Former residents have no claim against unlicensed assisted living facility.

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Former residents of an assisted living facility sued landlord operator for misrepresentation and money damages. They claimed that landlord misrepresented itself as a licensed assisted living facility between 2006 and 2012. But landlord only obtained a license from the NYS Department of Health in 2012. Residents claimed that they would have paid reduced rents if they had known the facility was unlicensed. The court dismissed the case. There was no private right to sue landlord under cited laws that applied to the regulation of assisted living...

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