§ 501 Adverse Possession; Defined
§ 511 Adverse Possession Under Written Instrument or Judgment
§ 512 Essentials of Adverse Possession Under Written Instrument or Judgment
§ 521 Adverse Possession Not Under Written Instrument or Judgment
§ 522 Essentials of Adverse Possession Not Under Written Instrument or Judgment
§ 531 Adverse Possession, How Affected by Relation of Landlord and Tenant
§ 541 Adverse Possession, How Affected by Relation of Tenants in Common
§ 543 Adverse Possession; How Affected by Acts Across a Boundary Line
§ 551 Right of Person to Possession Not Affected by Descent Cast

Terms Used In New York Laws > Real Property Actions and Proceedings > Article 5

  • city: shall mean the city of New York; and

    (2) "state" shall mean the state of New York. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 11-4001

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.