IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
June 28, 2010
SEAN P. GJERDE DBA LAW OFFICES OF SEAN P. GJERDE, PETITIONER,
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ET AL., RESPONDENTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Kendall J. Newman United States Magistrate Judge
Petitioner has filed a petition to quash two Internal Revenue Service Summons pursuant to 26 U.S.C. §§ 7609(b)(2) and 7609(h).*fn1
Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 16, IT IS ORDERED that:
1. If service of process has not yet been completed, petitioner shall effect proper service of process upon respondents within 30 days from the date on which this order is filed.*fn2
2. Petitioner shall serve a copy of this order upon respondents and file a certificate of such service.
3. Within 30 days after service of this order upon respondents, respondents shall file and serve an opposition to the petition and/or a motion for summary enforcement. Petitioner shall file and serve a reply within 21 days after the filing of respondents' opposition and/or motion. The matter will stand submitted on the papers, unless any party requests oral argument.
4. The Clerk of Court is ordered to REDACT the petitioner's social security number from his filings to date (see Dkt. No. 1 at 7, 12). Petitioner is cautioned against including his social security number on any future filings in this case.