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IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF FEDERAL CLAIMS UNITED PARTITION SYSTEMS, INC., Plaintiff, v. THE UNITED STATES, Defendant. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) )
No. 03-1242C (Judge Lettow)
JOINT STATUS REPORT Pursuant to the Court's order of November 21, 2007, the parties file this joint status report. Currently, the parties are continuing to engage in settlement discussions. As a result, the parties request additional time to attempt to resolve the matter. As defense counsel will be on paternity leave the entire month of January 2008, the parties further request that they be allowed to file a more detailed joint status report on February 18, 2007.
Respectfully submitted, JEFFREY S. BUCHOLTZ Acting Assistant Attorney General JEANNE E. DAVIDSON Director
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s/ Laurence Schor Laurence Schor McManus, Schor, Asmar, & Darden LLP 1155 Fifteenth Street, NW, Suite 900 Washington, DC 20005 Tel: (202)296-9260 Fax: (202)659-3732 Attorney for Plaintiff
s/ Harold D. Lester, Jr. HAROLD D. LESTER, JR. Assistant Director
s/ Robert C. Bigler ROBERT C. BIGLER Trial Attorney Department of Justice Civil Division Commercial Litigation Branch 1100 L. Street, NW Attn: Classification Unit 8th Floor Washington, D.C. 20530 Tel: (202) 307-0315 Fax: (202) 514-8624 Attorneys for Defendant
December 17, 2007
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CERTIFICATE OF FILING I hereby certify that on this 17th day of December 2007, a copy of the foregoing "JOINT STATUS REPORT" was filed electronically. I understand that notice of this filing will be sent to all parties by operation of the Court's electronic filing system. Parties may access this filing through the Court's system.
s/ Robert C. Bigler