July 9, 2013
FRIENDS OF THE RIVER, DEFENDERS OF WILDLIFE, and CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, Plaintiffs,
UNITED STATES ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, et al., Defendants.
Robert G. Dreher, Acting Assistant Attorney General, Devon Lehman McCune, Trial Attorney, John H. Martin, Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice Environment and Natural Resources Division, Denver, CO, Attorneys for Defendants.
Jason Rylander (Pro hac vice), Defenders of Wildlife, Washington D.C.,
E. Robert Wright (CA Bar No 51861), Senior Counsel, Friends of the River, Sacramento, California.
Lisa T. Belenky (CA Bar No. 203225), D. Adam Lazar (CA Bar No. 237485), Center for Biological Diversity, San Francisco, CA, Attorneys for Plaintiffs.
STIPULATION AND ORDER FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE JOINT STATUS REPORT
JOHN A. MENDEZ, District Judge.
Pursuant to stipulation and this Court's May 16, 2013 Order (Doc. No. 71), the parties, by and through their undersigned counsel, hereby request a fourteen day extension of time, from July 15, 2013 to July 29, 2013, to file their next joint status report. In support of their request, the parties hereby state as follows:
1. On May 14, 2013, the parties filed a joint status report proposing July 15, 2013 as the date for the parties' next status report to this Court. Doc. No. 70. On May 16, 2013, the Court approved the stipulation and ordered July 15, 2013 as the date for the parties' next status report to this Court. Doc. No. 71.
2. Counsel for the parties have conferred over the past several weeks regarding the Administrative Record and to discuss preparation of a joint status report. Undersigned counsel have had, and over the next couple of weeks will have, overlapping absences from the office due to travel and vacation plans. Accordingly, in order to allow counsel sufficient time to confer about the appropriate next steps in this case, the parties request a two week extension of time until July 29, 2013, to file the Joint Status Report.
IT IS SO ORDERED.