Stipulated Order Regarding the Court's Consideration of the Proposed Final Judgment and the State of West Virginia's Pending Motion to Intervene or to Appear as an Amicus Curiae and for an Evidentiary Hearing

Date: 
Thursday, April 15, 2004
Document Type: 
Orders - Miscellaneous
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA



UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,    

                  Plaintiff,

                  v.

ALCAN INC.,
ALCAN ALUMINUM CORP.,
PECHINEY, S.A., and
PECHINEY ROLLED PRODUCTS, LLC,     

                  Defendants.


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Case No. 1:03 CV 02012-GK

Judge Gladys Kessler

DECK TYPE: Antitrust

STIPULATED ORDER REGARDING THE COURT'S CONSIDERATION
OF THE PROPOSED FINAL JUDGMENT AND THE STATE OF WEST
VIRGINIA'S PENDING MOTION TO INTERVENE OR TO APPEAR
AS AN AMICUS CURIAE AND FOR AN EVIDENTIARY HEARING

WHEREAS plaintiff, defendants, and the State of West Virginia represent that a short postponement of the Court's consideration of whether entry of the proposed Final Judgment is in the public interest and the State of West Virginia's pending motion would not result in unreasonable delay;

IT IS HEREBY STIPULATED AND AGREED by and between the undersigned parties and the State of West Virginia, subject to approval and entry by the Court, and without prejudice to any aspect of plaintiff's, defendants', or West Virginia's legal position in this matter, that until after June 1, 2004:

  1. Pechiney's Brazing Sheet Business will not be sold to any Acquirer pursuant to the terms of the proposed Final Judgment pending in this case (see Final Judgment, §§ II(E), IV, and V);
  2. The Court will not conduct a hearing or rule on the State of West Virginia's pending motion; and
  3. Neither plaintiff nor defendants will move the Court to enter, and the Court will refrain from entering, the proposed Final Judgment.

Dated: April 15, 2004.

    Respectfully submitted,
FOR PLAINTIFF
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

_______________/s/________________
Anthony E. Harris, Esquire
Illinois Bar #1133713
U.S. Department of Justice
Antitrust Division, Litigation II Section
1401 H Street, NW
Suite 3000
Washington, DC 20530
Telephone: (202) 307-6583

FOR DEFENDANTS ALCAN INC.,
ALCAN ALUMINUM CORP.,
PECHINEY, S.A., and PECHINEY
ROLLED PRODUCTS LLC

_______________/s/________________
D. Stuart Meiklejohn, Esquire
Michael Miller, EsquireB Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
125 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004-2498
Telephone: (212) 558-4417

Peter B. Gronvall, Esquire
Sullivan & Cromwell
1701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 800
Washington, DC 20006 Telephone: (202) 956-7065

FOR MOVANT THE STATE OF WEST
VIRGINIA

_______________/s/________________
Andrew G. Fusco, Esquire
Special Assistant Attorney General
Eckert Seamans Cherin &
Mellot, PPLC
2400 Cranberry Square
Morgantown, WV 26508-9209
Telephone: (304) 594-1000

Edward J. Longosz, II, Esquire
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellot, LLC
1747 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20006
Telephone: (202) 659-6619


ORDER

IT IS SO ORDERED by the Court, this ____ day of ___________ 2004.

_______________________________
United States District Judge


CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE

I, Stacy R. Procter, hereby certify that on April 15, 2004, I caused copies of the foregoing Stipulated Order Regarding the Court's Consideration of the Proposed Final Judgment and the State of West Virginia's Pending Motion to Intervene or to Appear as an Amicus Curiae and for an Evidentiary Hearing to be filed and served electronically, pursuant to the local rules, and to be served by mail by causing it to be sent first-class, postage prepaid, to duly authorized legal representatives, as follows:

Counsel for Defendants Alcan Inc., Alcan Aluminum Corp.,
Pechiney, S.A., and Pechiney Rolled Products, LLC

D. Stuart Meiklejohn, Esquire
Michael B. Miller, Esquire
Sullivan & Cromwell
125 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004-2498
Peter B. Gronvall, Esquire
Sullivan & Cromwell
1701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20006

Counsel for the State of West Virginia

Andrew G. Fusco, Esquire
Special Assistant Attorney General
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellot, PLLC
2400 Cranberry Square
Morgantown, WV 26508

Edward J. Longosz, II, Esquire
Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellot, LLC
1747 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20006

_______________/s/________________
Stacy R. Procter, Esquire
CA Bar #221078
U.S. Department of Justice
Antitrust Division
1401 H Street, NW, Suite 3000
Washington, DC 20530
Telephone No.: (202) 514-8666

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