UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
September 28, 2010
MATTHEW DAVIES AND MOLLY THOMPSON, PLAINTIFFS,
EQUIFAX INC., A CORPORATION, EXPERIAN INFORMATION SOLUTIONS, INC., A CORPORATION, TRANSUNION LLC., A CORPORATION, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Frank C. Damrell, Jr. United States District Judge
MEMORANDUM AND ORDER
This matter is before the court on plaintiffs Matthew Davies and Molly Thompson's ("plaintiffs") motion to amend their complaint to add the following defendants: National City Mortgage Company dba PNC Mortgage Company, National City Bank dba PNC Mortgage Company, PNC Bank, National Association dba PNC Mortgage Company and PNC Mortgage Company.*fn1 Plaintiffs move to amend pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 15(a) on the ground that they only recently discovered these defendants' involvement in the alleged wrongdoing.*fn2 Current defendants Experian Information Solutions, Inc. and Trans Union LLC filed statements of non-opposition to the motion. (Docket #s 28, 29.) Equifax, Inc., also a presently named defendant, did not respond to the motion, which the court construes as a non-opposition to the motion.
Considering defendants' non-opposition to the motion and finding good cause to permit the amendment as plaintiffs acted diligently in moving to amend, the court HEREBY GRANTS plaintiffs' motion. Fed. R. Civ. P. 16(b). Plaintiffs shall file their first amended complaint within 10 days of the date of this order. Defendants shall have 20 days after service thereof to file a response.
IT IS SO ORDERED.