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Counsel’s Corner:

Ipse Dixit!

by Stuart Lautin, Esq.

       DZM, Inc. leased retail space in a shopping mall to a tenant, to operate a poker room and social club. The tenant paid DZM rent from August 2005 to October 2005, but did not pay rental in November. So DZM changed the door locks.

Richie Garren asserted that he leased poker tables, chairs, poker supplies, electronics, decorations and other items to the social-club tenant for $1,000 per month. And that DZM effectively converted Garren’s property by changing door locks and refusing to return the items to Garren.

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Stuart A. Lautin, Esq.* Counsel to NTCAR

Higier Allen & Lautin, PC

5057 Keller Springs Road, Suite 600, Addison Texas 75001

P: 972.716.1888 | E: slautin@higierallen.com | W: www.higierallen.com

* Board Certified, Commercial (1989) and Residential (1988) Real Estate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization


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