Tracy C. Griffith, et al vs Washoe County, et al

Filing 49

MINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS of the Honorable Magistrate Judge Valerie P. Cooke, on 3/28/2017, granting ECF No. 48 Motion to Compromise Minors' Claims (see order for details). Proof of establishment of blocked accounts and stipulation for dismissal due by 5/12/2017. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - KR)

Download PDF
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEVADA TRACY C. GRIFFITH, et al., ) ) Plaintiffs, ) ) vs. ) ) WASHOE COUNTY, et al., ) ) Defendants. ) _____________________________ ) PRESENT: 3:16-CV-0490-RCJ (VPC) MINUTES OF THE COURT March 28, 2017 THE HONORABLE VALERIE P. COOKE, U.S. MAGISTRATE JUDGE DEPUTY CLERK: LISA MANN REPORTER: NONE APPEARING COUNSEL FOR PLAINTIFF(S): NONE APPEARING COUNSEL FOR DEFENDANT(S): NONE APPEARING MINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS: Plaintiffs have filed a petition to compromise minors’ claims (ECF No. 48). No response or objection was filed. Therefore, the petition to compromise minors’ claims is GRANTED as follows: 1. The court finds the settlement and compromise of the case as set forth in the petition (ECF No. 48) as fair and reasonable. 2. The court finds the proposed division of settlement funds to be fair and reasonable as follows: a. $9,000.00 to Tracy Griffith b. $9,000.00 to Kevellin Montello; c. $7,000.00 to B.G.; d. $7,000.00 to Z.G; and e. $7,000.00 to K.G. 3. Blocked interest bearing accounts shall be established for the minors. No money may be withdrawn from the blocked financial investment accounts until certification by the court that the minors have reached the age of majority or the court otherwise issues an order pursuant to NRS 41.200. 4. Attorney’s fees in the amount of $11,000.00 shall be disbursed to attorneys Jeffrey Friedman, Esq. and William Kendall, Esq. 5. Petitioners are authorized to sign the release documents on behalf of the minor children. 6. The requirement of a bond is waived. The parties shall file proof of the establishment of blocked accounts and a stipulation for dismissal on or before Friday, May 12, 2017. IT IS SO ORDERED. LANCE S. WILSON, CLERK By: /s/ Deputy Clerk

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.

Why Is My Information Online?