The opinion of the court was delivered by: Michael J. Seng United States Magistrate Judge
AMENDED SCHEDULING ORDER (Fed. R. Civ. P. 16)
Discovery Deadlines: Initial Disclosures: 3/31/2011
Expert Disclosures: Plaintiff's Initial: 10/14/2011
Defendant's Initial: 10/28/2011
Plaintiff's Rebuttal: 11/14/2011
Discovery Cut Off: 12/13/2011
Non-Dispositive Motion Deadlines:
Filing: 12/13/2011 Dispositive Motion Deadlines:
Filing: 1/10/2012 Hearing: 2/24/2012 Pre-Trial Conference: 3/23/2012 at 9:30 a.m. Courtroom 6 (MJS) Trial: 4/17/2012 at 9:00 a.m. Yosemite Courtroom 7 days
I. Date of Scheduling Conference
II. Appearances of Counsel
Mitchell Taylor appeared on behalf of Plaintiff. Benjamin Turner appeared on behalf of Defendant.
III. Discovery Plan and Cut-Off Date
At the Scheduling Conference, the parties represented that initial disclosures had been exchanged.
The parties are ordered to complete all discovery pertaining to non-experts and experts on or before 12/13/2011.
The parties are directed to disclose all expert witnesses, in writing, as follows; Plaintiffs initial disclosure on or before 10/14/2011; Defendant's to disclose on or before 10/28/2011; Plaintiff's rebuttal experts shall be disclosed on or before 11/14/2011. The written designation of experts shall be made pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. Rule 26(a)(2)(A) and (B) and shall include all information required thereunder. Failure to designate experts in compliance with this Order may result in the Court excluding the testimony or other evidence offered through experts that are not disclosed pursuant to this Order.
The provisions of Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(b)(4) and (5) shall apply to all discovery relating to experts and their opinions. Experts must be fully prepared to be examined on all subjects and opinions included in the designation. Failure to comply will result in the imposition of sanctions, which may ...