AMENDED STATUS (PRETRIAL SCHEDULING) ORDER
After reviewing parties' Joint Scheduling Report, the court hereby vacates the Status (Pretrial Scheduling) Conference scheduled for April 18, 2011.
I. SERVICE OF PROCESS The named defendants have been served and no further service is permitted without leave of court, good cause having been shown under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 16(b).
II. JOINDER OF PARTIES/AMENDMENTS
Plaintiff seeks leave to amend the complaint. Plaintiff may file an amended complaint within twenty days of the date of this order.
Except as provided above, no further joinder of parties or amendments to pleadings will be permitted except with leave of court, good cause having been shown under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 16(b). See Johnson v. Mammoth Recreations, Inc., 975 F.2d 604 (9th Cir. 1992).
Jurisdiction is predicated upon federal question jurisdiction, 28 U.S.C. § 1331, because plaintiff has brought a claim under the Americans with Disabilities Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 12101-12183. Venue is undisputed and is hereby found to be proper.
The parties shall serve the initial disclosures required by Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(1) by no later than June 20, 2011.
The parties shall disclose experts and produce reports in accordance with Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2) by no later than September 19, 2011. With regard to expert testimony intended solely for rebuttal, those experts shall be disclosed and reports produced in accordance with Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2) on or before October 17, 2011.
The parties have requested changes to the standard discovery procedures, which the court grants according to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(b)(2)(A). The maximum number of interrogatories from one party to another party shall be fifty.
The maximum number of requests for admission from one party to another party shall be fifty.
All discovery, including depositions for preservation of testimony, is left open, save and except that it shall be so conducted as to be completed by January 30, 2012. The word "completed" means that all discovery shall have been conducted so that all depositions have been taken and any disputes relevant to discovery shall have been resolved by appropriate order if necessary and, where discovery has been ordered, the order has been obeyed. All motions to compel discovery must be noticed on the magistrate judge's calendar in accordance ...