IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
October 10, 2012
SCHUTJER BOGAR, LLC,
KINDRED NURSING CENTERS EAST, LLC, DEFENDANT
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge Conner
AND NOW, this 10th day of October, 2012, upon consideration of defendant Kindred Nursing Centers East's motion for stay pending appeal (Doc. 39), filed October 5, 2012, pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 62(c) (noting that a district court "may" grant a stay of an interlocutory order while an appeal is pending), requesting that the court order Kindred to pay $60,000 to the Clerk of Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania to hold as security pending the resolution of Kindred's appeal to the Third Circuit, and the court recognizing that a stay of a preliminary injunction may not be granted as of right,*fn1 see FED. R. CIV. P. 62(a), it is hereby ORDERED that Kindred Nursing Centers East's motion for a stay pending appeal is DENIED.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge