Ahern Rentals to Appeal Judge Hicks Decision

Tue Jan 15, 2013 7:40pm EST

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LAS VEGAS--(Business Wire)--
Ahern Rentals, Inc. ("Ahern or the Company"), a leader in the equipment rental
industry, today announced that on Monday, January 14, 2013, the United States
District Court Judge Larry R. Hicks dismissed Ahern`s appeal and vacated his
stay order entered on December 21, 2012, which stayed an order entered by
Bankruptcy Judge Bruce T. Beasley refusing to extend the Company`s exclusive
right to file a plan of reorganization. 

Howard Brown, Chief Financial Offer for Ahern, stated, "Needless to say, we are
very disappointed in the ruling by Judge Hicks and immediately filed an appeal
with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals." 

Ahern Rentals is an equipment rental company with 74 locations throughout the
United States. Through our network of equipment rental locations, we rent a full
range of construction equipment, sell our used rental equipment, new equipment,
parts, supplies and related merchandise, and provide maintenance, repair and
other services that supplement our rental activities. The types of equipment we
rent range from a fleet of high reach equipment and earth engaging units to hand
tools. For more information about Ahern Rentals, visit http://www.ahern.com.

Ahern Rentals, Inc.
Howard Brown, 702-362-0623 

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