IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 2, 2012
EDVARD ESHAGH, ON BEHALF OF HIMSELF AND ALL OTHERS SIMILARLY SITUATED
THE TERMINIX INTERNATIONAL COMPANY L.P., A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP;
TERMINEX INTERNATIONAL, INC., DEFENDANTS.
ORDER REFERRING MOTION TO COMPEL ARBITRATION AND STAY
THIS ACTION TO MAGISTRATE JUDGE DENNIS L. BECK
ORDER VACATING MARCH 5, 2012 HEARING DATE
Defendants have filed a motion to compel arbitration and stay litigation, along with a motion to dismiss certain causes of action. The court finds that the motion to compel arbitration and stay this action should be decided prior to any motion to dismiss. In addition, in the court finds that the motion to compel arbitration can be referred to Magistrate Judge Dennis L. Beck pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1).
Therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. The pending motion to compel arbitration and stay is REFERRED to Magistrate Judge Dennis L. Beck;
2. The March 5, 2012 hearing before the undersigned is VACATED; and 3. The parties are informed that Magistrate Judge Beck will set a new hearing date and time for the pending motion if he desires oral arguments on this motion.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
CHIEF UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
© 1992-2012 VersusLaw Inc.