In Re: Monsanto Class Action Settlement

City of Long Beach, et al. v. Monsanto Company, et al.

United States District Court, Central District of California - Western Division

Case No. 2:16-cv-03493-FMO-AS

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Special Needs Fund - Part A Application



Instructions and Information

Please fill out this Special Needs Fund - Part A - Litigating Entities Allocation Application to the best of your knowledge and the knowledge of the Litigating Entity. Please submit your completed application no later than 65 days after the Final Approval Order. Late applications will not be considered by the Special Master. Litigating Entities that do not timely return a completed application forfeit any right to Part A funds.
Please attach no more than twenty-five (25) pages of supporting documentation and evidence of your summary description, past and future costs and expenses, and other important factors and information that may be relevant to the Special Master’s allocation. Only the first 25 pages submitted will be considered by the Special Master.
For any questions about this application or process, you may contact Lead Class Counsel Scott Summy, John Fiske, or Carla Burke of Baron & Budd, P.C., at PCBClassAction@BaronBudd.com. For technical questions related to this application, please contact the Settlement Administrator at info@pcbclassaction.com.


1. LITIGATION ENTITY INFORMATION (REQUIRED*)

2. LITIGATION INFORMATION

2.1. Did the Litigating Entity file a lawsuit?




2.2. Did the Litigating Entity obtain a successful order on a motion to dismiss?



2.3. Did the Litigating Entity serve a Rule 26(f) Initial Disclosure on Defendants?



2.4. Did the Litigating Entity participate in other discovery such as written discovery, document production, and public records act requests?

2.4.1 If yes, please describe the extent of such discovery including number of interrogatories propounded and responded to, the number of documents produced, and the number of documents provided pursuant to a public records act request. The Litigating Entity may continue this summary by attaching no more than two (2) pages typed, 14-point font, entitled “Discovery Description.” (limit 2,500 characters)




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    2.5. Did the Litigating Entity participate in other discovery such as site visits, depositions of public entity personnel, depositions of retained expert witnesses, preparation of expert witness reports, exchange of expert witness reports, or other discovery efforts such as discovery motions?

    2.5.1 If yes, please describe the extent of such discovery including number of site visits, depositions, reports, or other efforts such as discovery motions. The Litigating Entity may continue this summary by attaching no more than two (2) pages typed, 14-point font, entitled “Other Discovery.” (limit 2,500 characters)




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      2.6. Did the Litigating Entity participate in a motion for summary judgment, motion in limine, Daubert motion, or other significant pre-trial motion?

      2.6.1 If yes, please describe the extent of such motion practice. The Litigating Entity may continue this summary by attaching no more than two (2) pages typed, 14-point font, entitled “Motion Practice.” (limit 2,500 characters)




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        2.7. Is the Litigating Entity a Named Class Action Representative?

        2.7.1. If yes, was the Litigating Entity involved in the negotiation of the Class Action Settlement?



        2.8. Did the Litigating Entity oppose and/or litigate a counterclaim or cross-claim filed against it by Defendants?



        2.9. Please describe the Litigating Entities’ in-house efforts and costs, including but not limited to the number of lawyers actively involved in the litigation, the number of non-lawyer public entity personnel actively involved in the litigation, costs absorbed by the public entity (rather than initially advanced by outside counsel), if any, and any other information regarding in-house efforts and costs. The Litigating Entity may continue this summary by attaching no more than two (2) pages typed, 14-point font, entitled “Litigation Costs.” (limit 2,500 characters)



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          3. SPECIAL NEEDS FUND - PART A REQUEST

          3.1. Please provide a total Part A award requested by the Litigating Entity:


          4. DECLARATION

          I hereby declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the state of that the information within this application and its attachments are true and correct to the best of my knowledge.




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