Notification of Docket Entry

Tuesday, December 16, 2008
Document Type: 
Orders - Miscellaneous
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FOR THE Northern District of Illinois - CM/ECF LIVE, Ver 3.2.2
Eastern Division

United States Of America, et al.    



JBS S.A., et al.


Case No.: l:08-cv-05992
Honorable Elaine E. Bucklo


This docket entry was made by the Clerk on Tuesday, December 16, 2008:

MINUTE entry before the Honorable Elaine E. Bucklo: The parties' joint (88) request for a stay of this litigation for two weeks is granted. All schedules are revised accordingly. Plaintiffs in case no. 8 C 6528 motion for reassignment with this case is denied. Rule 40.4(b) requires that the two cases be susceptible of disposition in a single proceeding. That would not be possible because established case law holds that private plaintiffs may not intervene in a government antitrust case, in the absence of an exception which is not even argued here, which would be the effect of granting plaintiffs' motion. Mailed notice(mpj,)

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