The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge: Hon. Ronald M. Whyte
REGARDING THE COURT'S ORDER at DOC 91 which modified the Court's prior Order at DOC 86 and which in turn modified the dates for responding to the Court's prior Show Cause Notice at DOC 80 Court: Room 6, 4 th Floor
I. FURTHER CONTINUATION REQUEST
The current date for a response from plaintiff to the original show cause notice, [see Doc 80,] is April 04, 2008, and a hearing is currently scheduled for April 11, 2008, see Order dated January 8, 2008, at Doc 91. That prior order in turn modified a previous extension granted on September 7, 2007, Doc 86.
The parties' meet and confer efforts have resulted in the following stipulation, and the Court is hereby respectfully requested to further continue the dates so that the new date for plaintiff to file a response to the show cause notice is July 11, 2008, and the new hearing date on the show cause notice is July 18, 2008.
A. Prior Status of the English proceedings in September 2007
Plaintiff's view of the status of the English Proceedings as of September 2007 was summarized briefly in plaintiff's prior filings at Docs 81, 85, 87 and 90. Defendants have summarized their views in their filed submissions at Docs 83, 84, and 89.
B. Current Status of the English Proceedings as of March 27, 2008
The hearings that were originally scheduled for January 30, 2008 as part of the appeal process in the English proceedings have been re-scheduled for April 17, 2008. The outcome of the upcoming hearing is uncertain. Further hearings may ensue, or the matter may be decided at the upcoming hearing itself or the hearings themselves may get continued.
Accordingly, the parties, by stipulation respectfully request the Court grant the continuation set out above.