The opinion of the court was delivered by: Maxine M. Chesney United States District Judge
PRETRIAL PREPARATION ORDER
It is hereby ORDERED pursuant to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Local Rules of this Court:
JURY TRIAL DATE: Monday, January 26, 2015 at 9:00 a.m., Courtroom 7, 19th floor.
TRIAL LENGTH is estimated to be Seven (7) days.
DISCOVERY PLAN: Per Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Local Rules, subject to any provisions below.
NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF May 16, 2014 .
Plaintiff/Defendant: No later than June 20, 2014 . Plaintiff/Defendant: Rebuttal no later than July 18, 2014 .
Parties shall conform to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2).
EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF August 18, 2014 .
DISCOVERY MATTERS are referred to a Magistrate Judge and are to be noticed for hearing before the assigned Magistrate Judge.
DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS shall be filed no later than September 30, 2014 , and shall be noticed for hearing 35 days thereafter.
SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE shall be held before Magistrate Judge N/A and scheduled to take place no later than 30 days prior to the Pretrial Conference.
PRETRIAL CONFERENCE DATE: January 13, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
COUNSEL WHO INTEND TO TRY THE CASE MUST ATTEND THE PRETRIAL CONFERENCE. Counsel shall be prepared to discuss all aspects of the case, including settlement. Pretrial shall conform to the attached instructions.
MEET AND CONFER (Civil L.R. 16-10(b)(5): Lead trial counsel shall meet and confer no later than December 8, 2014 .
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE: Friday, October 10, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.
FURTHER STATUS CONFERENCE STATEMENT DUE: Friday, October 3, 2014.
Initial disclosures due by May 17, 2013.
Deadline to amend pleadings is July 26, 2013.
Case referred to private mediation by agreement of the parties.
Patent Local Rules deadlines are as set forth in parties joint case management conference statement filed on March 29, 2013.
Tutorial (45 minutes each side) set for November 18, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
Claim Construction hearing (1 1/2 hour each side) set for November 18, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. (Joint claim construction statement due by August 30, 2013)
See attached Pretrial Instructions.
PLAINTIFF IS ORDERED TO SERVE A COPY OF THIS ORDER ON ANY PARTY SUBSEQUENTLY ...