IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
January 13, 2009
JAMES P. DEFAZIO, PLAINTIFF,
HOLLISTER, INC., ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gregory G. Hollows U.S. Magistrate Judge
On January 12, 2009, the court conducted a telephone conference at the request of the parties pertaining to a discovery dispute outlined in statements filed on January 9, 2009. (Docket Nos. 440-442.) As a result of that conference, the court now issues the following summary order.
IT IS ORDERED that for the years 1974 through July 15, 1998, defendants shall produce for inspection corporate minutes only. For the period from July 15, 1998 through the present, defendants shall permit inspection in Illinois by plaintiffs of documents assembled as described in defendants' statement.*fn1 Plaintiffs shall designate documents they propose to copy from both groups. If defendants do not agree to production (copying) of any of these documents subject to the operative protective order, they shall advise the court of those documents for which they resist copying.*fn2 No documents shall be filed in camera until ordered by the court. The date for production (copying) of those documents, which defendants agree can be copied, shall be arranged between the parties.