Skeel Suit Settled: $150,000 Award to Former GM
Skeel suit settled: $150,000 award to former GM
John Skeel has had a good summer. He landed a job in July, taking the reins of the Tahoe Resource Conservation District, and now he has some spending money.
The El Dorado Hills Community Services District has settled a lawsuit filed by its former general manager, agreeing to a settlement “in the neighborhood of $150,000,” according Dennis Timoney of the Special District Risk Management Association, which provides the CSD insurance-like coverage against such lawsuits.
Timoney hired Attorney James Ward of Evans, Wieckowski & Ward, LLP, to represent the CSD, its board and staff.
The full terms are laid out in an as-yet unreleased settlement document, which closes the door on an ugly and expensive chapter of CSD history.
Skeel was ...