Le et al v. Urquart et al

Filing 24

MINUTE ORDER SETTING TRIAL DATE AND RELATED DATES AND DEADLINES: Jury Trial is set for 6/3/2019, Length of trial: 1 to 2 weeks; Joinder of Parties due by 5/11/2018, Deadline to disclose names of experts is 9/7/2018, Expert Witness Disclos ure/Reports under FRCP 26(a)(2) due by 11/12/2018, Discovery Motions due by 1/3/2019, Discovery completed by 2/11/2019, Dispositive motions due by 5/14/2019, Amended Pleadings due by 8/3/2018, Motions in Limine due by 5/2/2019, Agreed Pre trial Order due by 5/17/2019, Pretrial Conference set for 5/24/2018 at 02:00 PM before Judge Thomas S. Zilly. Trial briefs to be submitted by 5/17/2019, Proposed voir dire/jury instructions due by 5/17/2019, 39.1 mediation to be completed by 3/11/2019. Authorized by Judge Thomas S. Zilly. (SWT)

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1 2 3 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON AT SEATTLE 5 6 7 BAO XUYEN LE, et al., Plaintiffs, 8 v. 9 JOHN URQUHART, et al., 10 C18-55 TSZ MINUTE ORDER SETTING TRIAL DATE AND RELATED DATES AND DEADLINES Defendants. 11 12 The following Minute Order is made by direction of the Court, the Honorable Thomas S. Zilly, United States District Judge: 13 (1) Having reviewed the parties’ Joint Status Report, docket no. 12, and having conducted a scheduling conference in which all parties participated, the Court SETS the 14 following dates and deadlines: 15 JURY TRIAL DATE June 3, 2019 16 Length of Trial 1 to 2 weeks 17 Deadline for joining additional parties May 11, 2018 Deadline for amending pleadings August 3, 2018 19 Deadline for disclosing the names of experts and the topics on which they will opine September 7, 2018 20 Disclosure of expert reports pursuant to FRCP 26(a)(2) November 12, 2018 21 All motions related to discovery must be filed by and noted on the motion calendar no later than the third Friday thereafter (see LCR 7(d)(3)) January 3, 2019 18 22 23 MINUTE ORDER SETTING TRIAL DATE AND RELATED DATES AND DEADLINES - 1 1 Discovery completed by February 11, 2019 2 Mediation deadline March 11, 2019 3 All dispositive motions must be filed by and noted on the motion calendar no later than the fourth Friday thereafter (see LCR 7(d)(3)) March 14, 2019 All motions in limine must be filed by and noted on the motion calendar no later than the Friday before the Pretrial Conference (see LCR 7(d)(4)) May 2, 2019 4 5 6 7 8 Agreed pretrial order, trial briefs, proposed voir dire questions, and proposed jury instructions due May 17, 2019 9 Pretrial Conference to be held at 2:00 p.m. on May 24, 2019 (2) All other dates and deadlines are specified in the Local Civil Rules. If any of the dates identified in this Order or the Local Civil Rules fall on a weekend or federal 11 holiday, the act or event shall be performed on the next business day. These are firm dates that can be changed only by order of the Court, not by agreement of counsel or 12 parties. The Court will alter these dates only upon good cause shown; failure to complete discovery within the time allowed is not recognized as good cause. 13 (3) As required by LCR 37(a), all discovery matters are to be resolved by 14 agreement if possible. Counsel are further directed to cooperate in preparing the final pretrial order in the format required by LCR 16.1, as well as the agreed and disputed 15 proposed jury instructions as indicated in LCR 51. 10 (4) The original and one copy of the trial exhibits are to be delivered to the 16 courtroom on the Friday before trial. Counsel shall make the necessary arrangements with Gail Glass at (206) 370-8522. Each exhibit shall be clearly marked. Plaintiffs’ 17 exhibits shall be numbered consecutively beginning with 1; defendants’ exhibits shall be numbered consecutively beginning with the next multiple of 100 after plaintiffs’ last 18 exhibit. For example, if plaintiffs’ last exhibit is numbered 159, then defendants’ exhibits shall begin with the number 200. Duplicate documents shall not be listed twice; once a 19 party has identified an exhibit in the pretrial order, any party may use it. Each set of exhibits shall be submitted in a three-ring binder with appropriately numbered tabs. 20 (5) Counsel must be prepared to begin trial on the date scheduled, but it should 21 be understood that the trial might have to await the completion of other cases. 22 23 MINUTE ORDER SETTING TRIAL DATE AND RELATED DATES AND DEADLINES - 2 1 (6) If this case settles, counsel shall notify Karen Dews at (206) 370-8830 as soon as possible. 2 (7) 3 record. 4 The Clerk is directed to send a copy of this Minute Order to all counsel of Dated this 13th day of April, 2018. 5 William M. McCool Clerk 6 s/Karen Dews Deputy Clerk 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 MINUTE ORDER SETTING TRIAL DATE AND RELATED DATES AND DEADLINES - 3

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