July 31, 2013
STATE OF HAWAI'I, ex rel. DAVID M. LOUIE, Attorney General, and DEAN H. SEKI, Comptroller, State of Hawai'i, Petitioners/Plaintiffs-Appellants, Cross-Appellees,
HAWAII GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION, AFSCME LOCAL NO. 152, AFL-CIO; UNITED PUBLIC WORKERS, AFSCME LOCAL NO. 646, AFL-CIO; ROYAL STATE CORPORATION; ROYAL STATE NATIONAL INSURANCE COMPANY, LTD.; THE ROYAL INSURANCE AGENCY INC; VOLUNTARY EMPLOYEES' BENEFIT ASSOCIATION OF HAWAII; MANAGEMENT APPLIED PROGRAMMING, INC., Respondents/Defendants-Appellees, Cross-Appellants.
APPEAL FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIRST CIRCUIT (ICA NO. 29352; CIV. NO. 02-1-0685)
Deirdre Marie-Iha for petitioners.
Paul A. Schraff for Royal respondents.
Charles A. Price for respondent HGEA.
Adrian W. Rosehill and Alan J. Ma for respondent UPW.
Recktenwald, C.J., Nakayama, Acoba, McKenna, and Pollack, JJ.
ORDER ACCEPTING APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF CERTIORARI
Petitioners/Plaintiffs-Appellants, Cross-Appellees State of Hawai'i, ex rel. David M. Louie, Attorney General, and Dean H. Seki, Comptroller, State of Hawaii's application for writ of certiorari filed on June 17, 2013, is hereby accepted and will be scheduled for oral argument. The parties will be notified by the appellate clerk regarding scheduling.