UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
January 5, 2009
JOHN T. SIEGMAN, PLAINTIFF,
PITNEY BOWES, INC., ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Barbara L. Major United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER CONFIRMING SETTLEMENT AND SETTING DEADLINE TO FILE JOINT MOTION FOR DISMISSAL
A Mandatory Settlement Conference was held on January 5, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. The case settled and the terms of the settlement were placed on the record.
The parties are ordered to file their joint motion for dismissal of this case, signed by counsel of record and all parties, no later than February 19, 2009. A proposed order on the joint motion for dismissal must be e-mailed to the district judge's chambers*fn1 on the same day. If the signed joint motion for dismissal is timely filed, the parties and attorneys are not required to make any further appearances before Judge Major.
If the fully executed joint motion for dismissal is not filed by February 19, 2009, then all counsel of record and unrepresented parties are required to appear in person for a Settlement Disposition Conference. The Settlement Disposition Conference will be held on February 24, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. in Courtroom A.
If counsel of record or any unrepresented party fails to appear at the Settlement Disposition Conference, or the parties fail to file the signed joint motion for dismissal in a timely manner, the Court will issue an Order to Show Cause why sanctions should not be imposed for failing to comply with this Order.
All other pending dates before Magistrate Judge Major are hereby vacated. Any matters currently scheduled before the district judge shall remain in effect pending notice from that court.
IT IS SO ORDERED.