Maria Karla Terraza v. Safeway Inc. et al

Filing 119

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 118 STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER TO CONTINUE CASE DEADLINES filed by Benefit Plans Committee Safeway Inc. Deadline to complete fact discovery 4/27/2018. Deadline for expert disclosures 5/11/2018. Deadline for expert rebuttal 5/30/2018. Deadline to complete expert discovery 6/8/2018. Deadline to file dispositive motions 6/21/2018. Signed by Judge Jon S. Tigar on February 20, 2018. (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/20/2018)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 SHEPHERD FINKELMAN MILLER & SHAH, LLP Ronald S. Kravitz (SBN 129704) Kolin C. Tang (SBN 279834) One California Street, Suite 900 San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel.: (415) 429-5272 Fax: (866) 300-7367 E-Mail: rkravitz@sfmslaw.com ktang@sfmslaw.com 10 DUCKWORTH PETERS LEBOWITZ OLIVIER, LLP Monique Olivier (SBN 190385) 100 Bush Street, Suite 1800 San Francisco, CA 94104 Tel: (415) 433-0333 Fax: (415) 449-6556 Email: monique@dplolaw.com 11 Attorneys for Plaintiff and the Plan 7 8 9 Trucker  Huss A Professional Corporation One Embarcadero Center, 12th Floor San Francisco, California 94111 TRUCKER  HUSS R. Bradford Huss Angel L. Garrett Dylan D. Rudolph One Embarcadero Center, 12th Floor San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel: (415) 788-3111 Fax: (415) 421-2017 Email: bhuss@truckerhuss.com agarrett@truckerhuss.com drudolph@truckerhuss.com Joseph C. Faucher, No. 137353 633 W. 5th Street, 28th Floor Los Angeles, California 90071 Telephone: (213) 537-1016 Facsimile: (213) 537-1020 E-mail:jfaucher@truckerhuss.com Attorneys for Defendants SAFEWAY INC. and SAFEWAY BENEFIT PLANS COMMITTEE 12 O’MELVENY & MYERS LLP Brian D. Boyle (CSB 126576) Randall W. Edwards (CSB 179053) Adam Kaplan (CSB 298077) Two Embarcadero Center, 28th Floor San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel: (415) 984-8700 Fax: (415) 984-9701 Email: bhuss@truckerhuss.com 13 14 15 16 17 Attorneys for Defendant Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting, Inc. 18 19 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 20 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 21 SAN FRANCISCO 22 23 MARIA KARLA TERRAZA, individually and on behalf of the SAFEWAY 401(k) Plan, Plaintiff, 24 vs. 25 26 27 SAFEWAY INC., BENEFIT PLANS COMMITTEE SAFEWAY INC., and DOES 1 to 100 inclusive, Case No. 3:16-cv-03994-JST JOINT STIPULATION TO CONTINUE CASE DEADLINES; [PROPOSED] ORDER Assigned to Hon. Jon S. Tigar Defendants. 28 JOINT STIPULATION TO CONTINUE CASE DEADLINES; [PROPOSED] ORDER CASE NO. 3:16-CV-03994-JST 173172.v1 1 1 Plaintiff, Maria Karla Terraza, and Defendants Safeway Inc. (“Safeway”), the Benefit Plans 2 Committee Safeway Inc. n/k/a Albertsons Companies Retirement Benefit Plans Committee 3 (“Benefit Plans Committee”), Peter J. Bocian, David F. Bond, Michael J. Boylan, Robert B. 4 Dimond, Laura A. Donald, Dennis J. Dunne, Robert L. Edwards, Bradley S. Fox, Bernard L. Hardy, 5 Russell M. Jackson, Peggy Jones, Suz-Ann Kirby, Robert Larson, Melissa C. Plaisance, Paul 6 Rowan and Andrew J. Scoggin (the “Safeway Defendants”), as well as Defendant Aon Hewitt 7 Investment Consulting, Inc. (“Aon” and, collectively with the Safeway Defendants, “Defendants”), 8 through their counsel, hereby stipulate and agree that: 9 Trucker  Huss A Professional Corporation One Embarcadero Center, 12th Floor San Francisco, California 94111 10 WHEREAS, Plaintiff filed a complaint against Safeway Inc. and the Benefits Plans Committee Safeway Inc. on July 14, 2016; 11 WHEREAS, Plaintiff filed an Amended Complaint on November 18, 2016 (Docket No. 37); 12 WHEREAS, Plaintiff filed a Second Amended Complaint on March 31, 2017 (Docket No. 13 72); 14 15 WHEREAS, Aon filed a motion to dismiss the Second Amended Complaint on June 22, 2017 (Docket No. 83); 16 17 WHEREAS, the Court entered an order granting in part and denying in part Aon’s motion on December 11, 2017 (Docket No. 109); 18 19 WHEREAS, the Parties have exchanged initial disclosures, engaged in written discovery, and are in the process of scheduling depositions; 20 WHEREAS, based on the initial disclosures and the deposition notice Plaintiff served on the 21 Safeway Defendants, it is estimated that numerous depositions may be scheduled for mutually 22 agreeable dates and times; 23 24 WHEREAS, additional written discovery remains to be completed, especially with respect to the large volume of electronic data Defendants have collected; 25 WHEREAS, although the Parties have been working diligently and cooperatively in the 26 discovery process and in preparing this case for trial, the Parties believe that, given the number of 27 Defendants and the scope of discovery, the current schedule does not provide adequate time to 28 complete discovery and submit dispositive motions. The Parties therefore respectfully request that 2 JOINT STIPULATION TO CONTINUE CASE DEADLINES; [PROPOSED] ORDER CASE NO. 3:16-CV-03994-JST 173172.v1 1 the Court continue the case deadlines as detailed below;1 2 3 WHEREAS, the Parties have previously made one request to extend the deadlines for completing discovery and filing dispositive motions, and the pretrial and trial dates (Dkt. 108); 4 5 WHEREAS, the Parties do not propose any change in the trial schedule or the remainder of the pretrial schedule; 6 7 NOW, THEREFORE, the Parties, through their respective counsel, hereby stipulate, subject to the approval of the Court, to the following schedule: 8 April 27, 2018 − Deadline to complete fact discovery 9 May 11, 2018 − Deadline for expert disclosures Trucker  Huss A Professional Corporation One Embarcadero Center, 12th Floor San Francisco, California 94111 10 May 30, 2018 − Deadline for expert rebuttal 11 June 8, 2018 − Deadline to complete expert discovery 12 June 21, 2018 − Deadline to file dispositive motions 13 14 IT IS SO STIPULATED. DATED: February 16, 2018 TRUCKER  HUSS 15 By: /s/R. Bradford Huss R. Bradford Huss Attorneys for Defendants SAFEWAY INC. and SAFEWAY BENEFIT PLANS COMMITTEE 16 17 18 19 Dated: February 16, 2018 By: /s/Randall W. Edwards____________________ Randall W. Edwards Attorneys for Defendant AON HEWITT INVESTMENT CONSULTING, INC. 20 21 22 23 Dated: February 16, 2018 25 26 28 SHEPHERD, FINKELMAN, MILLER & SHAH, LLP By: /s/James E. Miller __________________ James E. Miller Attorneys for Plaintiff MARIA KARLA TERRAZA, individually and on behalf of the SAFEWAY 401(K) PLAN 24 27 O’MELVENY & MYERS LLP 1 Counsel for the Parties have also met and conferred with counsel for Plaintiff in the Lorenz matter, and anticipate submitting a stipulation in that case proposing an identical modification of the schedule in that case. 3 JOINT STIPULATION TO CONTINUE CASE DEADLINES; [PROPOSED] ORDER CASE NO. 3:16-CV-03994-JST 173172.v1 1 I attest that my firm has obtained concurrence in the filing of this document from James E. 2 Miller and Randall W. Edwards. 3 DATED: February 16, 2018 4 TRUCKER  HUSS 5 By: /s/R. Bradford Huss R. Bradford Huss Attorneys for Defendants SAFEWAY INC. and BENEFIT PLANS COMMITTEE SAFEWAY INC. 6 7 8 9 Trucker  Huss A Professional Corporation One Embarcadero Center, 12th Floor San Francisco, California 94111 10 11 [PROPOSED] ORDER 12 Good cause exists for an order continuing the deadlines for completing fact and expert 13 discovery, including submitting expert disclosures and rebuttals, and filing dispositive motions to 14 the following dates: 15 April 27, 2018 − Deadline to complete fact discovery 16 May 11, 2018 − Deadline for expert disclosures 17 May 30, 2018 − Deadline for expert rebuttal 18 June 8, 2018 − Deadline to complete expert discovery 19 June 21, 2018 − Deadline to file dispositive motions 20 21 DATED: February 20, 2018 22 Hon. Jon S. Tigar United States District 23 24 25 26 27 28 JOINT STIPULATION TO CONTINUE CASE DEADLINES; [PROPOSED] ORDER CASE NO. 3:16-CV-03994-JST 173172.v1 4

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