Feldman litigation settled
Litigation in which Sydney Rabbi Yosef Feldman sought damages against the Council of Orthodox Synagogues of Australia, The Executive Council of Australian Jewry and The New South Wales Jewish Board of Deputies has been settled through mediation.The three parties had been in litigation with Rabbi Feldman over statements each published following his appearance before the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in 2015.
The three parties issued an identification statement reading “the parties met in formal court appointed mediation. The parties have reached a mutually satisfactory non financial settlement of the litigation. The organisation and the individual defendant on the one hand, and Rabbi Yosef Feldman on the other, bear no ill will to each other into the future.”