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File #: 2014-0729    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 8/29/2014 In control: Committee on Finance and Law
On agenda: Final action: 10/7/2014
Enactment date: 10/7/2014 Enactment #: 646
Effective date: 10/10/2014    
Title: Resolution providing for a Professional Services Agreement in the total sum of Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars and No Cents ($250,000.00) to Pepper Hamilton, LLP for professional consulting and legal services in relation to United States ex. rel Freedom Unlimited, Inc., et al v. City of Pittsburgh, et al., inasmuch as Pepper Hamilton, LLP possesses a professional and special expertise in housing and the False Claims Act and related matters. Cost not to exceed $250,000.00.
Indexes: AGREEMENTS
Attachments: 1. 2014-0729.docx
Presenter
Presented by Ms. Rudiak
 
Title
Resolution providing for a Professional Services Agreement in the total sum of Two Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars and No Cents ($250,000.00) to Pepper Hamilton, LLP for professional consulting and legal services in relation to United States ex. rel Freedom Unlimited, Inc., et al v. City of Pittsburgh, et al., inasmuch as Pepper Hamilton, LLP possesses a professional and special expertise in housing and the False Claims Act and related matters.  Cost not to exceed $250,000.00.
Body
Be it resolved by the Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:
 
Section 1.      The Mayor and the City Solicitor, on behalf of the City of Pittsburgh, are hereby authorized to enter into a Professional Services Agreement with Pepper Hamilton, LLP for professional consulting and legal services in relation to United States ex. rel Freedom Unlimited, Inc., et al. v. City of Pittsburgh, et al., chargeable to and payable from 11101.53.53517.108000.2014.