is the developer of the property in question. Four of his companies that own properties in Los Angles filed for bankruptcy late last year. He is also the son-in-law of Paul Manafort,
the political consultant who managed Donald Trump's
2016 presidential campaign. Yohai recently secured close to $5 million from Manafort to invest in various properties in California. A lawsuit was brought against him over claims that his developments in Brooklyn are part of a larger Ponzi scheme, but it is not known if the bankruptcy filings are related to it in any way.