Fourth Joint Status Report
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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FEDERAL TRADE COlMMISSION OFFICE OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGES In the Matter of ) DYNAMIC HEALTH OF FXORIDA, LLC, CHKABRA GROUP, LLC, ) DOCKET NO. 93 17 DBS LABORATORIES, LLC, VINEET K. CHHABRA, ak/a VINCENT K. CHHABRA, and ) PUBLIC DOCUMENT JONATHAN BARASH, Respondents. To: The Honorable Stephen J. McGuire Chief Administrative Law Judge FOURTH JOINT STATUS FWPORT The parties hereby file their fourth joint status report relating to the status of settlement negotiations in this case, and Mr. Chhabra's sentencing date in his criminal matter. Complaint Counsel's Statement Mr. Chhabra's criminal proceeding in Virginia continues without establishment of a new sentencing date. On April 27,2005, the parties in the instant case held face-to-face settlement discussions. The discussions lasted approximately five hours, during which, both sides worked diligently towards a resolution of this matter. At the end of the meeting, the parties agreed to exchange materials that were deemed necessary to advance the progress of the settlement discussions. Complaint counsel expects the promised exchanges will take place promptly and that frank and diligent settlement discussions will continue. We hope to have a better idea if these settlement negotiations will come to fruition by May 20,2005, when the next joint status report is due. Statement of Counsel for Respondents Respondents incorporate by reference Respondents' assertions in the prior status reports. Respondents met with attorneys from the FTC on April 27,2005 in r'lorida. The meeting was informative and productive. The parties agreed to continue to discuss various ways to resolve the case. Conclusion The next status report in this matter is due on or before May, 20,2005. Respectfully submitted, Sydney M. Knight (202) 326-2162 Division of Advertising Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Mail drop NJ-3212 Washington, D.C. 20580 jevans@ftc.~ov firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: (202) 326-3259 Max Kravitz, Esq. 1/ Kravitz & Kravitz LLC 145 East Rich Street Columbus, OH 43215 mkravitz @ kravitzlawnet.com 6 14-464-2000 fax: 6 14-464-2002 Dated: Yb4bc CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that I have this 29" day of April, 2005 filed and served the attached FOURTH JOINT STATUS REPORT upon the following as set forth below: ' (1) the original and one (1) paper copy filed by hand delivery and one (1) electronic copy via email to: Donald S . Clark, Secretary Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Room H-159 Washington, D.C. 20580 E-mail: email@example.com (2) two (2) paper copies served by hand delivery to: The Honorable Stephen J. McGuire Chief Administrative Law Judge 600 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. Room H-112 Washington, D.C. 20580 I further certify that the electronic copy sent to the Secretary of the Commission is a true and correct copy of the paper original, and that a paper copy with an original signature is being filed with the Secretary of the Commission on the same day by other means.