Johnson v. Bai
ORDER REFERRING CASE TO VDRP signed by Senior Judge William B. Shubb on 1/24/2017: This Court's 8 November 10, 2017 Order setting the case for an early settlement conference before the assigned magistrate judge is hereby VACATED. The partie s shall contact the assigned magistrate judge and inform him of this order. The parties shall complete the VDRP session no later than 3/30/2017. The court hereby resets the Scheduling Conference for 5/8/2017 at 01:30 PM in Courtroom 5 (WBS) before Senior Judge William B. Shubb. If a settlement is not reached through VDRP, the parties shall submit an Amended Joint Status Report no later than 4/24/2017. [See document for further details.] cc: VDRP Administrator. (Kirksey Smith, K)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
NO. CIV. 2:16-1698 WBS GGH
XINLIANG BAI and DOES 1
ORDER REFERRING CASE TO VDRP AND
VACATING PRIOR ORDER SETTING
EARLY SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE WITH
THE ASSIGNED MAGISTRATE JUDGE
The court has determined that this case is appropriate
for an early settlement conference and because of the limited
availability of the assigned magistrate judge will refer the
action to the court’s Voluntary Dispute Resolution Program
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that:
This court’s November 10, 2016 order setting the
case for an early settlement conference before the assigned
magistrate judge is hereby VACATED.
the assigned magistrate judge and inform him of this order.
The parties shall contact
Within fourteen (14) days of this Order, the
parties shall contact the court’s VDRP administrator, Sujean
Park, at (916) 930-4278 or SPark@caed.uscourts.gov, to start the
process of selecting an appropriate neutral.
carefully review and comply with Local Rule 271, which outlines
the specifications and requirements of the VDRP.
The parties shall
Any party that objects to this referral to the
VDRP shall file its objections within seven (7) days of this
believes that the action is not appropriate for referral to the
Such objections shall clearly outline why that party
To avoid the unnecessary expenditure of costs and
attorneys’ fees, this action is hereby stayed to provide the
parties time to complete the VDRP session.
(5) days after completion of the VDRP session, the parties shall
file a joint statement indicating whether a settlement was
No later than five
The parties shall complete the VDRP session no
later than March 30, 2017.
(Pretrial Scheduling) Conference for May 8, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.
a settlement is not reached through VDRP, the parties shall
submit an Amended Joint Status Report no later than April 24,
The court hereby resets the Status
IT IS SO ORDERED.
January 24, 2017
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