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Full title: Order Granting Motion to Approve Compromise under Rule 9019 (BNC-PDF) (Related Doc # 196) Signed on 3/17/2021. (Fortier, Stacey) (Entered: 03/17/2021)

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1 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP Lei Lei Wang Ekvall, State Bar No. 163047 2 Compromise of Controversy with Engstrom, Lipscomb & Lack Regarding Distribution of 24 Settlement Funds Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9019No. 196] ("Motion") and notice of the Motion [Docket No. 197] Having reviewed 27 the Notice and Motion and papers filed in support thereof, service being proper, and goo 1 IT IS ORDERED that: 2 1. Date: March 17, 2021 24 25 26 27 1 Unless otherwise noted, defined terms have the same meaning and usage as in the Motion.

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1 SMILEY WANG-EKVALL, LLP Lei Lei Wang Ekvall, State Bar No. 163047 2 lekvall@swelawfirm.com FILED & ENTERED Philip E. Strok, State Bar No. 169296 3 pstrok@swelawfirm.com Timothy W. Evanston, State Bar No. 319342 MAR 17 2021 4 tevanston@swelawfirm.com 3200 Park Center Drive, Suite 250 5 Costa Mesa, California 92626 CLERK U.S. BANKRUPTCY COURT Telephone: 714 445-1000 Central District of California 6 Facsimile: 714 445-1002 BY f o r t i e r DEPUTY CLERK 7 Attorneys for Elissa D. Miller, Chapter 7 Trustee 8 UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT 9 CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 LOS ANGELES DIVISION 11 2 In re Case No. 2:20-bk-21022-BR 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 G IRARDI KEESE, C hapter 7 ornia ax 71 ORDER APPROVING COMPROMISE a, Calif00 • F 14 WREITGHA ERNDGINSGT RDOISMT,R LIBIPUSTCIOONM BO F& LACK s0 15 SETTLEMENT FUNDS PURSUANT TO e1 M5- FEDERAL RULE OF BANKRUPTCY a 4 ost4 4 16 PROCEDURE 9019 C71 Debtor. el 17 [No Hearing Required Pursuant to T Local Bankruptcy Rule 9013-11(o)] 18 19 20 21 On February 17, 2021, Elissa D. Miller, the chapter 7 trustee for the bankruptcy of22 Girardi Keese (the "Trustee"), filed and served the Motion for Order Authorizing 23 Compromise of Controversy with Engstrom, Lipscomb & Lack Regarding Distribution of 24 Settlement Funds Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 9019 [Docket 25 No. 196] ("Motion") and notice of the Motion [Docket No. 197] ("Notice"). No opposition 26 to or request for hearing on the Notice or Motion was filed or served. Having reviewed 27 the Notice and Motion and papers filed in support thereof, service being proper, and goo

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1 IT IS ORDERED that: 2 1. The Motion is granted; 3 2. The Trustee is authorized to enter into the Paredes Agreement;1 4 3. The Trustee is authorized to enter into the Thompson Agreement; 5 4. The terms of the Paredes Agreement, a copy of which is attached to the 6 Motion as Exhibit "1," are approved; 7 5. The terms of the Thompson Agreement, a copy of which is attached to the 8 Motion as Exhibit "2," are approved; and 9 6. The Trustee is authorized to execute any documents or take any actions 10 reasonably necessary to effectuate the terms of the Paredes Agreement and the 11 Thompson Agreement. 2 0 0 92626 4 445-1 1123 ### ornia ax 71 a, Calif00 • F 14 s0 15 e1 M5- a 4 ost4 4 16 C1 7 el 17 T 18 19 20 21 22 23 Date: March 17, 2021 24 25 26 27 1 Unless otherwise noted, defined terms have the same meaning and usage as in the Motion.

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