United States District Court, E.D. California
SCHEDULING (FED. R. CIV. P. 16)
JENNIFER L. THURSTON, UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Date of Scheduling Conference
Appearances of Counsel
Cohn appeared on behalf of Plaintiff.
Cohen appeared on behalf of Defendants.
Pleading Amendment Deadline
requested pleading amendments are ordered to be filed, either
through a stipulation or motion to amend, no later than
September 14, 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 June 18, 2018.
parties are ordered to complete all discovery pertaining to
non-experts on or before June 18, 2019, and all discovery
pertaining to experts on or before August 12, 2019.
parties are directed to disclose all expert witnesses, in
writing, on or June 28, 2019, and to disclose all rebuttal
experts on or before July 29, 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 ...