INTERVENOR-DEF. MOT. TO STAYCase No. CV 12-877 CBM (AJWx)
12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728by the later of April 30, 2012, or seven (7) calendar days after the Court grants theHouse’s motion to intervene.”). The Court granted the House’s motion tointervene on May 22, 2012.
In Chambers Order (May 22, 2012) (ECF No. 38).
LOCAL RULE 7-3 STATEMENT
On May 25, 2012, counsel for the House conferred with Matthew D.Benedetto, Esq., counsel for plaintiffs, who advised that his clients oppose therelief requested in this motion.On May 25, 2012, counsel for the House conferred with Jean Lin, SeniorTrial Attorney with the Department of Justice, who informed us that defendantsUnited States of America, Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr., and Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric K. Shinseki, do not oppose the relief requested in thismotion.A proposed Order is submitted herewith and oral argument is not requested.Respectfully submitted,By:
/s/ Paul D. Clement
Paul D. ClementBANCROFT PLLC
Counsel for Intervenor-Defendant the Bipartisan Legal Advisory Group of theU.S. House of Representatives
May 29, 2012
Kerry W. Kircher, as ECF filer of this document, attests that concurrencein the filing of the document has been obtained from signatory Paul D. Clement.
The Bipartisan Legal Advisory Group currently is comprised of theHonorable John A. Boehner, Speaker of the House, the Honorable Eric Cantor,Majority Leader, the Honorable Kevin McCarthy, Majority Whip, the HonorableNancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader, and the Honorable Steny H. Hoyer, DemocraticWhip. The Democratic Leader and the Democratic Whip declined to support theHouse’s motion to intervene in this case.