Hunt v. City of Boulder City et al
ORDER Denying without prejudice 21 Stipulation for Extension of Time re Discovery Deadlines. Signed by Magistrate Judge Nancy J. Koppe on 10/12/2017. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - SLD)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
DISTRICT OF NEVADA
THE CITY OF BOULDER CITY, et al.,
Case No. 2:17-cv-01519-JCM-NJK
(Docket No. 21)
Pending before the Court is a stipulation to extend various deadlines. Docket No. 21. The only
reason provided for the requested 60-day extension is that the parties need more time. See id. at 2
(“Discovery must be extended because the parties will not be able to designate any potential expert
witnesses by the expert disclosure deadline, which is currently October 17, 2017”). The need for more time
is a component of every request for an extension by the very nature of the request being made. The
relevant inquiry is whether the circumstances giving rise to the need for additional time are sufficient
to establish good cause.1 The stipulation is DENIED without prejudice.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
DATED: October 12, 2017
NANCY J. KOPPE
United States Magistrate Judge
The stipulation also lacks particularity as to the discovery conducted to date, indicating that
Defendants have served “written discovery” without specification.
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