Metropolitan Property & Casualty Insurance Company v. JCW Plumbing & Heating LLC, et al

Filing 12

ORDER re subject-matter jurisdiction. Defendant to be prepared for pretrial conference as outlined. So Ordered by Chief Judge Joseph N. Laplante.(jb)

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEW HAMPSHIRE Metropolitan Property & Casualty Insurance Company v. Civil No. 13-cv-63-JL JCW Plumbing & Hearing, LLC, et al. O R D E R At the April 16, 2013 preliminary pretrial conference, counsel for the defendant shall be prepared to identify each of the members of JCW Plumbing and Heating, LLC, and the citizenship of each member, for purposes of showing whether subject-matter jurisdiction exists under 28 U.S.C. ยง 1332(a)(1). If any of the members of the defendant LLC is itself an LLC (or partnership), then defense counsel shall be prepared to identify each of the members of that LLC (or partners of the partnership), and the citizenship of each such member (or partner). See D.B. Zwirn Special Opportunities Fund, L.P. v. Mehrotra, 661 F.3d 124 (1st Cir. 2011). SO ORDERED. Joseph N. Laplante United States District Judge Dated: April 10, 2013 cc: Daniel W. Coffey, Esq. Robert M. Derosier, Esq. Lesley F. Cornell, Esq.