The opinion of the court was delivered by: Dennis L. Beck, U.S. Magistrate Judge
STIPULATION TO CONTINUE DISCOVERY DEADLINE RE: NON EXPERT; DECLARATION OF KATHLEEN RIVERA; ORDER
Trial Date: March 22, 2010
IT IS HEREBY STIPULATED AND AGREED by and between the parties hereto, by their respective counsel, for the reasons set forth in the attached declaration: 1) that the deadline for non expert discovery shall be extended until October 16, 2009.
I, Kathleen Rivera, declare as follows: 1. I am an attorney at law duly admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Eastern District of California, and am the attorney of record on behalf of plaintiff in the above-5 entitled matter. 6
2. I am personally familiar with all of the pleadings and papers in this case, and I have personal knowledge of the facts stated herein. If called as a witness, I could and would competently testify to the matters stated in this declaration.
3. The deadline for non expert discovery is currently set for September 16, 2009.
4. The parties have recently begun settlement negotiations, and are hopeful at this point in the negotiations that a settlement will be reached, which will end the need for further discovery.
5. There have been no previous attorney-requested extensions of the discovery deadline. No further extensions will be requested.
I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that the foregoing is true and correct, and that this declaration was executed on August 19, 2009 at Bakersfield, California.
The parties having so stipulated, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
The discovery deadline for non expert discovery shall be extended ...