IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
May 9, 2012
RIVER CITY BANK, JOHN DOES, AND X, Y, Z CORPORATIONS; DOES 1 TO 10 INCLUSIVE,
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 May 7, 2012, in which he states, "Plaintiff has settled his case with Defendant[; t]he parties are in the process of finalizing settlement, and Plaintiff anticipates the settlement will be finalized in 40 days." (ECF No. 7.)
Therefore, a dispositional document shall be filed no later than June 18, 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 Status Conference scheduled for hearing on May 21, 2012, is continued to July 23, 2012, commencing at 9:00 a.m., in the event no dispositional document is filed, or if this action is not otherwise dismissed.*fn1 A joint status report shall be filed fourteen (14) days prior to the Status Conference.
IT IS SO ORDERED.