Pearse-Hocker v. Firelight Media, Inc.

Filing 10

SCHEDULING ORDER: Initial Pretrial Conference set for 8/4/2010 at 10:00 AM before Magistrate Judge Thomas Rawles Jones Jr. Discovery due by 11/12/2010. Final Pretrial Conference set for 11/18/2010 at 10:00 AM before District Judge Claude M. Hilton. Signed by District Judge Claude M. Hilton on 7/16/2010. (Attachments: # 1 Pretrial Notice, # 2 Alexandria Magistrate Judge Cosent Form)(stas)

Pearse-Hocker v. Firelight Media, Inc. Doc. 10 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT L | JMI I ft 2010 FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA Alexandria Division Anne Pearse-Hoker, Plaintiff, v. Firelight Media, Inc., CLERK, U.S. DISTRICT COURT ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA Civil Action No. 1:10cv458 Defendant. ORDER A Fed. R. Civ. P. 16(b) PRETRIAL CONFERENCE will be held on Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. before a Magistrate Judge. The parties shall confer prior to this conference to consider the claims, defenses, possibilities of a prompt settlement or resolution of the case, trial before a Magistrate Judge, to arrange for the disclosures required by Rule 26(a)(l), and develop a discovery plan which will complete discovery by Friday November 12.2010. Proposed discovery plans must be filed by the Wednesday one week before the Rule 16(b) conference. All parties shall file an answer within twenty (20) days. Discovery may begin upon receipt of this order. A party may not exceed five (5) non-party, non-expert witness depositions nor serve on any other party more than thirty (30) interrogatories, including parts and subparts, without leave of court. The FINAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCE will be held on Thursday, November 18. 2010 at 10:00 a.m. The parties must electronically file on or before the final pretrial conference the Rule 26(a)(3) disclosures and a list of the exhibits to be used at trial, a list of the witnesses to be called at trial and a written stipulation of uncontested facts. The exhibits themselves or a copy should be exchanged with opposing counsel before the conference. Objections to exhibits must be filed within 10 days after the conference; otherwise the exhibits shall stand admitted in evidence. The original exhibits shall be delivered to the clerk as provided by Local Rule 79(A). Non-expert witnesses and exhibits not so disclosed and listed will not be permitted at trial except for impeachment or rebuttal, and no person mav testify whose identity, being subject to disclosure or timely requested in discovery, was not disclosed in time to be deposed or to permit the substance of his knowledge and opinions to be ascertained. The trial of this case will be set for a day certain, within 4-8 weeks of the final pretrial conference. PERSONAL IDENTIFIERS MUST BE REDACTED FROM ALL PUBLICLY FILED PLEADINGS AND EXHIBITS IN ACCORDANCE WITH LOCAL RULE 7(C). Claude M. Hilton (M. United States District Judge July/ ,2010 Alexandria, Virginia This order is being mailed or e-mailed to local counsel only. Dockets.Justia.com