Christie’s administration has hailed the deal as the nation’s second-largest of its kind against a corporate polluter.
A judge on Thursday was weeks away from deciding whether to allow a disputed environmental contamination settlement between New Jersey and Exxon Mobil Corp.
The family of a diamond dealer killed by a pair of NYPD detectives working as mob hit men has gotten a $5 million settlement in a wrongful-death lawsuit.
Per Se said it was an unintentional oversight.
Fleming was released last year after the Brooklyn district attorney’s office agreed his alibi in the 1989 fatal shooting was valid.
The governor immediately pushed back against the teacher’s claims that the state could have gotten more from the settlement.
Attorneys on Wednesday said they have settled a long-running defamation lawsuit against former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens by his ex-trainer.
The City of New York on Friday agreed to pay $3.9 million to the family of Ramarley Graham, a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.
New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Tuesday discussed the possibility of settling a planned $75 million lawsuit by the family of Eric Garner.
The trustee recovering money for thousands of investors said Monday that a half-billion-dollar settlement has been reached with two financial funds that invested with Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff.
The school district must also review its policies and ensure those who respond to bullying complaints are appropriately trained.
Court papers allege the officers overheard Dick George telling three youths to get the officers’ badge numbers next time and in response, violently pulled George out of his car and arrested him.
New York State was poised Tuesday to collect $3.3 billion from a recent record settlement with the largest bank in France, and the Cuomo administration plans to add it to the state’s general fund.
New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Thursday approved a settlement of $40 million for the five men wrongly convicted in the infamous 1989 Central Park jogger attack.
The settlement, negotiated over several months, is designed to last at least 65 years and cover retired players who develop Lou Gehrig’s disease, dementia or other neurological problems.