Dear what has Canada to do with a New York Sublease?
No you do not have a chance at winning your subletting case.
New York tenants cannot rely on the landlord and tenant rules and statutes with origin in another nation.
A New York tenant request for consent to sublet the apartment is governed by New York Real Property Law Section 226 - b. There is no analogy for the Canadian law in New York.
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The Sublet Statute is linked here:
The answer provided to you is in the nature of general information. The general proposition being that you should try to avoid a bad outcome if you can.