State Farm Fire & Casualty Company v. Brad Jangard et al

Filing 35

ORDER granting in part and denying in part 25 Plaintiff's Motion for Leave to Deposit Funds and for Attorney's Fees and Costs by Judge Benjamin H. Settle. (cc: financial) (MGC)

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1 2 3 4 5 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON AT TACOMA 6 7 8 9 STATE FARM FIRE & CASUALTY COMPANY, Plaintiff, 10 11 v. 12 BRAD JANGARD, THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, THE CITY OF PUYALLUP, NORTHWEST TRUSTEE SERVICES, INC., GMAC MORTGAGE, LLC, BANK OF AMERICA, N.A., THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES, DIVISION OF CHILD SUPPORT AND OCWEN LOAN SERVICING, LLC, 13 14 15 16 17 NO: CV13-6065BHS ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR LEAVE TO DEPOSIT FUNDS AND FOR ATTORNEY’S FEES AND COSTS Defendants. 18 THIS MATTER having come before the Court upon State Farm Fire & Casualty 19 20 Company’s Motion for Leave to Deposit Funds and For Attorney’s Fees and Costs, the Court 21 having reviewed the motion (Dkt. 25), the opposition by the Internal Revenue Service (Dkt. 31), 22 and the records and files herein, now, therefore, IT IS HEREBY 23 24 25 26 1 2 3 4 ORDERED that leave is GRANTED for State Farm Fire & Casualty Company to deposit with the Clerk of the Court a check in the amount of $132,223.35 plus applicable interest. The Clerk shall deposit the amount of the proceeds due into an interest-bearing account as provided by Fed. R. Civ. P. 67 and 28 U.S.C. §2041 and provide a receipt to counsel for 5 plaintiff-in-interpleader State Farm Fire & Casualty Company; and it is further 6 ORDERED that State Farm Fire & Casualty Company request for attorney’s fees and 7 8 9 costs is DENIED without prejudice. DATED this 25th day of March, 2014 10 A 11 12 BENJAMIN H. SETTLE United States District Judge 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 ORDER - 2