The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Nita L. Stormes U.S. Magistrate Judge
ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO MODIFY FIRST AMENDED SCHEDULING ORDER [Doc. No. 68]
SECOND AMENDED SCHEDULING ORDER
For good cause shown and in the interest of judicial economy, Defendants Martinez, McKesson, Tuzon and Zaragoza's motion for modification of the First Amended Scheduling Order, issued April 21, 2010, and amended May 25, 2010, (Clerk's Record 54, 60), to allow Defendants the opportunity to move for summary judgment; and to vacate all other scheduled dates until it is determined that this matter cannot be otherwise resolved or until further order of the Court, is GRANTED.
1. All other pretrial motions must be filed on or before July 23, 2010. Motions will not be heard or calendared unless counsel for the moving party has obtained a motion hearing date from the law clerk of the judge who will hear the motion. Failure to timely request a motion date may result in the motion not being heard.
Briefs or memoranda in support of or in opposition to any pending motion shall not exceed twenty-five (25) pages in length without leave of the judge who will hear the motion. No reply memorandum shall exceed ten (10) pages without leave of the judge who will hear the motion.
2. The telephonic Mandatory Settlement Conference currently scheduled for July 28, 2010 is VACATED and RESET for October 26, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. in the chambers of Magistrate Judge Nita L. Stormes. Defendants' counsel is responsible to coordinate Plaintiff's telephonic appearance. Counsel or any party representing himself or herself shall submit confidential settlement briefs directly to chambers no later than October 19, 2010. All parties are ordered to read and to fully comply with the attached SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE PROCEDURES.
3. The parties must comply with the pretrial disclosure requirements of Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(3) no later than November 12, 2010. The parties should consult Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(3) for the substance of the required disclosures.
4. No Memoranda of Contentions of Fact and Law are to be filed unless so ordered by the Court.
5. Counsel shall meet and confer on or before November 19, 2010. At this meeting, counsel shall discuss and attempt to enter into stipulations and agreements resulting in simplification of the triable issues. Counsel shall exchange copies and/or display all exhibits other than those to be used for impeachment, lists of witnesses and their addresses including experts who will be called to testify, and written contentions of applicable facts and law. Counsel shall cooperate in the preparation of the proposed final pretrial conference order.
6. The proposed final pretrial conference order, including written objections, if any, to any party's Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(3) pretrial disclosures, shall be prepared, served, and submitted to the Clerk's Office on or before December 3, 2010. Any objections shall comply with the requirements of Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(3). Please be advised that the failure to file written objections to a party's pretrial disclosures may result in the waiver of such objections, with the exception of those made pursuant to Rules 402 (relevance) and 403 (prejudice, confusion or waste of time) of the Federal Rules of Evidence.
7. The final pretrial conference is scheduled on the calendar of the Honorable Dana M. Sabraw on December 10, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. The trial is scheduled to commence on January 10, 2011 at 9:00 a.m.
8. The dates and times set forth herein will not be modified except ...