Arizmendi Martinez v. Smith's Food & Drug Centers, Inc.

Filing 15

ORDER Granting in part and Denying in part 14 Stipulation. The rebuttal expert deadline is EXTENDED to December 13, 2021. All other deadlines in the scheduling order remain unchanged. Signed by Magistrate Judge Nancy J. Koppe on 11/18/2021. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - DRS)

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Case 2:21-cv-01199-GMN-NJK Document 15 Filed 11/18/21 Page 1 of 1 1 2 3 4 5 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 6 DISTRICT OF NEVADA 7 8 MIGUEL ANGEL ARIZMENDI MARTINEZ, 9 Case No. 2:21-cv-01199-GMN-NJK Plaintiff(s), 10 v. 11 Order SMITH’S FOOD & CRUG CENTERS, INC., 12 13 [Docket No. 14] Defendant(s). Pending before the Court is a stipulation to extend various deadlines in the scheduling order 14 by 60 days. Docket No. 14. The presumptively reasonable period to prepare a rebuttal expert 15 report is 30 days. See Local Rule 26-1(b)(3). The stipulation indicates that Defendant’s rebuttal 16 expert requires more time to review the records, review Plaintiff’s expert report, and prepare a 17 rebuttal report. See Docket No. 14 at 1-2. The stipulation does not explain, however, why the 18 normal period for rebuttal reports should be tripled (i.e., why Defendant’s rebuttal expert requires 19 90 days to prepare a report). Accordingly, the stipulation will be GRANTED in part and DENIED 20 in part. The rebuttal expert deadline is EXTENDED to December 13, 2021. All other deadlines 21 in the scheduling order remain unchanged.1 22 IT IS SO ORDERED. 23 Dated: November 18, 2021 24 ______________________________ Nancy J. Koppe United States Magistrate Judge 25 26 27 1 As the discovery cutoff is not being extended herein, counsel should confer now on 28 deposition dates for the rebuttal expert. 1

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