Merriman v. Commissioner of Social Security

Filing 13

STIPULATION and ORDER signed by Magistrate Judge Gary S. Austin on 6/15/2017. Plaintiff's Opening Brief shall be filed no later than July 10, 2017. All other dates in the scheduling order issued on October 14, 2017, are modified accordingly. (Valdez, E)

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1 2 3 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 5 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 6 7 RANDALL ARTHUR MERRIMAN Plaintiff, 8 v. 9 NANCY A. BERRYHILL, Acting Commissioner of Social Security. 10 11 12 Defendant. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Case No.: 1:16-cv-01532-GSA STIPULATION AND ORDER TO EXTEND TIME TO FILE Opening Brief (FIRST REQUEST) 13 14 Plaintiff Randall Arthur Merriman and Defendant Carolyn W. Colvin, 15 Acting Commissioner of Social Security, through their undersigned attorneys, 16 stipulate, subject to this court’s approval, to extend the time by 30 days from June 17 9, 2017 to July 10, 2017 for Plaintiff to file a Opening Brief, with all other dates in 18 the Court’s Order Concerning Review Of Social Security Cases extended 19 accordingly. This is Plaintiff's first request for extension. Counsel’s firm lost an 20 attorney last June and both replacements prior to the last two months were not able 21 to continue. Counsel firm has hired two new attorneys who are in the process of 22 training and are becoming able to take on more tasks. Counsel is working with an 23 associate on this case and additional time is needed to complete the same. Counsel 24 is working diligently on this matter and makes this request in good faith. This 25 26 27 28 -1- 1 request is made at the request of Plaintiff’s counsel to allow additional time to fully 2 research the issues presented. 3 DATE: June 9, 2017 Respectfully submitted, LAWRENCE D. ROHLFING 4 /s/ Denise Bourgeois Haley BY: _______________________ Denise Bourgeois Haley Attorney for plaintiff Randall Arthur Merriman 5 6 7 8 9 DATE: June 9, 2017 PHILLIP A.TALBET United States Attorney 10 11 /s/ Margaret I. Branick-Abilla BY: ____________________________ Margaret I. Branick-Abilla Special Assistant United States Attorney Attorneys for defendant Nancy A. Berryhill |*authorized by e-mail| 12 13 14 15 16 ORDER 17 Pursuant to the above stipulation, Plaintiff’s Opening Brief shall be filed no 18 later than July 10, 2017. Al l other dates in the scheduling order issued on October 19 14, 2017, are modified accordingly. 20 IT IS SO ORDERED. 21 22 Dated: June 15, 2017 /s/ Gary S. Austin UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 23 24 25 26 27 28 -2-

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