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The NY Housing Stability Act of 2019: Recent Developments

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Produced on April 30, 2020

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Course Information

Time 53m
Difficulty Beginner

Course Description

If you are representing tenants and/or landlords, you need to familiarize yourself with the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act (HSTPA) and emerging legal challenges. Experienced landlord-tenant practitioner Peggy Collen will discuss recent changes in Rent Regulation Laws, the General Obligations Law, and the Real Property Law, as well as new case law developing as a result of the HSTPA.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Gain an introduction to the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019
  2. Identify statutory changes in Rent Regulation Laws, the General Obligations Law, and the Real Property Law
  3. Analyze developing case law emerging from the HSTPA
  4. Discuss best ways to handle real estate/landlord appeals

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Peggy Collen

Peggy Collen, Attorney-at-Law

Peggy Collen has a solo practice focusing on landlord-tenant law, pet law, and elder law. Peggy’s passion is protecting animals and their human companions. She is currently a member of the Housing Court Committee at the New York City Bar Association and a former member of the Animal Law Committee. Peggy has been a long-time volunteer with the City Bar Justice Center’s Elder Law and Cancer Advocacy Projects, which provide free legal services to low income New Yorkers. In 2015, Peggy received the 2015 Jeremy G. Epstein Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service for the City Bar Justice Center Cancer Advocacy Project. Before attending law school, Peggy received her BA and MFA degrees from UCLA and worked as a traditional film animator.



Scott C.

No animation, very deadpan delivery, really read too much of the statutes

Kathy P.

You gave a great presentation and you have a very cute cat.

Donald A.


Eva A.

Very informative. I did not realize that there were that many changes to RPAPL. Thank you.

Manish C. S.

good materials

Charles K.

That was a fantastic class, Peggy. And, thank you for the well-organized materials.

Russell D.

This course was very helpful to me.

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