Chavez et al v. Ford Motor Credit Company, LLC et al

Filing 19

ORDER Directing the Clerk to Terminate Defendant Equifax Information Services LLC signed by Magistrate Judge Sheila K. Oberto on 02/06/2024. Equifax Information Services LLC terminated.(Flores, E)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 12 13 COURTNEY CHAVEZ, et al., Plaintiffs, ORDER DIRECTING THE CLERK TO TERMINATE DEFENDANT EQUIFAX INFORMATION SERVICES LLC v. 14 15 No. 1:23-cv-01205-SKO FORD MOTOR CREDIT COMPANY LLC, et al., (Doc. 17) 16 Defendants. 17 18 19 On February 5, 2024, the parties filed a Joint Stipulation of Dismissal with Prejudice as to 20 Defendant Equifax Information Services LLC, pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 41(a). 21 (Doc. 17.) 22 In relevant part, Rule 41(a)(1)(A) provides as follows: 23 25 [A] plaintiff may dismiss an action without a court order by filing: (i) a notice of dismissal before the opposing party serves either an answer or a motion for summary judgment; or (ii) a stipulation of dismissal signed by all parties who have appeared. 26 Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(a)(1)(A). “The plaintiff may dismiss some or all of the defendants, or some or 27 all of his claims, through a Rule 41(a)(1) notice,” and the dismissal “automatically terminates the 24 28 1 action as to the defendants who are the subjects of the notice.” Wilson v. City of San Jose, 111 2 F.3d 688, 692 (9th Cir. 1997). 3 Because the parties filed a stipulation of dismissal with prejudice under Rule 41(a), this case 4 has automatically terminated as to Defendant Equifax Information Services LLC. Fed. R. Civ. P. 5 41(a)(1)(A). Accordingly, the Clerk of Court is directed to TERMINATE Defendant Equifax 6 Information Services LLC. 7 8 This case shall remain OPEN pending resolution of Plaintiffs’ case against the remaining defendant. 9 10 11 12 IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: /s/ Sheila K. Oberto February 6, 2024 . UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2

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