Former employees settle lawsuit with defunct Concordia College

The 27 former employees had filed a lawsuit last year seeking over $5 million in severance payments.

News 12 Staff

Apr 27, 2022, 4:16 PM

Updated 806 days ago

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Nearly 30 former faculty and staff members of the now-closed Concordia College have reached an out-of-court settlement with the Bronxville-based school.
The 27 former employees had filed a lawsuit last year seeking over $5 million in severance payments.
Robert Bernstein, an attorney for the group, confirmed the settlement but said the amount will remain confidential.
Bernstein tells News12 he's relieved his clients will get a severance payment they sorely need since they have been without a job since last June, when the college closed.
He also thanked the attorney general's office for providing assistance to get his clients claims heard and resolved.


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