Smith v. Saul
ORDER to Show Cause. Signed by Judge Sallie Kim on September 8, 2021. (sklc1S, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/8/2021)
Case 3:20-cv-02017-SK Document 22 Filed 09/08/21 Page 1 of 1
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE RE
SUGGESTION OF DEATH
United States District Court
Northern District of California
Case No. 20-cv-02017-SK
Regarding Docket No. 21
On May 19, 2021, counsel for Plaintiff filed a Suggestion of Death. Counsel informed the
Court that Plaintiff died in a car crash on August 13, 2020 and that counsel would investigate the
possibility of naming a successor to Plaintiff’s claims within ninety days. More than ninety days
have passed, and Counsel has not sought to name a successor. Therefore, the Court HEREBY
ORDERS Plaintiff to show cause why this case should not be dismissed for failure to prosecute
pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 41(b). Plaintiff shall file a written response to this
Order to Show Cause (“OSC”) by no later than September 20, 2021. Failure to respond to this
OSC will lead to a dismissal of this case without further notice.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: September 8, 2021
United States Magistrate Judge
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