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Resolution RS2020-163

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Jon Hongsermeier in the amount of $15,000.00, with said amount to be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

WHEREAS, on August 12, 2018, Jon Hongsermeier, while attending a concert at the Municipal Auditorium, fell backwards off a riser striking the floor, resulting in personal injury to Mr. Hongsermeier; and,

WHEREAS, after investigation, the Metropolitan Department of Law believes that the settlement listed in Section 1 is fair and reasonable and in the best interest of the Metropolitan Government and recommends that any and all claims or causes of action brought or that could have been brought by Jon Hongsermeier related to the events detailed above, be compromised and settled for $15,000.00, and that this amount be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1: The Metropolitan Department of Law is authorized to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Jon Hongsermeier for the sum of $15,000.00 with said amount to be paid from the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

Section 2: This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Bob Mendes

Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedJanuary 21, 2020

AdoptedJanuary 21, 2020

ApprovedJanuary 28, 2020

By: By: Mayor Cooper's signature

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Last Modified: 01/28/2020 1:29 PM