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Resolution RS2019-1781

A resolution authorizing the Metropolitan Department of Law to compromise and settle the personal injury claim of Peshkaft Mohammed in the amount of $25,000.00, and that said amount be paid out of the Self-Insured Liability Fund.

WHEREAS, on July 11, 2016, Peshkaft Mohammed was a passenger in a Davidson County Sheriff’s Office van when the Criminal Justice Center garage door was lowered onto the van, injuring Mr. Mohammed; 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 Peshkaft Mohammed related to the event detailed above, be compromised and settled for $25,000.00, 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 Peshkaft Mohammed for the sum of $25,000.00 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)

Tanaka Vercher

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Legislative History

Referred toBudget and Finance Committee

IntroducedJune 18, 2019

AdoptedJune 18, 2019

ApprovedJune 19, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 06/21/2019 2:35 PM