Mikvah Settlement

Jane Doe 2, et al. v. The Georgetown Synagogue – Kesher Israel Congregation, et al.
Superior Court for the District of Columbia
Civil Division
Case No. 2014 CA 8073 B

Please click here to obtain a Confidential Registration Form.

A class action arising from Rabbi Bernard Freundel’s secret videotaping of females without their consent was brought in D.C. Superior Court, Case No. 2014 CA 8073 B (consolidated with Case No. 2015 CA 7814 B).  Subject to this Court’s approval, a class action Settlement has been reached that resolves claims arising from Freundel’s conduct.

To obtain a Confidential Registration Form to register as a class member and receive payment, please click here: Confidential Registration Form.

To read a brief description of the class action settlement (including class members’ legal options and important deadlines), please click here: Short-Form Notice of Class Action Settlement

To read a longer description of the class action settlement (including class members’ legal options and important deadlines), please click here: Long-Form Notice of Class Action Settlement

To read the full class action settlement, please click here: Settlement Agreement and Release

To ask questions about the Settlement (free of charge), you may contact Class Counsel or the Settlement Administrator for more information.