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Tzolis v. Wolff
Citation:884 N.E.2d 1005 (N.Y. 2008)
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Pennington Property Co. LLC was the owner of a Manhattan apartment building. Plaintiffs, who own 25% of the membership interests in the LLC, bring this action individually and on behalf of the company. Plaintiffs claim that those in control of the LLC arranged first to lease and then to sell the LLCs principal asset for sums below market value; that the lease was unlawfully assigned; and that company fiduciaries benefited personally from the sale. Plaintiffs seek to declare the sale void and terminate the lease.
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