IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 11, 2013
CHAD RHOADES AND LUIS URBINA, ON BEHALF OF THEMSELVES AND ALL OTHERS SIMILARLY SITUATED,
PROGRESSIVE CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANY, INC., AN OHIO CORPORATION, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. Senior United States District Judge
ORDER RE: SETTLEMENT AND DISPOSITION
Defendant filed a "Notice of Settlement" on March 8, 2013, in which it states: "Defendant and Plaintiffs Chad Rhoades and Luis Urbina have agreed on a settlement of this matter and have executed a settlement agreement. The undersigned expects that a stipulated request for dismissal with prejudice will be filed with this Court by March 29, 2013." (ECF No. 59.)
Therefore, a dispositional document shall be filed no later than March 29, 2013. 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 13, 2013,
will remain on calendar 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.