NYC Settles Class Action Over Cops' Pension Payments

Law360, New York (June 18, 2013, 1:22 PM EDT) -- The Manhattan U.S. Attorney's Office announced Monday it had reached a proposed settlement with New York City resolving a class action alleging the city failed to pay full pension benefits to police officers summoned to perform military service.

The terms of the agreement, which is subject to court approval, would not only apply to the roughly 1,500 members of the New York City Police Department who were called to serve in the National Guard and other branches of the U.S. military since 9/11, but also to...
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