December 30, 2013
DEVON IT, INC., et al., Plaintiffs,
IBM CORP., et al., Defendants.
JOE H. SLOMSKY, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 21st day of November 2013, upon consideration of the Motion of Mitts Milavec LLC for the Application of an Attorney's Charging Lien or, In the Alternative the Imposition of a Constructive Trust (Doc. No. 144), Devon's Responses in Opposition (Doc. Nos. 156, 157, 217), the Motions to Intervene (Doc. Nos. 179, 195, 196, 203), Responses to the Motions to Intervene (Doc. Nos. 186, 188, 190, 201, 204), the Intervenors' Complaints (Doc. Nos. 271, 272, 273, 276), Devon's Answers (Docs. No. 286, 287, 288), related filings (Doc. Nos. 292, 293, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299), and the testimony and exhibits introduced during the six days of evidentiary hearings, and in accordance with the Opinion of the Court issued this day, it is ORDERED that:
1. The Motion of Mitts Milavec LLC for the Application of an Attorney's Charging Lien or, In the Alternative the Imposition of a Constructive Trust (Doc. No. 144) is DENIED.
2. The claims of the Intervenors in their Complaints (Doc. Nos. 271, 273, 276) are GRANTED and the Intervenors will be paid for services rendered from December 27, 2011 to March 2012 when the Intervenors ceased working on behalf of Devon
3. Within fourteen days of the date of this Order, the Intervenors are directed to file a Notice with the Court of the amount of fees and costs they are entitled to for services rendered from December 27, 2011 to March 2012.
4. The Clerk of Court is directed to hold [REDACTED] in escrow pending the resolution of the amount due to the Intervenors. A future final Order will be entered directing the Clerk of Court to distribute the [REDACTED] escrow funds to the Intervenors and Devon after the amount due to the Intervenors is finalized.