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Recent Lawsuit on Secondhand Smoke: A Court Decides If a Co-op Is Liable

Written by Richard Siegler & Dale J. Degenshein on February 07, 2013

Connaught Tower, 300 E. 54th Street

Susan Reinhard, a shareholder in Connaught Tower Corporation at 300 East 54th Street in Manhattan, sued that co-op because it did not remediate secondhand smoke she claimed was seeping into her apartment.

Is a co-op liable to a shareholder who claims damages because of this?

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