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Full title: Notice Notice of Entry of Judgment - Ridgeway-Smith Litigation - Judgment Re: Tim Smith (Liquidated Nabors Corporate Services Inc. Indemnified Class 6 Claims) (Relates to Docket Nos. 2493, 2569, 2705, 2706, 2767 and 2928). (Related document(s):2517 Stipulation, 2569 Objection, 2705 Response to Order, 2706 Response, 2767 Generic Order, 2928 Generic Order) Filed by Tim Smith (Finkelstein, Mark) (Entered: 07/20/2021)

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E-mail: rdonahoo@donahoo.com and 1 The Debtors in these chapter 11 cases, along with the last four digits of each Debtor’s federal tax identification number (if any), are: CJ Holding Co. (4586); Blue Ribbon Technology Inc. (6338); C&J Corporate Services (Bermuda) Ltd.; C&J Energy Production Services-Canada Ltd.; C&J Energy Services, Inc. (3219); C&J Energy Services Ltd.; C&J Spec-Rent Services, Inc. (0712); C&J VLC, LLC (9989); C&J Well Services Inc. (5684); ESP Completion Technologies LLC (4615); KVS Transportation, Inc. (2415); Mobile Data Technologies Ltd.; Tellus Oilfield Inc. (2657);WHEREAS, Plaintiff TIM SMITH (“Plaintiff” or “Smith”) filed this case on 23 his own behalf and as a class action against Defendant NABORS COMPLETION & 24 PRODUCTION SERVICES CO n/k/a C&J WELL SERVICES, INC. 1 1 Code §226(e) for failure to provide accurate itemized wages statements under Labor 2 Code §226(a), and for related interest and penalties, as well as attorneys’ fees and 3 costs; 4 WHEREAS, on June 29, 2015 NABORS brought a motion to compel 5 arbitration of each plaintiff’s individual claims pursuant to 9 U.SC.WHEREAS, on May 3, 2021 Smith brought a petition to have his Final 21 Arbitration Award confirmed pursuant the FAA and for additional post-arbitration 22 attorneys’ fees associated with the petition pursuant to Labor Code §1194(a) and 23 226(e); 24 WHEREAS, NABORS opposed the petition and moved to vacate the 25 individual Final Arbitration Award; 2 1 WHEREAS, Smith filed further briefing including opposition to Nabors’ 2 request to vacate the Final Arbitration Award and revised his requests for additional 3 post-arbitration attorneys’ fees; 4 WHEREAS, on June 25, 2021, this Court granted Smith’s petitions confirmed 5 the Final Arbitration Award, denied NABORS’ request to vacate the award, and 6 referred Smith’s additional post-arbitration attorneys’ fees request pursuant to Labor 7 Code §1194(a) and 226(e) to arbitration.

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IN THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS HOUSTON DIVISION ___________________________________ § In re: § Chapter 11 § CJ HOLDING CO., et al.,1 § Case No. 16-33590 (DRJ) § Debtors. § (Jointly Administered) ___________________________________ § NOTICE OF ENTRY OF JUDGMENT - RIDGEWAY LITIGATION JUDGMENT RE: TIM SMITH (LIQUIDATED NABORS CORPORATE SERVICES INC. INDEMNIFIED CLASS 6 CLAIMS) (Relates to Docket Nos. 2493, 2569, 2705, 2767 and 2928) PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on June 25, 2021 the United States District Court for the Central District of California entered Judgment Re: Tim Smith. A true and complete copy of the judgment is attached hereto and incorporated by this reference. Respectfully Submitted, /s/ Richard E. Donahoo Richard E. Donahoo (admitted pro hac vice) California Bar No. 186957 DONAHOO & ASSOCIATES, P.C. 440 West First Street, Suite 101 Tustin, California 92780 T: (714) 953-1010 | F: (714) 953-1777 E-mail: rdonahoo@donahoo.com and 1 The Debtors in these chapter 11 cases, along with the last four digits of each Debtor’s federal tax identification number (if any), are: CJ Holding Co. (4586); Blue Ribbon Technology Inc. (6338); C&J Corporate Services (Bermuda) Ltd.; C&J Energy Production Services-Canada Ltd.; C&J Energy Services, Inc. (3219); C&J Energy Services Ltd.; C&J Spec-Rent Services, Inc. (0712); C&J VLC, LLC (9989); C&J Well Services Inc. (5684); ESP Completion Technologies LLC (4615); KVS Transportation, Inc. (2415); Mobile Data Technologies Ltd.; Tellus Oilfield Inc. (2657); Tiger Cased Hole Services Inc. (7783); and Total E&S, Inc. (5351). The location of the Debtors’ service address is 3990 Rogerdale, Houston, Texas 77042.

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/s/ Mark S. Finkelstein Mark S. Finkelstein Texas Bar No. 07015100 | S.D. Texas No. 5543 SHANNON, MARTIN, FINKELSTEIN, ALVARADO & DUNNE, P.C. 1001 McKinney Street, Suite 1100 Houston, Texas 77002 T: (713) 646-5503 | F: (713) 752-0337 Email: mfinkelstein@smfadlaw.com CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that a true and complete copy of the foregoing document was served through the Court’s CM/ECF noticing system in this case on July 20, 2021. /s/ Richard E. Donahoo Richard E. Donahoo

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 Case No.: 2:15−cv−03436−DDP−VBKx BRANDYN RIDGEWAY, et al. 11 District Judge: Dean D. Pregerson Plaintiffs, 12 Magistrate Judge: Victor B. Kenton v. 13 JUDGMENT RE: TIM SMITH NABORS COMPLETION & 14 PRODUCTION SERVICES CO., a Date: June 14, 2021 15 Delaware corporation; CITY OF LONG Time: 10:00 a.m. BEACH, a California municipality; Judge: Hon. Dean D. Pregerson 16 TIDELANDS OIL PRODUCTION COMPANY, a business of unknown Dept.: 3 17 form, and DOES 1 through 200, 18 Defendants. 19 20 21 22 WHEREAS, Plaintiff TIM SMITH (“Plaintiff” or “Smith”) filed this case on 23 his own behalf and as a class action against Defendant NABORS COMPLETION & 24 PRODUCTION SERVICES CO n/k/a C&J WELL SERVICES, INC. (“NABORS”) 25 on April 2, 2015, alleging among other things, claims under Labor Code §1194(a) 26 and 1771 for failure to pay the minimum prevailing wage and overtime, under Labor 27 28 1

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1 Code §226(e) for failure to provide accurate itemized wages statements under Labor 2 Code §226(a), and for related interest and penalties, as well as attorneys’ fees and 3 costs; 4 WHEREAS, on June 29, 2015 NABORS brought a motion to compel 5 arbitration of each plaintiff’s individual claims pursuant to 9 U.SC. §2, the Federal 6 Arbitration Act (“FAA”) and a written arbitration agreement; 7 WHEREAS, on October 13, 2015 this Court denied NABORS’ motion to 8 compel arbitration, finding the arbitration agreement unenforceable; 9 WHEREAS, NABORS timely appealed the denial of its motion to compel 10 arbitration; 11 WHEREAS, on February 13, 2018 the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued 12 a Memorandum which reversed the Court’s order denying the motion and remanded 13 with instructions; 14 WHEREAS, on July 23, 2018 this Court enforced the arbitration agreement 15 and dismissed Plaintiffs’ individual non-PAGA claims; 16 WHEREAS, Smith commenced an individual arbitration at JAMS; 17 WHEREAS, Smith’s individual claims were adjudicated by JAMS Arbitrator 18 Joel Grossman, Esq. resulting in a Final Arbitration Award issued May 3, 2021 in 19 favor of Tim Smith; 20 WHEREAS, on May 3, 2021 Smith brought a petition to have his Final 21 Arbitration Award confirmed pursuant the FAA and for additional post-arbitration 22 attorneys’ fees associated with the petition pursuant to Labor Code §1194(a) and 23 226(e); 24 WHEREAS, NABORS opposed the petition and moved to vacate the 25 individual Final Arbitration Award; 26 27 28 2

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1 WHEREAS, Smith filed further briefing including opposition to Nabors’ 2 request to vacate the Final Arbitration Award and revised his requests for additional 3 post-arbitration attorneys’ fees; 4 WHEREAS, on June 25, 2021, this Court granted Smith’s petitions confirmed 5 the Final Arbitration Award, denied NABORS’ request to vacate the award, and 6 referred Smith’s additional post-arbitration attorneys’ fees request pursuant to Labor 7 Code §1194(a) and 226(e) to arbitration. 8 9 THEREFORE, IT IS ADJUDGED THAT: 10 Plaintiff TIM SMITH shall recover against Defendant NABORS 11 COMPLETION & PRODUCTION SERVICES CO n/k/a C&J WELL SERVICES, 12 INC. (“NABORS”) in the following amounts: 13 1. Wages in the amount of $207,669.43, 14 2. Statutory interest thru October 19, 2020 in the amount of $157,549.20 and 15 continuing from October 19, 2020 at $56.89 per day, 16 3. $4,000 in Statutory penalties under California Labor Code § 226(e); and 17 4. Attorneys’ fees in the amount of $304,534.80 and costs in the amount of 18 $6,862.36 as awarded by the Arbitrator. 19 20 DATED: June 25, 2021 ____________________________________ 21 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT JUDGE 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 3

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