number of cases in which it is alleged that landlords, property managers, and real estate brokers are engaging in illegal discrimination in renting apartment units. As a result, many landlords are questioning whether their standard practices are in fact exposing them to liability. Whether you represent landlords or tenants, understanding income source discrimination is essential to your practice.

This course, taught by Rovin Rozario, the Managing Partner of Rozario & Associates, delineates some of the pitfalls and remedies of income source discrimination, as well as appropriate prevention measures.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Review the laws regarding Source of Income Discrimination
  2. Understand the implications of Source of Income Discrimination
  3. Identify common acts that constitute Source of Income Discrimination
  4. Apply remedies and preventative measures


Faculty

Rovin Rozario

Rozario & Associates, P.C.

Rovin R. Rozario founded Rozario & Associates, P.C., with a mission to provide excellent service and high-quality legal representation. Mr. Rozario is a seasoned trial and transactional attorney. Mr. Rozario is experienced in a wide range of complex matters involving corporate litigation, real estate transactions, catastrophic injuries  and labor and employment.


Representations include:

  • Facilitating more than $150 million in residential and commercial real estate transactions.

  • The successful acquisition of a $15 million Williamsburg, Brooklyn development site on behalf of a non-profit client.

  • Representation of a sovereign nation in labor and employment litigation before the United States District Court of the Southern District of New York.

As an advocate for injury victims, Mr. Rozario has secured multiple jury verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients in excess of $20 million.

A proponent of pro-bono work, he handles two pro-bono cases a year.

Federal District Court Admissions

The Southern District of New York U.S. District Court; The Southern District of New York U.S. Bankruptcy Court; The Eastern District of New York U.S. District Court; and The Eastern District of New York Bankruptcy Court.

Professional Memberships

New York State Trial Lawyers Association; The Kings County Housing Bar Association; The National Black Lawyers-Top 100; and Federal Bar Council.



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Douglas R.

One of the best yet, great speaker!

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Ann L.

terrific course lots of good information

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