IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
January 3, 2012
NATIONAL RAILROAD PASSENGER CORPORATION DBA AMTRAK,
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 December 29, 2011, in which it states, "this matter has settled as to all parties[,]" and requests the case "be placed on a 60-day compliance calendar to finalize all necessary settlement papers." (ECF No. 25.)
Therefore, a dispositional document shall be filed no later than February 27, 2012. 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 final pretrial conference scheduled for hearing on February 13, 2012, is continued to commence at 2:30 p.m. on April 6, 2012, in the event no dispositional document is filed, or if this action is not otherwise dismissed.*fn1 A joint pretrial statement shall be filed seven (7) days prior to the final pretrial conference.
IT IS SO ORDERED.