United States District Court, N.D. California
CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL ORDER (BENCH
Kim United States Magistrate Judge
the case management conference held on September 16, 2019, IT
IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT a further case management conference
will be held on January 27, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. in this Court
located in Courtroom C on the 15th Floor, 450 Golden Gate
Avenue, San Francisco, California 94102. Pursuant to Federal
Rule of Civil Procedure 16, IT IS FURTHER ORDERED THAT:
Bench trial will begin on November 24, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. in
Courtroom C on the 15th Floor, 450 Golden Gate Avenue, San
Francisco, California, 94102.
length of the trial will not be more than 3 days.
Trial normally will be conducted from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
(or slightly longer to finish a witness) with two
fifteen-minute breaks, Tuesday through Friday excluding
holidays. This schedule may be modified at the discretion of
assist the Court in evaluating proportionality with respect
to any discovery disputes, the parties shall file a joint
pleading regarding the value of the case, including a good
faith assessment of damages, by no later than December 16,
non-expert discovery shall be completed no later than April
Initial expert disclosures shall be made by no later than
April 24, 2020.
Rebuttal expert disclosures shall be made by no later than
May 22, 2020.
expert discovery shall be completed no later than June 12,
last day for hearing dispositive motions shall be August 24,
2020. If the parties plan to file cross-motions for summary
judgment, the parties shall meet and confer and agree to a
briefing schedule whereby:
• one party files an opening summary judgment motion by
July 06, 2020;
• the other party shall file its opposition and