Retired Emergency Workers Denied Class Certification In Slashed Benefits Suit

Mealey's (March 28, 2016, 1:13 PM EDT) -- FLINT, Mich. — A Michigan federal judge on March 23 denied a motion to certify a class of retired emergency workers who allege that their retiree benefits were improperly reduced (Craig Serafino, et al. v. City of Hamtramck, et al., No. 14-14112, E.D. Mich.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 37353).

(Opinion available. Document #43-160401-019Z.)

Craig Serafino, Walter Tripp and Michael Szymanski filed a class complaint against the City of Hamtramck, Mich., and Cathy Square, the appointed emergency manager for the city, on Oct. 24, 2014, in the...
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