IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
October 30, 2007
AMY N. WIEGARD, PLAINTIFF,
KENNETH G. SMITH, M.D., DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Proud, Magistrate Judge
Before the court is the parties' Request Pursuant to Seventh Circuit Rule 57 for District Court to Indicate Whether It Is Inclined to Grant Joint Motion to Vacate Judgment. (Doc. 73).
The jury returned a verdict in favor of plaintiff in the amount of $155,900.00, and judgment was entered in accordance therewith. See, Docs. 42 & 43. Defendant appealed. The parties have now reached a settlement agreement, and have filed a motion to remand in the Seventh Circuit. Pursuant to the Seventh Circuit's suggestion, they have also filed a motion to vacate judgment pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 60(b) in this court.
After consideration, the parties' Request Pursuant to Seventh Circuit Rule 57 (Doc. 73) is GRANTED, as follows:
This court is inclined to grant the parties' motion to vacate judgment pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 60(b).
IT IS SO ORDERED.
CLIFFORD J. PROUD UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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