Long Beach, CA
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File #: 22-0483    Version: 1 Name: CA - Samuel Chan
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 4/25/2022 In control: City Council
On agenda: 5/3/2022 Final action: 5/3/2022
Title: Recommendation to authorize City Attorney to pay sum of $190,000, in full settlement of lawsuit entitled Samuel Chan v. City of Long Beach, et al., Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC710204.
Sponsors: City Attorney
Attachments: 1. 050322-C-3sr.pdf

TITLE

Recommendation to authorize City Attorney to pay sum of $190,000, in full settlement of lawsuit entitled Samuel Chan v. City of Long Beach, et al., Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC710204.

 

DISCUSSION

Plaintiff alleges he was injured as a result of an auto accident involving Long Beach Public Works Department employee Louis Robinson on April 18, 2017. Following extensive negotiations, Plaintiff agreed to accept $190,000.00 - inclusive of attorneys’ fees and costs - as a full, global settlement of this case. The settlement was discussed in closed session, and approved, by the Government, Personnel and Elections Oversight Committee (Attorney/Client) on April 19, 2022.

 

SUGGESTED ACTION

Approve recommendation.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

CHARLES PARKIN,

CITY ATTORNEY