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Rule 8: Suspension of Secretarial Action or Suspension of Precedential Effect of Decision of this Court

(a) Filing of Motion. After an appeal or petition has been filed, a party seeking a Court order to suspend action by the Secretary or the Board or the precedential effect of a decision issued by this Court pending its appeal shall submit for filing with the Clerk a motion and serve a copy on all other parties by an expedited method (including express mail, overnight delivery, fax or other electronic transmission, or hand delivery).


(b) Content. The motion shall-


(1) state the reason for the relief requested and the facts relied on; and


(2) be supported by affidavits or other sworn statements addressing any facts in dispute.

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