The opinion of the court was delivered by: Maxine M. Chesney United States District Judge
PRETRIAL PREPARATION ORDER
It is hereby ORDERED pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Rules of this Court: JURY TRIAL DATE: Monday, March 11, 2013 at 9:00 a.m., Courtroom 7, 19th floor. TRIAL LENGTH is estimated to be 3 to 5 weeks.
DISCOVERY PLAN: Per Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Local Rules, subject to any provisions below.
NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF July 30, 2012 .
Plaintiff/Defendant: No later than August 20, 2012 . Plaintiff/Defendant: Rebuttal no later than September 7, 2012
Parties shall conform to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2).
EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF October 26, 2012 .
DISCOVERY MATTERS are referred to a Magistrate Judge and are to be noticed for hearing before the assigned Magistrate Judge.
DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS shall be filed no later than November 30, 2012 , and shall be noticed for hearing on January 11, 2013 at 9:00 a.m..
SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE shall be held before Magistrate Judge N/A and scheduled to take place no later than 30 days prior to the Pretrial Conference.
PRETRIAL CONFERENCE DATE: February 26, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
COUNSEL WHO INTEND TO TRY THE CASE MUST ATTEND THE PRETRIAL CONFERENCE. Counsel shall be prepared to discuss all aspects of the case, including settlement. Pretrial shall conform to the attached instructions.
MEET AND CONFER (Civil L.R. 16-10(b)(5): Lead trial counsel shall meet and confer no later than January 22, 2013 .
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE: Friday, May 18, 2012 at 10:30 a.m.
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE STATEMENT DUE: Friday, May 11, 2012
Deadline for KFD Enterprises to provide Remedial Action Plan to Board is February 29, 2012.
Case referred to Private Mediation by agreement of the parties.
PLAINTIFF IS ORDERED TO SERVE A COPY OF THIS ORDER ON ANY PARTY SUBSEQUENTLY JOINED IN THIS ACTION.
Counsel SHALL meet and confer in good faith in advance of complying with the following pretrial requirements for the purpose of preparing for the Pretrial Conference and to discuss settlement.
A. PRETRIAL STATEMENT: The parties shall file a joint pretrial statement ...