UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
May 7, 2008
SAN DIEGO BIKE & KAYAK TOURS, INC. A CALIFORNIA CORPORATION, PLAINTIFF,
LA JOLLA KAYAK COMPANY, LLC, A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, ET AL. DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: M. James Lorenz United States District Court Judge
ORDER DENYING JOINT MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO ANSWER CROSS-COMPLAINT
On May 6, 2008 the parties filed a joint motion styled as a Stipulation to Extend Time to Answer Cross-Complaint. To obtain an extension of time to file and serve a responsive pleading pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(a), the moving party must show good cause.
Fed. R. Civ. Proc. 6(b); Civ. L. Rule 12.1. The parties' stipulation does not include a showing of good cause and does not state the current due date. The court also notes that although Defendants filed counterclaims, there are no cross-claims or cross-complaints on file in this action. Accordingly, the parties' request for extension of time to file an answer to a cross-complaint is DENIED.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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