UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION
October 17, 2012
STATE FARM LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, PLAINTIFF,
JASON CAI AND THE ESTATE OF YING DENG, DECEASED, DEFENDANTS. CINDY PRESS, AS SPECIAL ADMINISTRATOR OF THE ESTATE OF YING DENG, CROSS-CLAIMANT,
JASON CAI, CROSS-DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Lucy H. Koh United States District Judge
United States District Court For the Northern District of California
CORRECTED ORDER RE: CROSS- CLAIMANT'S REQUEST TO LIFT STAY
On February 6, 2012, Cross-Claimant Cindy Press ("Cross-Claimant") moved to stay this 23 matter pending resolution of the criminal prosecution of Defendant Jason Cai ("Defendant"). ECF 24 No. 68. Cross-Claimant argued that the "on-going criminal prosecution. [was] an impediment to 25 [Defendant's] meaningful participation in [this] case.." Id. at 4. Cross-Claimant's motion for a 26 stay was granted. ECF No. 69.
Defendant's criminal prosecution has since concluded and Defendant has been sentenced to 2 life without parole. ECF No. 70-1 at 2. Cross-Claimant has filed a status report in which Cross-3 Claimant requests that the stay be lifted. ECF No. 70. It is hereby ORDERED that by November 4 7, 2012, the remaining parties, Plaintiff and Defendant, shall file a response to Cross-Claimant's 5 status report stating whether they agree that the stay should be lifted. To the extent that any party 6 contends that the stay should not be lifted, it should state the basis for its position in its response. 7
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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