Landlords allege the city is in contempt by allowing a moratorium of evictions of seniors and those with disabilities to continue despite a Superior Court Judge’s ruling that the law is unconstitutional.
THC Attorney Raquel Fox represents three long-time residents who choose to have compassion for the new owners evicting them from their long-time home.
THC Attorney Tim Lee receives victorious ruling that tenants being evicted under the Ellis Act have the right to show retaliation in court.
A retrial is granted for tenants facing eviction under the Ellis Act, represented by THC Attorney Raquel Fox.
SF courts get the first landlord challenge to a law requiring owners to get permission from the City’s Planning Commission prior to converting buildings to a new use.
A 1999 provision increasing the notice time for Ellis Act evictions led landlords to scramble to provide eviction notices ahead of the effective date on New Year’s Day, 2000.