IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
April 1, 2013
DELBERT CHRISTOPHER, PLAINTIFF,
DEPUTY VANG, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Kendall J. Newman United States Magistrate Judge
The motion for summary judgment in this matter was resolved by order filed March 7, 2013. Pursuant to this order, the court invites the parties to consider whether a settlement conference may now be appropriate, and to identify proposed dates for pretrial and trial proceedings.
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that, within 30 days after the filing date of this order, the parties shall file a joint statement informing the court of the following:
1. Whether a settlement conference should be scheduled and, if so: (a) whether the parties agree that the undersigned may preside over the settlement conference, OR request that another magistrate judge do so; and (b) identify any dates within the next six months when any party may not be available for a settlement conference.
2. The parties shall also identify: (a) the anticipated length of trial; and (b) any dates within the next year when any party may not be available for trial or pretrial proceedings.
Upon review of the parties' joint statement, the court will issue an order further scheduling this action.