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Wal-Mart in Jefferson
STATE OF WISCONSIN CIRCUIT COURT JEFFERSON COUNTY
COALITION FOR A BETTER JEFFERSON and
PATTI LORBECKI, a qualified elector of the
City of Jefferson,
v. Case No. 05-CV-582
Case Code 30704
CITY OF JEFFERSON and
COMMON COUNCIL OF THE
CITY OF JEFFERSON,
NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION FOR FEES
TO: Coalition for a Better Jefferson Patti Lorbecki
c/o Attorney David R. Halbrooks c/o Attorney David R. Halbrooks
735 W. Wisconsin Ave., Ste. 1200 735 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1200
Milwaukee, WI 53233 Milwaukee, WI 53233
Midwest Environmental Advocates, Inc.
702 E. Johnson Street
Madison, WI 53703
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that Defendants, City of Jefferson and Common Council of the City of Jefferson, will move the court on the _____ day of ___________________, 2006, at ____ o’clock in the ____noon, before the Honorable John M. Ullsvik, for fees, pursuant to Muscoda Bridge Company v. Worden-Allen Company, 207 Wis.2d 22 239 N.W.2d 649 (1931) and § 813.06, Wis. Stats.
Specifically, the Defendants are moving the court for an award of the attorney’s fees incurred in this action for having to defend against the injunction, which injunction (Temporary Restraining Order) was entered by the court at the request of the Plaintiffs. Defendants respectfully contend Plaintiffs had no legal right to the issuance of the Temporary Restraining Order.
Respectfully submitted this ______ day of February, 2006.
LAITSCH & BRANTMEIER, LLC
Attorneys for Defendants
Bennett J. Brantmeier
WI State Bar #1019428
100 N. Main Street, Suite 203
Jefferson, WI 53549
BJB/Jefferson-Coalition/Motion for Fees 022406