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South Carolina
Judicial Branch

The Supreme Court of South Carolina

Luba Lynch, Respondent,


Toys “R” Us-Delaware, Inc., Petitioner.


On May 12, 2009, this Court granted a petition for a writ of certiorari to review the Court of Appeals’ decision in Lynch v. Toys “R” Us-Delaware, Inc., 375 S.C. 604, 654 S.E.2d 541 (2007).  On August 17, 2009, the parties filed a joint motion to dismiss the appeal.  We grant the motion to dismiss and vacate the Court of Appeals’ opinion.

s/Jean H. Toal                                    C.J.

s/John H. Waller, Jr.                           J.

s/Costa M. Pleicones                        J.

s/Donald W. Beatty                            J.

s/John W. Kittredge                           J.

Columbia, South Carolina
September 3, 2009