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Buffalo Grove,6 Gurnee,7 Lincolnshire and Wheeling8 in each of the three lawsuits brought by

Cellini, the Forshalls and Diamond.

On May 29, 2009, Lincolnshire filed a motion for a good-faith finding, which sought

approval for the following settlement terms with the plaintiffs Cellini, the Forshalls and Diamond:

$100,000 to Cellini; $10,000 to the Forshalls; and $40,000 to the estate of Corey Diamond.

Lincolnshire’s motion for a good-faith finding was filed without written opposition from the other

defendants, which the circuit court subsequently granted and found that “any liability and

contribution owed” by Lincolnshire were extinguished.

On June 9, 2009, Buffalo Grove filed a motion for a good-faith finding, which sought

approval for the following settlement terms with the plaintiffs Cellini, the Forshalls and Diamond:

$1 million to Cellini; $50,000 to the Forshalls; and $500,000 to the estate of Corey Diamond.

Buffalo Grove denied any liability regarding the events surrounding the July 23, 2006 accident, but

alleged that the settlement agreement was entered into “in good[-]faith within the meaning of the

[Joint Tortfeasor} Contribution Act.” 740 ILCS 100/2(c) (West 2006).

6Buffalo Grove also filed a “counterclaim for contribution” against each of the other defendants (Gurnee, Lincolnshire, Wheeling, Lewis, and the U-Haul entities) in each of the three lawsuits filed by the plaintiffs Cellini, the Forshalls and Diamond.

7Gurnee also filed a “counterclaim for contribution” against each of the other defendants (Lincolnshire, Buffalo Grove, Wheeling, Lewis, and the U-Haul entities) in each of the three lawsuits filed by the plaintiffs Cellini, the Forshalls and Diamond.

8Wheeling also filed a “counterclaim for contribution” against each of the other defendants (Gurnee, Lincolnshire, Buffalo Grove, Lewis, and the U-Haul entities) in each of the three lawsuits filed by the plaintiffs Cellini, the Forshalls, and Diamond.

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