IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
July 26, 2011
PNS STORES, INC. DBA BIG LOTS COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
ORDER RE: SETTLEMENT AND DISPOSITION #4268; RING YUBA CITY
Plaintiff filed a "Notice of Settlement" on July 26, 2011, in which he states, "the aforementioned matter . . . has been resolved[, and t]he parties anticipate filing a Stipulation for Dismissal within four to six weeks." (ECF No. 8.)
Therefore, a dispositional document shall be filed no later than September 7, 2011. Failure to respond by this deadline may be construed as consent to dismissal of this action without prejudice, and a dismissal order could be filed. See E.D. Cal. R. 160(b) ("A failure to file dispositional papers on the date prescribed by the Court may be grounds for sanctions.").
Further, the Status Conference scheduled for hearing on August 15, 2011, is continued to commence at 9:00 a.m. on October 3, 2011, in the event no dispositional document is filed, or if this action is not otherwise dismissed.*fn1 A joint status report shall be filed fourteen (14) days prior to the status conference.
IT IS SO ORDERED.