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Authority vs. Responsibility

Authority vs. Responsibility Throughout my career, I have seen many situations in which doing business is made difficult by a dysfunctional power structure, but there are two that are particularly vexing: 1. A person has all of the authority, but none of the...

As the Economy Stumbles, Subletting Soars

As the Economy Stumbles, Subletting Soars Last year I had the pleasure of representing a foreign client who wanted to find a retail space. One of the storefronts we were considering was adjacent to a large corner unit that was leased to an accessory unit of a world...

Who Is Responsible for Snow Removal?

Who Is Responsible for Snow Removal? After Winter Storm Jonas (more popularly known as Snowmageddon 2016), New York City had 2.5 to 3 feet of snow in places. It was hard not to notice that some patches of sidewalk were shoveled while others weren’t, requiring...