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File #: 181910    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/26/2019 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 4/16/2019
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution authorizing settlement of the lawsuit entitled Ronnie Martin v. Dominique Heaggan-Brown, et al., U.S.D.C. Case Number 16-cv-1702.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Attachments: 1. City Attorney Letter, 2. Fiscal Impact Statement

Number

181910

Version

ORIGINAL

Reference

 

Sponsor

THE CHAIR

Title

Resolution authorizing settlement of the lawsuit entitled Ronnie Martin v. Dominique Heaggan-Brown, et al., U.S.D.C. Case Number 16-cv-1702.

Analysis

This resolution authorizes payment of the settlement of Ronnie Martin v. Dominique Heaggan-Brown, et al., U.S.D.C. Case Number 16-cv-1702 in the amount of $18,000.

Body

Whereas, Plaintiff Ronnie Martin filed a lawsuit against the City of Milwaukee and certain employees thereof, and

 

Whereas, the City has agreed to settle the lawsuit for the amount of $18,000, and

 

Whereas, the City Attorney recommends and the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee deems it expeditious and just to pay this claim; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee that proper city officers be and hereby are authorized and directed to issue a City check totaling the amount of $18,000, payable to the order of Nistler Law Office, s.c. Trust Account, 7000 West North Avenue, Wauwatosa, WI 53213, in full and final payment of any claims raised in the subject lawsuit, upon receipt of a General Release of Claims, approved as to form and execution by the City Attorney; said amount to be charged to Damages and Claims Account-636506 - Fund No. 0001 - Organization 1490 - Program 2631 - Sub Class S118.

 

Requestor

City Attorney

Drafter

NEG:

 

March 26, 2019

 

1032-2017-386:258010