United States District Court, S.D. New York
October 9, 2014
VICTOR RESTIS and ENTERPRISES SHIPPING AND TRADING S.A., Plaintiffs,
AMERICAN COALITION AGAINST NUCLEAR IRAN, INC. a/k/a UNITED AGAINST NUCLEAR IRAN, MARK D. WALLACE, DAVID IBSEN, NATHAN CARLETON, DANIEL ROTH, MARTIN HOUSE, MATAN SHAMIR, MOLLY LUKASH, LARA PHAM, and DOES 1-10, Defendants. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Intervenor.
OPINION AND ORDER
EDGARDO RAMOS, District Judge.
On October 8, 2014, the Court held a pre-motion conference in connection with Plaintiffs' request for leave to file a motion for disclosure of information relating to the assertion of the state secrets privilege by Intervenor the United States of America. At the conference, the Court granted Plaintiffs leave to file the motion and also directed the parties to brief whether (1) Plaintiffs' counsel should, subject to required clearance(s), be allowed access to the relevant classified materials, and (2) the Court can grant Plaintiffs injunctive relief in the event it determines that the state secrets privilege applies.