United States District Court, E.D. California
KENDALL J. NEWMAN, UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
3, 2018, the court held a status (pre-trial scheduling)
conference. Pro se plaintiff Kiran Rawat appeared, on her own
behalf. After considering plaintiff's status report and
her representations made during the hearing, it is apparent
that defendants have not been properly served. However, in
light of plaintiff's pro se status and the court's
desire to have the case resolved on its merits, plaintiff is
afforded one final opportunity to properly effectuate
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
Clerk of the Court is directed to issue and send plaintiff
one summons for each defendant named in the complaint.
Plaintiff shall complete service of process on defendants
named in the complaint by May 24, 2018. Failure to
effectuate service of process by this date may result in
dismissal of this action. See Fed.R.Civ.P. 4(m).
Plaintiff shall serve on each defendant, within ten days
after the service of process, a copy of this order, and a
copy of the form “Consent to Proceed Before United
States Magistrate Judge” and shall file with the clerk
a certificate reflecting such service.
Within thirty days after defendant answers, the parties shall
meet and confer in person about the mandatory disclosures
required by Fed.R.Civ.P. 26.
status (pre-trial scheduling) conference is set for July
19, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., in Courtroom No. 25 before the
undersigned. All parties shall appear by counsel or in person
if acting without counsel.
later than July 12, 2018, the parties shall file
status reports briefly describing the case and
addressing the following:
a. Service of process;
b. Possible joinder of additional parties;
c. Any expected or desired amendment of the pleadings;
d. Jurisdiction and venue;
e. Anticipated motions and their scheduling;
f. The report required by Fed.R.Civ.P. 26 outlining the
proposed discovery plan and its scheduling, including