IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
August 26, 2011
FEDERAL INSURANCE COMPANY, A NEW JERSEY CORPORATION,
JAS FORWARDING (USA), INC., A WASHINGTON CORPORATION; SIERRA BAY TRANSPORT, INC., A CALIFORNIA CORPORATION; AND DOES 1-10, INCLUSIVE,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
ORDER CONTINUING STATUS (PRETRIAL SCHEDULING) CONFERENCE; FED. R. CIV. P.4(M) NOTICE
The Joint Status Report filed August 10, 2011 reveals this case is not ready to be scheduled. Therefore, the Status (Pretrial Scheduling) Conference scheduled for hearing on August 29, 2011 is continued to October 3, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. A further joint status report shall be filed no later than fourteen (14) days prior.
Further, Plaintiff is notified under Rule 4(m) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that if defendant Sierra Bay Transport, Inc. is not served with process within the 120 day period prescribed in that Rule it may be dismissed as a defendant in this action unless Plaintiff provides proof of service and/or "shows good cause for the failure" to serve within this prescribed period in a filing due no later than 4:00 p.m. on September 2, 2011.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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