UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
July 20, 2012
KOUICHI TANIGUCHI, PLAINTIFF-APPELLANT,
KAN PACIFIC SAIPAN, LTD., DOING NORTHERN MARIANA BUSINESS AS MARIANA RESORT AND ISLANDS SPA, DEFENDANT-APPELLEE.
D.C. No. 1:08-cv-00008 District of the On Remand from the United States Supreme Court
Before: Michael Daly Hawkins, M. Margaret McKeown, and Johnnie B. Rawlinson, Circuit Judges.
Pursuant to the Opinion of the Supreme Court in Taniguchi v. Kan Pacific Saipan, Ltd., No. 10-1472, 132 S. Ct. 1997 (2012), the district court's grant of Defendant's motion for costs pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1920(6) is REVERSED, and the matter is REMANDED for proceedings consistent with the Supreme Court's Opinion. The panel opinion, Taniguchi v. Kan Pacific Saipan, Ltd., 633 F.3d 1218 (9th Cir. 2011), is vacated.
The mandate shall issue forthwith. See Fed. R. App. P. 41 (b).
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