June 20, 2013
SNOWLANDS NETWORK, WINTER WILDLANDS ALLLIANCE, and CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY, Plaintiffs,
UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE, Defendant. and
ORDER ON JOINT MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF LITIGATION DEADLINES PENDING SETTLEMENT
MORRISON C. ENGLAND, Jr., District Judge.
This matter comes before the Court upon the Parties' Joint Motion for Extension of Litigation Deadlines Pending Settlement (Dkt. #49).
Good cause appearing therefore, IS HEREBY ORDERED:
1. The Parties' Motion is hereby GRANTED;
2. The litigation deadlines proposed in the Parties' Joint Status Report dated January 25, 2013 are hereby extended as follows:
a. Federal Defendants shall certify and lodge the Administrative Record with the Court on or before August 2, 2013. The Administrative Record shall be submitted in portable document format ("pdf") on compact disk(s) ("CD") or digital video disk(s) ("DVD"). Federal Defendant shall provide one copy of the Administrative Record to Plaintiffs and Defendant-Intervenors on CD or DVD.
b. Plaintiffs and Defendant-Intervenors shall provide Federal Defendant with any objections to the completeness or adequacy of the Administrative Record on or before September 6, 2013. The Parties shall conclude informal resolution of any objections regarding the contents of the Administrative Record on or before September 20, 2013.
c. Plaintiffs shall provide any declarations regarding standing on or before September 20, 2013.
d. If the Parties are unable to resolve any dispute concerning the completeness or adequacy of the Administrative Record as described in Paragraph 2, any motion regarding the completeness or adequacy of the administrative record must be filed on or before October 4, 2013. Any oppositions and replies shall be filed in accordance with U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California Local Rule 230.
e. Plaintiffs' motion for summary judgment shall be due on or before November 29, 2013 or 35 days after a decision by the Court if any record motions are filed pursuant to paragraph 4 above.
f. Federal Defendant's and Defendant-Intervenors' response briefs and cross-motions for summary judgment shall be due 35 days after Plaintiffs' motion is filed.
g. Plaintiffs' response to Defendant's and Defendant-Intervenors' motion for summary judgment and reply in support of Plaintiffs' motion for summary judgment shall be due 21 days after Defendant's and Defendant Intervenors' response briefs and cross-motions are filed.
h. Defendant's and Defendant-Intervenor's reply briefs in support of their motions for summary judgment will be due 21 days after Plaintiffs' response/reply brief is filed.
IT IS SO ORDERED.