The opinion of the court was delivered by: Maxine M. Chesney United States District Judge
It is hereby ORDERED pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Rules of this Court:
JURY TRIAL DATE: Monday, June 14, 2010 at 9:00 a.m., Courtroom 7, 19th floor.
TRIAL LENGTH is estimated to be 3 days.
DISCOVERY PLAN: Per Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Local Rules, subject to any provisions below.
NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF October 1, 2009.
Plaintiff: No later than November 3, 2009.
Defendant: No later than November 17, 2009.
Plaintiff/Defendant: Reply Expert Disclosures no later than December 1, 2009.
Parties shall conform to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2).
EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF January 15, 2010.
DISCOVERY MATTERS are referred to a Magistrate Judge and are to be noticed for hearing before the assigned Magistrate Judge.
DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS shall be filed no later than April 9, 2010 , and shall be noticed for hearing 35 days thereafter.
SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE shall be held before Magistrate Judge ___________ and scheduled to take place no later than 30 days prior to the Pretrial Conference.
PRETRIAL CONFERENCE DATE: June 1, 2010 at 3:00 p.m.
COUNSEL WHO INTEND TO TRY THE CASE MUST ATTEND THE PRETRIAL CONFERENCE. Counsel shall be prepared to discuss all aspects of the case, including settlement. Pretrial shall conform to the attached instructions.
MEET AND CONFER (Civil L.R. 16-10(b)(5): Lead trial counsel shall meet and confer no later than April 26, 2010 .
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE: Friday, April 2, 2010 at 10:30 a.m.
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE STATEMENT DUE: Friday, March 26, 2010 .
Deadline to add parties is March 20, 2009.
Case referred to Private Mediation by the agreement of the parties - to be completed by August 31, 2009.
PLAINTIFF IS ORDERED TO SERVE A COPY OF THIS ORDER ON ANY PARTY SUBSEQUENTLY JOINED IN THIS ACTION.
Counsel SHALL meet and confer in good faith in advance of complying with the following pretrial requirements for the purpose of preparing for the ...