IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
November 21, 2011
HOMETOWN BUFFET AND DOES 1 TO 100,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
ORDER RE: SETTLEMENT AND DISPOSITION
Defendant filed a "Notice of Settlement" on November 18, 2011, in which it states, the parties "have agreed to settle all contested claims in this matter" and "anticipate filing [a] Stipulation regarding Dismissal . . . within 21 days of this Notice." (ECF No. 8.)
Therefore, a dispositional document shall be filed no later than December 9, 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 December 12, 2011, is continued to February 13, 2012, commencing at 9:00 a.m., 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.