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Municipal Pension Benefit Offsets Successfully Defended

Large Connecticut Municipality

Represented a major municipality in complex litigation involving many retirees who contested the City's action in offsetting their pension payments by the amounts of workers' compensation or heart and hypertension payments they were receiving. The City's action was upheld by the Connecticut Supreme Court in Nicholas Russo et al v. City of Waterbury et al., 304 Conn. 710 (2012).

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