STIPULATION AND ORDER TO DISTRIBUTE INTERPLEADER PROCEEDS AND TO DISMISS CASE
ECF No. 43
JENNIFER DORSEY, District Judge.
Plaintiff THE LAW OFFICES OF CHAD M. GOLIGHTLY, LTD. ("GOLIGHTLY") and Defendant UNITE HERE HEALTH ("UHH") hereby stipulate, agree, and request this Court's Order as stated below.
IT IS STIPULATED that the parties signing this Stipulation and Order are the only parties remaining in this Case. All others have been defaulted for failing to appear or have disclaimed interest in the monies at issue in this case. See ECF Nos. 39 & 42.
IT IS STIPULATED AND AGREED that UHH and GOLIGHTLY each have valid liens against the $15,000 tort recovery (settlement proceeds) obtained by the now-defaulted defendant Oneydy Morales, and that GOLIGHTLY presently holds the settlement proceeds.
IT IS FURTHER STIPULATED AND AGREED that within ten (10) days after approval of this Stipulation by the Court, GOLIGHTLY shall distribute the sum of $10,000.00 to UHH, in care of UHH's counsel, Christensen James & Martin, in full satisfaction of UHH's lien in the amount of $70,296.06.
IT IS FURTHER STIPULATED AND AGREED that the remaining sum of $5,000.00 may be retained by GOLIGHTLY in full satisfaction of the claims for payment asserted by GOLIGHTLY for attorney's fees earned and for costs advanced.
IT IS FURTHER STIPULATED AND AGREED that this matter and any related claims and cases may be dismissed with prejudice.
Based IT IS SO ORDERED.on the parties' stipulation [ECF No. 43] and good cause appearing, IT IS SO ORDERED. This case is DISMISSED with prejudice, each side to bear its own fees and costs. Dated:The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE THIS CASE.