DC To Pay $1.3M To Settle Tax Lien Class Action

Law360, New York (January 10, 2017, 7:07 PM EST) -- The District of Columbia reached a settlement Tuesday, pending court approval, under which it will fork over up to $1.3 million to settle a class action launched by a veteran who lost his home over an unpaid $134 property tax bill, according to the class attorney.

William Isaacson of Boies Schiller & Flexner LLP, the attorney representing the class of 21 D.C. residents, told Law360 that the government has agreed to pay class members the value of home equity that they lost in tax lien actions,...
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