The opinion of the court was delivered by: Morrison C. England, JR United States District Judge
JOINT STIPULATION AND] ORDER SETTING RULE 26(F) OBLIGATIONS
Complaint Filed: December 8, 2011
WHEREAS, Plaintiff David Trowbridge filed his Complaint on December 8, 2011, as Plaintiffs Thomas Allen, Sean Guilfoyle, David Trowbridge, and Paul Chapman v. Defendants Dollar Tree Stores, Inc., and Does 1 through 100, inclusive, before the Superior Court of the County of Sacramento, Case Number 34-2011-00115269.
WHEREAS, Plaintiff David Trowbridge, et al., served Defendant Dollar Tree Stores, Inc., with the above Complaint on December 9, 2011.
WHEREAS, Defendant Dollar Tree Stores, Inc., removed Plaintiffs' Complaint on January 13, 2012, to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California, Case Number 2:12-CV-00121-GEB-CKD.
WHEREAS, Defendant Dollar Tree Stores, Inc., moved to sever the cases of Thomas Allen, Sean Guillfoyle, and David Trowbridge, while remanding the case of Paul Chapman, on February 3, 2012.
WHEREAS, the Court granted Defendant's motion to sever on March 20, 2012, and the Court designated David Trowbridge v. Dollar Tree Stores, Inc., Case No. 2:12-CV-00704-MCEGGH.
WHEREAS, on April 18, 2012, this Court issued an Order Requiring Joint Status Report (DKT#25). The Order set a deadline for completing the Parties' meet-and-confer obligations under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(f) and submitting their Joint Status Report as sixty (60) days after Plaintiff's service of the Complaint or Defendant's removal of it. Those respective dates were February 7, 2012, and March 13, 2012.
WHEREAS, the Parties are unable to comply with the Court's Order as written, because the proposed deadlines passed before the issuance of that Order, they propose the following alternate date. The Parties will submit their Joint Status Report within sixty (60) days of this Court's issuance of the Order Requiring Joint Status Report (DKT#25), which is June 18, 2012, or on such other date as set by this Court.
THE PARTIES, THEREFORE, AGREE AS FOLLOWS:
With this Court's approval, the Parties will submit to the Court their Joint Status Report on or before June 18, 2012, or such other date as set by this Court.
Dated: April 30, 2012 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Molly A. DeSario SCOTT EDWARD COLE MOLLY A. DESARIO SCOTT COLE & ASSOCIATES A Professional Corporation Attorneys for Plaintiff DAVID TROWBRIDGE I HEREBY ATTEST THAT THE CONTENT OF THIS DOCUMENT IS ACCEPTABLE TO ALL PERSONS REQUIRED TO SIGN THIS DOCUMENT Dated: April 30, 2012 Respectfully submitted, /s/ John C. Post MAUREEN E. MCCLAIN JOHN C. POST LITTLER MENDELSON A Professional Corporation Attorneys for Defendant DOLLAR TREE STORES, INC.
Pursuant to the foregoing stipulation, the Parties shall submit their Joint Status Report to this Court ...