Use Witnesses to Block Pass-Ons to Family Members

When you sue to evict a tenant’s family member who claims to have pass-on rights to the apartment after the tenant dies or moves out, you should try to get witnesses to testify that the family member didn’t live at the apartment. Having witnesses will bolster your case. And, as various court decisions show, witnesses could make the difference in whether the court will allow you to evict the family member.

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