STATUS (PRETRIAL SCHEDULING) ORDER
An initial scheduling conference was held in this case on July 19, 2012; Timothy Sandefur and Adam Pomeroy appeared for plaintiff; Gary O'Mara and Jill Bowers appeared for defendants; Scott Kronland and Rachael Zwillinger appeared for proposed intervenor defendant. Having reviewed the parties' Joint Status Report filed on June 29, 2012, and discussed a schedule for the case with counsel at the hearing, the court makes the following orders:
All named defendants have been served and no further service is permitted without leave of court, good cause having been shown.
II. ADDITIONAL PARTIES/AMENDMENTS/PLEADINGS
A motion to intervene has been filed by the State Building Trades and Construction Council of California; that motion is granted in an order being filed concurrently with this one.
No other joinder of parties or amendments to pleadings is permitted without leave of court, good cause having been shown. See FED. R. CIV. P. 16(b); Johnson v. Mammoth Recreations, Inc., 975 F.2d 604 (9th Cir. 1992).
Jurisdiction is predicated upon 28 U.S.C. § 1331. Jurisdiction and venue are not disputed.
Initial disclosures as required by Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a) shall be completed within fourteen days. All discovery shall be completed by December 14, 2012. In this context, "completed" means that all discovery shall have been conducted so that all depositions have been taken and any disputes relative to discovery shall have been resolved by appropriate order if necessary and, where discovery has been ordered, the order has been obeyed. All motions to compel discovery must be noticed on the magistrate judge's calendar in accordance with the local rules of this court.
V. MOTION HEARING SCHEDULE
All dispositive motions, except motions for continuances, temporary restraining orders or other emergency applications, shall be heard no later than April 12, 2013. The parties indicated the case may be resolved on cross motions for summary judgment. The parties may obtain available hearing dates by calling Casey Schultz, the Courtroom Deputy, at (916) 930-4193.
All purely legal issues are to be resolved by timely pretrial motions. Local Rule 230 governs the calendaring and procedures of civil ...