Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 1988
Practice Area:Landlord / Tenant
Outcome:Lower Court decision was reversed
Description:Lead attorney on the case in which the lower court allowed the tenant to interpose a Traverse claim several months after the tenant originally interposed an answer. The decision of the lower Court was appealed and reversed in this landmark case which held that once the respondent appears and does not object to the service of the pleadings immediately, that the traverse demand is stricken as a matter of law.