The Do's and Don't's of Zoning Lot Mergers

The Do's and Don't’s of Zoning Lot Mergers and Development Rights Transfers in New York City (OnDemand)
Originally held on Monday, December 9, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Program Fee:

OnDemand: $179 for Members | $279 for Nonmembers
Members who are Recent Law Graduates, Newly Admitted Lawyers (admitted for the first time in any state or country 2017-2019), In-House/Corporate Counsel, Judges (and their staff who are also members), or attorneys that practice within the Government, Academic or Not-for-Profit sectors attend this program for free.

CLE Credit:
New York: 3.0 Skills
New Jersey: 3.4 General
California: 2.5 General
Pennsylvania: 2.5 General

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Receive an overview of current New York City law governing zoning lot mergers and the transfer of unused development rights, known as “air rights,” between contiguous and non-contiguous lots, as well as the mechanics and practical considerations involved in such matters. Speakers will review relevant provisions of the NYC Zoning Resolution, explain core concepts using real life examples, explore key title issues, and review each form required for zoning lot merger transfers. Other topics to be covered include special zoning districts with incentives for development rights transfers, as well as special considerations for transferring development rights to and from properties owned by not-for-profit organizations.

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Program Co-Chairs:
Sheila M. Pozon, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Benjamin Stark, Slater & Beckerman PC

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Land Use Planning & Zoning, Barak A. Wrobel, Chair

New York City Bar 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036

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Monday, 09 December 2019