IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
January 26, 2012
LAW OFFICES OF THOMAS LANDIS,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
ORDER RE: SETTLEMENT AND ) DISPOSITION
Plaintiff filed a "Notice of Settlement" on January 26, 2012, in which she states, "a settlement of the present matter has been reached and is in the process of [being finalized], which Plaintiff anticipates will [occur] within the next 40 days." (ECF No. 12.)
Therefore, a dispositional document shall be filed no later than March 6, 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 May 14, 2012, will remain on calendar in the event no dispositional document is filed, or if this action is not otherwise dismissed.*fn1
IT IS SO ORDERED.