The defendants agreed to pay in excess of $250,000 to avoid trial.
A third party desperately wanted to own property owned by our clients. Towards that end, he purchased a tax lien on the property, and commenced foreclosure proceedings. She arranged for a third party to bid for the property at the foreclosure sale. We sued both parties based upon a "collusion" theory, and further based upon the allegation that they chilled the bidding process.