The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Maxine M. Chesney
THIS DOCUMENT APPLIES TO ALL [PROPOSED] ORDER SUSPENDING ALL ACTIONS FILING OF SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT EXISTING DEADLINES PENDING DEEMING PENDING MOTIONS WITHDRAWN WITHOUT PREJUDICE; SETTING DEADLINE TO FILE JOINT STATUS REPORT
These matters come before the Court upon the Joint Notice of Settlement and Request for Suspension of Deadlines, filed by Plaintiffs and Defendant Chase Bank USA, N.A. 4 ("Chase") (collectively, the "Parties"). The Parties advise the Court that on May 11, 2012, with 5 the help of the Hon. Edward A. Infante (Ret.) of JAMS, the Parties reached an agreement in 6 principle to resolve this litigation, and that their agreement will be memorialized in a 7 comprehensive written Settlement Agreement, which the parties will file with the Court as part of 8 a motion for preliminary approval. 9
Based on the foregoing, and good cause appearing, it is hereby ORDERED that all 10 current deadlines in this matter-- including those deadlines set forth in the Amended Pretrial 11 Preparation Order (Docket No. 313), and the hearing on the parties' pending Summary Judgment, 12 Partial Summary Judgment, and Class Decertification motions, currently scheduled for May 25, 13 2012--are hereby suspended pending the filing of the proposed Settlement Agreement. 14
It is further ORDERED that the pending Summary Judgment, Partial Summary Judgment, and Class Decertification motions, as well as the pending motions to seal, are deemed WITHDRAWN, without prejudice to refiling in the event the Court does not grant final approval of the settlement.
It is further ORDERED that the parties shall file, no later than July 6, 2012, a Joint Status Report, said deadline to stand vacated without further order of the Court in the event the parties have filed, on or before July 6, 2012, a motion for preliminary approval.
The Honorable Maxine M. Chesney United States District Court Judge
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