Applications Approved under Bank Merger Act: By Federal Reserve Banks. (Legal Developments)
APPLICATIONS APPROVED UNDER BANK MERGER ACT By Federal Reserve Banks Recent applications have been approved by the Federal Reserve Banks as listed below. Copies are available upon request to the Reserve Banks. Reserve Applicant(s) Bank(s) Bank Effective Date 1st Financial The Rio Grande Kansas City August 15, 2001 Bank, County Bank, Overland Park, Del Norte, Kansas Colorado 1st Source Bank, Citizens Financial Chicago July 27, 2001 South Bend, Services F.S.B., Indiana Munster, Indiana First Virginia State Bank, Richmond August 17, 2001 Bank, Remington, Falls Church, Virginia Virginia
PENDING CASES INVOLVING THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS
This list of pending cases does not include suits against the Federal Reserve Banks in which the Board of Governors is not named a party.
Laredo National Bancshares, Inc. v. Whalen v. Board of Governors, No. 99CVQ00940-D3 (District Court, 341st Judicial District, Webb County, Texas, filed July 26, 2001). Third-party petition seeking indemnification from Board in connection with claim asserted against defendant Whalen for tortious interference with a contract.
Radfar v. United States, No. 1:01CV1292 (PLF) (D.D.C., complaint filed June 11, 2001). Action under the Federal Tort Claims Act for injury on Board premises.
Artis v. Greenspan, No. 01-CV-0400(ESG) (D.D.C., complaint filed February 22, 2001, Employment discrimination action. On August 15, 2001, the district court consolidated the action with Artis v. Greenspan, No. 99-CV-2073.
Dime Bancorp, Inc. v. Board of Governors, No. 00-4249 (2d Cir., filed December 11, 2000). Petition for review of a Board order dated September 27, 2000, approving the applications of North Fork Corporation, Inc., Melville, New York, to acquire control of Dime Bancorp, Inc. and to thereby acquire its wholly owned subsidiary, The Dime Savings Bank of New York, FSB, both of New York, New York. The petition was dismissed on the parties' stipulation on July 23, 2001. …