The opinion of the court was delivered by: Maxine M. Chesney United States District Judge
AMENDED PRETRIAL PREPARATION
It is hereby ORDERED pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Rules of this Court:
JURY TRIAL DATE: Monday, October 3, 2011 at 9:00 a.m., Courtroom 7, 19th floor.
TRIAL LENGTH is estimated to be 10 days.
DISCOVERY PLAN: Per Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Local Rules, subject to any provisions below.
NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF April 22, 2011.
Plaintiff/Defendant: No later than May 13, 2011. Plaintiff/Defendant: Rebuttal no later than May 27, 2011.
Parties shall conform to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2).
EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF June 17, 2011.
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 July 1, 2011 , and shall be noticed for hearing 35 days thereafter.
FURTHER SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE shall be held before Magistrate Judge Maria Elena James and scheduled to take place no later than 30 days prior to the Pretrial Conference.
PRETRIAL CONFERENCE DATE: September 20, 2011 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 August 15, 2011.
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE: Friday, July 15, 2011 at 10:30 a.m.
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE STATEMENT DUE: Friday, July 8, 2011.
Deadline for any party to amend pleadings is December 10, 2010.
Briefing schedule for Defendant Steiner's Motion to Set Aside Settlement:
File by November 12, 2010; Opposition due by November 29, 2010;
Reply due by December 6, 2010; Hearing date: December 17, 2010 at 9:00 a.m.
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 ...