IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
February 10, 2012
J & J SPORTS PRODUCTIONS, INC., PLAINTIFF,
HUMBERTO LEON SANCHEZ, JR., INDIVIDUALLY AND D/B/A DISCOTECA SANCHEZ, DEFENDANTS.*FN1
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
ORDER CONTINUING STATUS
CONFERENCE; FED. R. CIV. P.
Plaintiff's Ex Parte Application for an Order Continuing the Initial Scheduling Conference and Extending Time to Complete Service, reveals this case is not ready to be scheduled. Therefore, the Status (Pretrial Scheduling) Conference scheduled for hearing on February 23, 2012, is continued to May 21, 2012, at 9:00 a.m. A joint status report shall be filed no later than fourteen (14) days prior to the Status Conference.
Further, Plaintiff is notified under Rule 4(m) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that failure to serve Defendant Humberto Leon Sanchez, Jr., individually and d/b/a Discoteca Sanchez, with process within the 120 day period prescribed in that Rule may result in the action's dismissal. To avoid dismissal, on or before April 2, 2012, Plaintiff shall file proof of service or a sufficient explanation why service was not effected within Rule 4(m)'s prescribed service period.
IT IS SO ORDERED.