Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

Stathakos v. Columbia Sportswear Co.

United States District Court, N.D. California

July 20, 2017

JEANNE STATHAKOS, et al., Plaintiffs,
v.
COLUMBIA SPORTSWEAR COMPANY, et al., Defendants.

          CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL ORDER

          YVONNE GONZALEZ ROGERS UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE.

         TO ALL PARTIES AND COUNSEL OF RECORD:

         The Court hereby sets the following trial and pretrial dates:

         PRETRIAL SCHEDULE

REFERRED TO PRIVATE MEDIATION TO BE COMPLETED BY (SEE NOTE 1):

September 15, 2017

NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF (SEE NOTE 2):

August 1, 2017

DISCLOSURE OF EXPERTS (RETAINED/NONRETAINED) (SEE NOTE 3):

Opening: September 29, 2017Rebuttal: October 27, 2017

EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF:

November 10, 2017

DISPOSITIVE MOTIONS[1] / DAUBERT MOTIONS To BE HEARD BY (SEE NOTE 4):

October 31, 2017

COMPLIANCE HEARING (SEE PAGE 2)

Friday, December 8, 2017 at 9:01 a.m.

JOINT PRETRIAL CONFERENCE STATEMENT:

December 18, 2017

PRETRIAL CONFERENCE:

Friday, January 12, 2018 at 9:00 a.m.

TRIAL DATE AND LENGTH:

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. for 10 days(Defendants requests a Jury Trial)

         Pursuant to the Court's Pretrial Instructions in Civil Cases at Section 2, trial counsel shall meet and confer in advance of the Pretrial Conference. The compliance hearing on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 9:01 a.m. is intended to confirm that counsel have reviewed the Court's Pretrial Setting Instructions and are in compliance therewith. The compliance hearing shall be held in the Federal Courthouse, 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, California, in Courtroom 1. Five (5) business days prior to the date of the compliance hearing, the parties shall file a one-page JOINT STATEMENT confirming they have complied with this requirement or explaining their failure to comply. If compliance is complete, the parties need not appear and the compliance hearing will be taken off calendar. Telephonic appearances will be allowed if the parties have submitted a joint statement in a timely fashion. Failure to do so may result in sanctions.

         The parties must comply with both the Court's Standing Order in Civil Cases and Standing Order for Pretrial Instructions in Civil Cases for additional deadlines and procedures. All Standing Orders are available on the Court's website at http://www.cand.uscourts.gov/ygrorders.

         Based on the Court's discussion with the parties at the case management conference, the Court further Orders thus:

Note 1: The Court Sets a compliance hearing for August 4, 2017 at 9:01 a.m. regarding the parties' mediation efforts. No later than July 28, 2017, the parties must file a joint statement either (i) providing the Court with the name of their chosen mediator and the date of their mediation or (ii) explaining their failure to do so. If compliance is complete, the Court may vacate the hearing and the parties need not appear.
Note 2: The parties represented that plaintiffs may require and seek to obtain the deposition of Columbia's Chairman of the Board, Gert Boyle, or Columbia's Chief Executive Officer, Timothy Boyle. Defendants agree that such depositions can proceed after the August 1, 2017 cut-off for non-expert discovery, but are subject to the discovery dispute resolution procedures set forth in this Court's Standing Order. If a dispute as to the propriety of taking such depositions arises, the parties will submit a joint letter brief outlining such dispute no later than July 28, 2017.
Note 3: The parties believe that a dispute may arise with regard to certain experts taking a survey of potential members of the certified class. If such a dispute exists, the parties will address the same with the following procedure: Opening letter briefs must be filed no later than July 27, 2017, and response briefs no later than August 2, 2017. Such briefs shall not exceed four (4) pages in length. The parties request that the Court provide a ruling on any such dispute by August 4, 2017.
Note 4: The Court Sets the following briefing schedule for dispositive and Daubert motions, which are set for hearing on Tuesday, October 31, 2017: Plaintiffs' opening brief must be filed by August 18, 2017. Defendants' opposition shall be due on September 15, 2017, and plaintiffs' reply on October 13, 2017.

         IT IS ...


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.