United States District Court, E.D. California
SCHEDULING ORDER (FED. R. CIV. P. 16)
JENNIFER L. THURSTON UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Date of Scheduling Conference
Appearances of Counsel
Fagan appeared on behalf of Plaintiff.
Beagle appeared on behalf of Defendant.
Pleading Amendment Deadline
requested pleading amendments are ordered to be filed, either
through a stipulation or motion to amend, no later than
August 6, 2018.
Discovery Plan and Cut-Off Date
parties are ordered to exchange the initial disclosures
required by Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(a)(1) on or before May
parties are ordered to complete all discovery pertaining to
non-experts on or before February 8, 2019,
and all discovery pertaining to experts on or before
April 12, 2019.
parties are directed to disclose all expert witnesses, in
writing, on or February 15, 2019, and to
disclose all rebuttal experts on or before March 15,
2019. The written designation of retained and
non-retained experts shall be made pursuant to
Fed.R.Civ.P. Rule 26(a)(2), (A), (B), and (C) and shall
include all information required thereunder.
Failure to designate experts in compliance with this order
may result in the Court excluding the testimony or other
evidence offered through such experts that are not disclosed
pursuant to this order.
provisions of Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(b)(4) and (5) shall apply to
all discovery relating to experts and their opinions. Experts
must be fully prepared to be examined on all subjects and
opinions included in the designation. Failure to comply will
result in the imposition of sanctions, which may include
striking the expert designation and preclusion of expert
provisions of Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(e) regarding a party's duty
to timely supplement disclosures and responses to ...