Many potential plaintiffs who have disputes with a landlord or property owner have questions about how to use a “Lis Pendens” filing to help their court case. Can it force an early settlement? Are there dangers to recording such a notice?
In this survey article, we present the basics of what a “Lis Pendens” filing is, and we point out the dangers of such a filing when it is not done in accordance with the law.
The Basic Purpose of a Lis Pendens Recording Is to Give Notice of Litigation.