Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC et al v. Couch

Filing 60

ORDER CLOSING CASE re 59 signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 2/7/2017. CASE CLOSED. (Jessen, A)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 MORGAN STANLEY & CO. LLC, et al., 12 Plaintiffs, 13 v. 14 DAVID COUCH, 15 Defendant. ) Case No.: 1:15-cv-01291 LJO JLT ) ) ORDER CLOSING CASE ) (Doc. 59) ) ) ) ) ) 16 17 On February 3, 2017, the parties filed a stipulation to dismiss the case. (Doc. 59) The parties 18 agree that the matter will be dismissed with prejudice and that each side will bear their own costs and 19 fees. Id. at 2. 20 Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 41 provides that “the plaintiff may dismiss an action 21 without a court order by filing: . . . a stipulation of dismissal signed by all parties who have 22 appeared.”. . .” Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(a). Once such a notice has been filed, an order of the Court is not 23 required to make the dismissal effective. Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(a)(1)(ii); Wilson v. City of San Jose, 111 24 F.3d 688, 692 (9th Cir. 1997). Accordingly, the Clerk of Court is DIRECTED to close this action in 25 light of the notice of dismissal with prejudice filed and properly signed pursuant to Rule 41(a). 26 27 28 IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: February 7, 2017 /s/ Jennifer L. Thurston UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE

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