Boesch v. Federal Insurance Company et al, No. 4:2016cv03536 - Document 112 (N.D. Cal. 2018)

Court Description: ORDER APPROVING SETTLEMENT AND FINAL JUDGMENT OF DISMISSAL re 99 MOTION for Settlement Approval filed by Greg Boesch. Signed by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers on 5/18/18. Action is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. (fs, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/18/2018)
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Boesch v. Federal Insurance Company et al 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Doc. 112 BRYAN SCHWARTZ LAW Bryan Schwartz (SBN 209903) Logan Starr (SBN 305598) 1330 Broadway, Suite 1630 Oakland, California 94612 Tel: (510) 444-9300 Fax: (510) 444-9301 Email: bryan@bryanschwartzlaw.com logan@bryanschwartzlaw.com Attorneys for Plaintiffs 8 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORINA 10 11 12 Greg Boesch, individually, on behalf of others similarly situated, and on behalf of the general public, 13 14 Plaintiffs, 17 18 19 [PROPOSED] ORDER APPROVING SETTLEMENT AND FINAL JUDGMENT OF DISMISSAL vs. 15 16 CASE NO.: 4:16-cv-03536-YGR Hon. Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers Chubb Ltd. d/b/a Chubb Group of Insurance Cos.; Federal Insurance Co.; Chubb Group Holdings, Inc.; ACE American Insurance Co.; and DOES 150, inclusive, 20 21 Defendants. 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 1 [PROPOSED] ORDER APPROVING SETTLEMENT AND FINAL JUDGMENT OF DISMISSAL, CASE NO.: 4:16-cv-03536-YGR Dockets.Justia.com 1 Plaintiffs’ Motion for Settlement Approval came before the Court on May 15, 2018. Based on the 2 pleadings, papers, and arguments of counsel, and good cause appearing therefore, the Court hereby grants 3 the Motion in full. 4 IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED as follows: 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 1. The Court finds that the Settlement Agreement is a reasonable compromise of a bona fide dispute under the Fair Labor Standards Act. 2. The Court finds that the Settlement Agreement is fundamentally fair, adequate, and reasonable in light of PAGA’s public policy goals. 3. The Court approves the allocation of PAGA penalties in the Settlement Agreement. 4. The Court approves attorneys’ fees and costs in the amounts agreed to in the Settlement Agreement. 12 5. The Court approves the enhancement payment to Lead Plaintiff Greg Boesch. 13 6. The Court approves the enhancement payments to Plaintiffs Halima Taha and Anne Capone. 14 7. The Court approves Legal Aid at Work as the cy pres recipient according to the terms of ¶3.4(G) 15 of the Settlement Agreement. 16 8. The Settlement Agreement is HEREBY APPROVED in accordance with the terms of this order. 17 9. This Action is hereby DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE, with each party to bear their own 18 attorneys’ fees and costs, except as set forth in the Settlement Agreement. The Court retains 19 jurisdiction with respect to the implementation and enforcement of the terms of the settlement 20 agreement. 21 22 LET JUDGMENT BE ENTERED ACCORDINGLY. 23 24 May 18, 2018 Dated: _________________ _________________________ Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers United States District Court Judge 25 26 27 28 2 [PROPOSED] ORDER APPROVING SETTLEMENT AND FINAL JUDGMENT OF DISMISSAL, CASE NO.: 4:16-cv-03536-YGR