UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT Northern District of California
January 7, 2011
AMERICAN HOME ASSURANCE COMPANY
GOLDEN EAGLE INSURANCE CORPORATION
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Maria-Elena James Chief United States Magistrate Judge
For the Northern District of California COURT OURT 13
ORDER DIRECTING PLAINTIFF TO FILE CONSENT/DECLINATION FORM
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Pending before the Court are Plaintiff's pro hac vice applications. Upon review of the record 11 in this action, the Court notes that Plaintiff has not filed a written consent to Magistrate Judge James' 12 jurisdiction. This civil case was randomly assigned to Magistrate Judge James for all purposes including trial. In accordance with U.S.C. § 636(c), the magistrate judges of this district court are manner as an appeal from any other judgment of a district court designated to conduct any and all proceedings in a civil case, including trial and entry of final judgment, upon the consent of the parties. An appeal from a judgment entered by Magistrate Judge James may be taken directly to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in the same 18 You have the right to have your case assigned to a United States District Judge for trial and 19 disposition. Accordingly, Plaintiff shall inform the Court whether it consents to Magistrate JudgeJames' jurisdiction or requests reassignment to a United States District Judge for trial. A copy of 21 both the consent and declination forms may be obtained from the Northern District of California's website at http://www.cand.uscourts.gov/. From the homepage, click on the "Forms" tab on the left 23 margin, then choose "Civil." The consent/declination form shall be filed by January 20, 2011. IT IS SO ORDERED.
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