United States District Court, E.D. California
ORDER SETTING SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE
who is proceeding with counsel, brings this civil rights
action under 42 U.S.C. §1983. The court has determined
that this case will benefit from a settlement conference.
Therefore, this case will be set for a settlement conference
before the undersigned to occur at the U.S. District Court,
501 I Street, Sacramento, California 95814 in Courtroom #4 on
December 13, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.
will be required to file a signed “Waiver of
Disqualification” included below, or notice of
non-waiver of disqualification, no later than December 6,
separate order and writ of habeas corpus ad testificandum
will issue concurrently with this order.
accordance with the above, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
case is set for a settlement conference before the
undersigned to occur on December 13, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. at the
U.S. District Court, 501 I Street, Sacramento, California
95814 in Courtroom #4.
Parties are required to file a signed “Waiver of
Disqualification, ” or notice of non-waiver of
disqualification, no later than December 6, 2019.
representative with full and unlimited authority to negotiate
and enter into a binding settlement on the defendants'
behalf shall attend in person.
Those in attendance must be prepared to discuss the claims,
defenses and damages. The failure of any counsel, party or
authorized person subject to this order to appear in person
may result in the imposition of sanctions. In addition, the
conference will not proceed and will be reset to another
Parties are directed to submit confidential settlement
statements no later than December 6, 2019 to
firstname.lastname@example.org. Parties are also
directed to file a “Notice of Submission of
Confidential Settlement Statement” (See L.R. 270(d)).
statements should not be filed with the
Clerk of the Court nor served on any other
party. Settlement statements shall be clearly marked
“confidential” with the date and time of the
settlement conference indicated prominently thereon.
confidential settlement statement shall be no longer
than five pages in length, typed or neatly printed,
and include the following:
a. A brief statement of the facts of the case.
b. A brief statement of the claims and defenses, i.e.,
statutory or other grounds upon which the claims are founded;
a forthright evaluation of the parties' likelihood of
prevailing on the claims and defenses; ...