United States District Court, C.D. California
Trustees of the Southern Calif. Pie Trades Health and Welfare Trust Fund, et al.
C.H. Stone Plumbing Co., Inc., et al.
CIVIL MINUTES - GENERAL
GARY ALLEN FEESS, District Judge.
Proceedings: PRE-TRIAL CONFERENCE ORDER
In connection with the Pretrial Conference, the court makes the orders opposite the boxes checked below. The orders contained in this minute order prevail in the event of conflict with the signed Pretrial Conference Order.
[x] The Pretrial Conference Order is signed and filed this date [x] as modified.
[x] Non jury trial is set for April 29, 2014, at 8:30 A.M.
[x] The trial is limited in accord with the order on the last page of this minute order.
 Counsel note this court's standard orders (contained in the post-status conference order) regarding preparation and submission of jury instructions. Failure timely to serve and file jury instructions (and form of special verdict if required below) will be deemed a waiver of jury trial by the party so failing.
 The matter will be submitted to the jury on a form of special verdict. The parties are to attempt to agree on a form of special verdict and are to submit the agreed form, or each party's proposed form in the event of non-agreement, with the jury instructions.
[x] The direct testimony of parties and witnesses reasonably available to the parties is to be submitted in declaration form, subject to cross-examination. Declarations are to be delivered to opposing counsel and the court on the day before the witness may testify. Court will receive non-objectionable portions of declarations in evidence as direct testimony.
 Motions in limine will be heard at 8:30 AM on the morning of trial unless otherwise directed by the court. Motions in limine must deal with evidentiary matters and are not to be disguised motions for summary judgment. Such motions shall be filed and served (with 3 days extra notice if mailed) two weeks before trial, with any opposition due one week before trial.
 The court notes that the parties have failed to submit a summary of what settlement procedure has been followed, as required by the court's standard post-status conference order. The parties are directed to conduct a settlement conference with Magistrate Judge ______________ and report to this court in writing by _____________________, what has been done to comply with this order (do not state offers and demands).
 A joint exhibit list has not been filed. The parties are directed to file such by ____________________.
[x] The number of objections to exhibits appears excessive. The parties are directed to confer in accordance with the ...