Ellis v. Costco Wholesale Corporation

Filing 707

ORDER Re 705 Temporal Scope of Discovery. Signed by Judge Edward M. Chen on 12/11/2012. (emcsec, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/11/2012)

Download PDF
1 2 3 4 5 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 6 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 7 8 SHIRLEY “RAE” ELLIS, et al., 9 Plaintiffs, v. 11 For the Northern District of California United States District Court 10 No. C-04-3341 EMC COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION, 12 ORDER RE TEMPORAL SCOPE OF DISCOVERY Defendant. ___________________________________/ (Docket No. 705) 13 14 On December 10, 2012 the parties submitted certain stipulations regarding post-certification 15 discovery. Docket No. 704. At the same time, they submitted a letter detailing a dispute about the 16 temporal scope of discovery. After considering the positions and arguments of the parties, this 17 Court orders that discovery shall be presumptively allowed of materials back to January 1, 1999. 18 This ruling is without prejudice to Defendant’s objection to any particular request as burdensome 19 under e.g., Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(b)(2)(C). 20 This order disposes of Docket No. 705. 21 22 IT IS SO ORDERED. 23 24 25 26 27 28 Dated: December 11, 2012 _________________________ EDWARD M. CHEN United States District Judge

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.

Why Is My Information Online?