Fair Housing Law Center

Acting U.S. Attorney Settles Civil Rights Suit Against Westchester Property Management Company And Cooperative Building For Discriminating On The Basis Of Disability

Joon H. Kim, the Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that the United States has settled a federal civil rights lawsuit against Defendants West-Ex Associates, Inc. (“West-Ex”), and 505 Central Avenue Corp. (“505 Central Ave.”), for discriminating on the basis of disability and refusing to provide reasonable accommodations, as(…)


Justice Department Resolves Allegations of Housing Discrimination Involving North Attleboro Apartment Complex

The Justice Department announced that it had reached a settlement agreement with J & R Associates, the owner and operator of the Royal Park Apartments, a 224-unit multi-family housing complex in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. The settlement resolves allegations that J & R Associates discriminated against tenants of South Asian descent in violation of the Fair(…)