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File #: 21-0879    Version: 1 Name: Resolution: Settlement Agreement and General Release - Beveridge & Diamond, P.C.
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 6/16/2021 In control: Law
On agenda: 8/3/2022 Final action: 9/8/2022
Title: Dept./ Agency: Law Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending Type of Service: Civil Litigation Settlement Purpose: Settlement Agreement and General Release to pay all remaining outstanding invoices. Entity Name: Beveridge & Diamond, P.C. Entity Address: 1350 I Street, NW, Suite 700, Washington, D.C. 20005-3311 Settlement Amount: $305,835.23 Funding Source: 2020 Budget/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities/Business Unit NW037, Dept. ID 750, Div./Proj. 7502, Activity A, Account#71260, Budget Ref.: 2020 Additional Information: Original Resolution 7R6-a adopted on November 18, 2019 awarded the contract in an amount not to exceed $250,000.00. The First Amendment, Resolution 7R6-a, adopted on June 10, 2020, increased the contract amount by $600,000.00 for a total contract amount not to exceed $850,000.00. This Settlement Agreement and General Release covers all remaining outstanding invoices, incurred both during and outside of the contract period for a total sett...
Sponsors: Council of the Whole
Title
Dept./ Agency: Law
Action: (X) Ratifying (X) Authorizing (X) Amending
Type of Service: Civil Litigation Settlement
Purpose: Settlement Agreement and General Release to pay all remaining outstanding invoices.
Entity Name: Beveridge & Diamond, P.C.
Entity Address: 1350 I Street, NW, Suite 700, Washington, D.C. 20005-3311
Settlement Amount: $305,835.23
Funding Source: 2020 Budget/Department of Water and Sewer Utilities/Business Unit NW037, Dept. ID 750, Div./Proj. 7502, Activity A, Account#71260, Budget Ref.: 2020
Additional Information:
Original Resolution 7R6-a adopted on November 18, 2019 awarded the contract in an amount not to exceed $250,000.00.

The First Amendment, Resolution 7R6-a, adopted on June 10, 2020, increased the contract amount by $600,000.00 for a total contract amount not to exceed $850,000.00.

This Settlement Agreement and General Release covers all remaining outstanding invoices, incurred both during and outside of the contract period for a total settlement amount of $305,835.23.

Deferred 7R6-b 080322
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WHEREAS, legal services are Professional Services and are exempt from the requirements for public bidding pursuant to the Local Public Contracts Law, more specifically, N.J.S.A. 40A:11-5(1)(a)(i); and

WHEREAS, the Municipal Council, by Resolution 7R6-a, adopted on November 18, 2019, awarded a Non-Fair and Open Contract to Beveridge & Diamond, P.C., 1350 I Street, NW, Suite 700, Washington, D.C. 20005-3311, to provide special legal services concerning Newark Education Workers Caucus & Natural Resources Defense Council v. City of Newark, et als., Docket No.:18-11025 filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, in an amount not to exceed Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars and Zero Cents ($250,000.00), for the period of August 1, 2019 through July 31, 2020; and

WHEREAS, the Municipal Council, by Resolution 7R6-a, adopted on June 10, 2020 authorized a First Amend...

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