Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

Regency Hospital Co. v. Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield

July 25, 2006

REGENCY HOSPITAL COMPANY PLAINTIFF
v.
ARKANSAS BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD, A MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY DEFENDANT



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Wm. R. Wilson, Jr. United States District Judge

ORDER ADMINISTRATIVELY TERMINATING CASE

Pending is Defendant Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield's Motion to Stay Proceedings,*fn1 until Plaintiff complies with Ark. Code Ann. 4-27-1502(a) and (c), which authorizes a court to stay a proceeding commenced by a foreign corporation transacting business in the state without a certificate of authority to do so.

Plaintiff has not responded to the motion or requested additional time to respond. Therefore, Defendant is entitled to a stay of the proceedings.

I also find that-- because Plaintiff failed to indicate whether it intends to comply with the Arkansas statute and proceed with this action without delay-- it is more appropriate to administratively terminate it.

For good cause shown, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT Defendant's Motion to Stay*fn2 is GRANTED, and the Clerk is directed to ADMINISTRATIVELY TERMINATE the action, without prejudice to the right of the parties to reopen the proceedings for good cause shown, once Plaintiff obtains a certificate of authority to transact business in this state.

Provided, however, that Plaintiff is placed on notice that unless it acts within a reasonable period of time, a motion of dismissal for failure to prosecute*fn3 will be entertained.

IT IS SO ORDERED this 25th day of ...


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.