IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 19, 2012
SCOTT N. JOHNSON,
EDWARD D. GIVANT, EVA MARIE HARRISON, DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
All parties have consented to proceed before the Magistrate Judge for all purposes. See Joint Status Report 4:21-25, ECF No. 9.
If the Magistrate Judge accepts the referral, this action is reassigned to the Magistrate Judge on the date this Order is filed, and any matter scheduled before the undersigned District Court Judge is vacated. See E.D. Cal. R. 305(b) (prescribing "notwithstanding the consent of all parties, the [United States District] Judge or Magistrate Judge may reject the referral.").
ACCEPTANCE OF REFERRAL Pursuant to the parties' consent to proceed before a magistrate judge of this court for all purposes and the approval of the United States District Judge, I accept reassignment of this action for all further proceedings, including entry of final judgment. All documents hereafter filed shall be denominated as 2:11-cv-03195-KJN. Further, any matter currently scheduled before the District Judge is vacated.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
DATED: March 19, 2012
KENDALL J. NEWMAN UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
© 1992-2012 VersusLaw Inc.