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File #: 22-1443    Version: 1 Name: Resolution: Settlement of Workers' Compensation - Isaac Nazario
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 10/5/2022 In control: Law
On agenda: 11/2/2022 Final action: 11/2/2022
Title: Dept/ Agency: Law Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation C.P. No.: 2017-17373 Claimant: Isaac Nazario Claimant's Attorney: Patricia Eiges, Esq., Forman and Cardonsky Settlement Amount: $59,425.20 Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund: 024 Agen: 24T Organ: 5T24 OBJ: 96310 Additional Comments:
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Dept/ Agency: Law
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending
Purpose: Settlement of Workers' Compensation
C.P. No.: 2017-17373
Claimant: Isaac Nazario
Claimant's Attorney: Patricia Eiges, Esq., Forman and Cardonsky
Settlement Amount: $59,425.20
Funding Source: Insurance Trust Fund: 024 Agen: 24T Organ: 5T24 OBJ: 96310
Additional Comments:
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WHEREAS, the Petitioner, Isaac Nazario, instituted suit in the Division of Workers Compensation of New Jersey, Essex County, bearing C.P. No. 2017-17373, against the City of Newark (the "City") seeking workers' compensation benefits, as a result of an injury of his cervical spine and right shoulder after lifting a heavy garbage can for disposal on March 4, 2017 while employed by the City of Newark, Department Public Works, Division of Sanitation; and

WHEREAS, the following settlement negotiations through Petitioner's attorney, Patricia Eiges, Esq., of Forman and Cardonsky, and Corporation Counsel and/or his designee, The Woolridge Law Firm, LLC ("Outside Counsel") have agreed to amicably resolve and settle this matter under Section 22 of the Workers Compensation Act, (N.J.S.A. 34:15-22) by payment in the amount of Fifty-Two Thousand Seven Hundred Ten Dollars and Zero Cents ($52,710.00). Pursuant to the terms of the Settlement Order to be executed by the Judge of the Division of Workers' Compensation, the City will also pay an attorney's fee of Six Thousand Three Hundred Twenty-Five Dollars and Twenty Cents ($6,325.20) made payable to: Forman and Cardonsky, located at 701 Westfield Avenue, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208, a medical evaluation fee of Six Hundred Dollars and Zero Cents ($600.00), payable to: Dr. Arthur Becan, M.D., located at 1460 Livingston Avenue, Building 400, North Brunswick, New Jersey 08902, and a transcription fee of Ninety Dollars and Zero Cents ($90.00), made payable to: Guy Renzi and Associates, Inc., located at 2277 S...

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