Toscano v. Lewis et al

Filing 391

ORDER by Judge Edward M. Chen granting 390 Administrative Request to Advance Hearing Date on Motion to Withdraw as Counsel. (emclc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/2/2017)

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1 2 3 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 5 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 6 7 BENJAMIN K. TOSCANO, Plaintiff, 8 v. 9 10 Case No. 12-cv-05893-EMC G. D. LEWIS, et al., Defendants. 11 ORDER GRANTING ADMINISTRATIVE REQUEST TO ADVANCE HEARING DATE ON MOTION TO WITHDRAW AS COUNSEL For the Northern District of California United States District Court Docket No. 390 12 Counsel for Mr. Toscano has filed a motion to withdraw. Counsel has also asked that the 13 14 hearing on the motion be heard on an expedited basis in light of the upcoming final pretrial 15 conference (currently scheduled for October 11, 2017). 16 The Court GRANTS the motion to expedite and orders as follows. 17 1. 18 Toscano such that it is received by him no later than Tuesday, October 3, 2017. 2. 19 20 Counsel for Mr. Toscano shall immediately serve a copy of this order on Mr. Mr. Toscano shall file an opposition to the motion to withdraw by Friday, October 6, 2017. 3. 21 The Court shall hold a hearing on the motion to withdraw on October 11, 2017, at 22 10:00 a.m. (i.e., the same date and time as the final pretrial conference). The Clerk of the Court 23 shall make arrangements to ensure that Mr. Toscano is either available in person or by telephone 24 for the hearing. 4. 26 27 28 The Court shall also schedule a status conference for October 11, 2017, at 10:00 5. 25 Both parties shall be prepared to address scheduling of the trial in this case should a.m. the motion to withdraw be granted. 1 2 3 6. Mr. Toscano is forewarned that, if the Court grants the motion to withdraw, then it shall not appoint him new pro bono counsel. This order disposes of Docket No. 390. 4 5 IT IS SO ORDERED. 6 7 8 9 Dated: October 2, 2017 ______________________________________ EDWARD M. CHEN United States District Judge 10 12 For the Northern District of California United States District Court 11 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2

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