United States District Court, N.D. California
AMENDED CIVIL PRETRIAL ORDER
WILLIAM H. ORRICK UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
trial has been set in this matter for January 13, 2020,
beginning at 8:30 A.M. with an attorney conference and jury
selection to follow thereafter. A Pretrial Conference has
been set for November 18, 2019 at 2:00 P.M.
Pretrial Conference and Statement Not less than 28 days prior
to November 11, 2019, counsel shall exchange (but not file or
lodge) the papers described in Civil L.R. 16-10(b)(7), (8),
(9) and (10), and any motions in limine.
least 21 days before November 11, 2019, lead trial counsel
shall meet and confer with respect to:
• Preparation and content of the joint pretrial
• Resolution of any differences between the parties
regarding the preparation and content of the joint pretrial
conference statement and the preparation and exchange of
pretrial materials to be served and filed pursuant to this
Order. To the extent such differences are not resolved, the
parties will present the issues in the pretrial conference
statement so that the judge may rule on the matter during the
Pretrial Conference; and
least 14 days prior to November 11, 2019, the parties shall
file a joint pretrial conference statement containing the
(i) Substance of the Action. A brief description of the
substance of claims and defenses that remain to be decided.
(ii) Relief Prayed. A detailed statement of all the relief
claimed, particularly itemizing all elements of damages
claimed as well as witnesses, documents, or other evidentiary
material to be presented concerning the amount of those
Factual Basis of the Action
(i) Undisputed Facts. A plain and concise statement of all
relevant facts not reasonably disputable, as well as which
facts parties will stipulate for incorporation into the trial
record without the necessity of supporting testimony or
(ii) Disputed Factual Issues. A plain and concise statement
of all disputed factual issues that remain to be decided.
(iii) Agreed Statement. A statement assessing whether all or
part of the action may be presented upon an agreed statement
(iv) Stipulations. A statement of stipulations requested or
proposed for pretrial or trial purposes.
Disputed Legal Issues
(i) Points of Law. Without extended legal argument, a concise
statement of each disputed point of law concerning liability
or relief, citing supporting statutes and decisions setting
forth briefly the nature of each party's contentions
concerning each disputed point of law, including procedural
and evidentiary issues.
(ii) Proposed Conclusions of Law. If the case is to be tried
without a jury, unless otherwise ordered, parties should
briefly indicate ...