Cambridge University Press et al v. Patton et al

Filing 120

ORDER granting 119 Motion for Scheduling Order. See Order for Specifics. Signed by Judge Orinda D. Evans on 7/30/2009. (ank)

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Cambridge University Press et al v. Patton et al f. Doc. 120 FILED IN CHAMBERS By JAMES N. H,gT1' . ,Clerk JUL S 1 2009 UNITED STATES DISTRICT C O U R T FOR T HE NORTHERN DI S TRI CT OF GEORGIA ATLANTA DIVISION CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, et al., Plainti ffs, -vs . MARK P . BECKER, in his official capacity as Georgia State University President, et al ., UJf9' L)ePutY0 e rk Civil Action File No . 1 :08-CV-1425-ODE Defendants . SCHEDUL ING ORDER Upon review of the Parties' Joint Motion for the Entry of a Scheduling Order, and Supporting Memorandum, the Court orders as follows : (1) If the Court grants Plaintiffs' Motion to Exclude the Expert Report of Kenneth D . Crews, Dkt . No . 106, motions for summary judgment, if any, shall be filed no later than September 4, 2009, or thirty (30) days after the entry of the Court's order granting the Motion, whichever is later ; (2) If the Court grants Plaintiffs' Motion to Exclude the Expert Report of Kenneth D . Crews, Dkt . No . 106, the post-discovery conference required 673753 . 1 Dockets.Justia.com by Local Rule 16 .3 shall be held no later than ten (10) days after the entry of th a t o rder ; (3) If the Court denies, in whole or part, Plaintiffs' Motion to Exclude the Expert Report of Kenneth D . Crews, Dkt. No . 106, within five (5) days of the entry of that order, the Parties shall submit a proposed schedule for a period of expert discovery to be comp l eted prior to the filing of summary judgment motions ; (4) If the Court denies,, in whole or part, Plaintiffs' Motion to Exclude the Expert Report of Kenneth D . Crews, Dkt. No . 106, motions for summary judgment, if any, shall be filed no later than thirty (30) days after the close of the expert discovery period pem-litted under Paragraph 3 of this Order ; (5) I f the Court denies, in whole or part , Plaintiffs' Motion. to Exclude the Expert Report of Kenneth D . Crews, Dkt . No . 106, the Parties shall hold the post-discovery conference required by Local Rule 16 .3 no later than ten (10) days after the close of the expert discovery period permitted under Paragraph 3 of this Order; 6 7 3 7 53 . 1 (6) This Order shall not be construed or interpreted as altering or extending any other discovery deadlines set forth in this Court's prior scheduling orders in this case, the local rules, or the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure ; and (7) Briefs filed in support of or in response/opposition to a motion for summary judgment shall not exceed fifty (50) pages. Reply briefs, if any, shall not exceed twenty-five (25) pages . Neither party shall file any surreply without first obtaining leave from this Court . SO ORDERED th i s , day of J u l y, 2009 . Hon . Orinda D . Evans United States District Judge Prepared by : John H. Rains IV Attorney for Plaintiffs 673753 .1