On Friday, May 20, 2016, an agreement between Registry of Interpreters of the Deaf, Inc. (“RID”) and Matthew O’Hara, its former Deputy Director, became effective settling claims for severance pay asserted by Mr. O’Hara in a lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Pursuant to the settlement, Mr. O’Hara dismissed his claims with prejudice in exchange for a modest settlement payment.