Estate of Amilcar Perez Lopez et al v. Suhr et al

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-01846

ORDER by Judge Haywood S. Gilliam, Jr. Granting {{86}} Stipulation REGARDING DISCOVERY DISPUTE JOINT LETTER CONCERNING DEFENDANTS MOTION FOR DISCOVERY SANCTIONS OR ALTERNATIVELY TO COMPEL DEPOSITION TESTIMONY PLAINTIFFS AND EXTEND DEADLINES FOR EXPERT DISCLOSURE AND DISCOVERY RELATED TO PLAINTIFFS DAMAGES.

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1 DENNIS J. HERRERA, City Attorney CHERYL ADAMS, State Bar #164194 2 Chief Trial Deputy SEAN CONNOLLY, State Bar #152235 3 JAMES F. HANNAWALT, State Bar #139657 Deputy City Attorneys 4 1390 Market Street, 6th Floor San Francisco, California 94102-5408 5 Telephone: (415) 554-3863 [Connolly] Telephone: (415) 554-3913 [Hannawalt] 6 Facsimile: (415) 554-3837 E-Mail: sean.connolly@sfgov.org 7 E-Mail: james.hannwalt@sfgov.org 8 Attorneys for Defendants CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO (including 9 SAN FRANCISCO POLICE DEPARTMENT), GREG SUHR, CRAIG TIFFE, and ERIC REBOLI 10 ARNOLDO CASILLAS, ESQ., State Bar #158519 11 DENISSE O. GASTÉLUM, ESQ., State Bar #282771 CASILLAS & ASSOCIATES 12 3500 W. Beverly Blvd. Montebello, CA 90640 13 Telephone: (323) 725-0917 Fax: (323) 725-0350 14 Email: acasillas@casillaslegal.com dgastelum@casillaslegal.com 15 (Additional Counsel for Plaintiffs on following page) 16 Attorneys for Plaintiffs ESTATE OF AMILCAR PEREZ LOPEZ, JUAN PEREZ, 17 MARGARITA LOPEZ PEREZ 18 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 19 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 20 ESTATE OF AMILCAR PEREZ LOPEZ, by Case No. 15-cv-01846 HSG and through successors in interest, JUAN 21 PEREZ and MARGARITA LOPEZ PEREZ; STIPULATION REGARDING DISCOVERY JUAN PEREZ, individually; MARGARITA DISPUTE JOINT LETTER CONCERNING 22 LOPEZ PEREZ, individually, DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR DISCOVERY SANCTIONS OR ALTERNATIVELY TO Plaintiffs, 23 COMPEL DEPOSITION TESTIMONY PLAINTIFFS AND EXTEND DEADLINES vs. 24 FOR EXPERT DISCLOSURE AND DISCOVERY RELATED TO PLAINTIFFS' CHIEF OF POLICE GREG SUHR; CITY 25 DAMAGES AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO; SAN FRANCISCO POLICE DEPARTMENT; 26 OFFICER CRAIG TIFFE (Badge No. 1312); Trial Date: March 26, 2018 OFFICER ERIC REBOLI (Badge No. 1651), 27 and DOES 1 to 10, 28 Defendants. Stip re Discovery Dispute Letter c:\users\rileyn\appdata\local\temp\notes06e812\01204971.docx Perez-Lopez v. CCSF, et al.; No. 15-cv-01846 HSG 1 Additional Counsel for Plaintiffs: 2 JONATHAN D. MELROD, ESQ., State Bar #136441 1313 Scheibel Lane 3 Sebastopol, CA 954 72 Telephone: (415) 806-0154 4 Email: jonathan4536@sbcglobal.net 5 WILLIAM M. SIMPICH, JR., ESQ., State Bar #106672 1736 Franklin Street, 10th Floor 6 Oakland, CA 94612 Telephone: (510) 444-0226 7 Email: bsimpich@gmail.com 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Stip re Discovery Dispute Letter c:\users\rileyn\appdata\local\temp\notes06e812\01204971.docx Perez-Lopez v. CCSF, et al.; No. 15-cv-01846 HSG 1 WHEREAS, a discovery dispute exists regarding the Plaintiffs' failure to appear for their 2 depositions on June 29 and June 30, 2017. 3 WHEREAS, fact discovery cutoff in this case was June 30, 2017, and the last day for filing a 4 motion to compel fact discovery is July 7, 2017. Dkt. 78, LR 37-3. 5 WHEREAS, on June 26, 2017, defense counsel initiated efforts to meet and confer about the 6 Plaintiffs' failure to appear for their depositions. In response, plaintiff's counsel proposed a 7 conference on July 3, 2017, but defense counsel was unavailable due to the holiday weekend and 8 instead proposed July 5 or July 6, 2017 to meet and confer. Plaintiffs' counsel did not respond to that 9 proposal by the morning of July 5, 2017, and so defense counsel sent a proposed draft of a joint letter, 10 advised that Defendants' would be filing the letter on July 7, 2017, and requested that Plaintiffs add 11 their position to the draft in order to file a joint letter. 12 WHEREAS, on the night of July 6, 2017 plaintiff's counsel advised he would be available on 13 the morning of July 7, 2017 to meet and confer regarding this discovery dispute. Plaintiff and defense 14 counsel spoke by telephone on the morning of July 7, 2017, at which time plaintiffs' counsel requested 15 until Monday, July 10, 2017, to provide plaintiffs'' portion of the discovery dispute joint letter. 16 The undersigned parties, through counsel, STIPULATE and AGREE that plaintiffs' counsel 17 has until noon on Monday, July 10, 2017 in which to provide defense counsel their portion of the 18 discovery dispute joint letter regarding Defendants' Motion for Discovery Sanctions or Alternatively 19 to Compel Deposition Testimony Plaintiffs and Extend Deadlines for Expert Disclosure and Discovery 20 Related to Plaintiffs' Damages. If plaintiffs have not provided defense counsel with their portion of 21 22 /// 23 24 /// 25 26 /// 27 28 Stip re Discovery Dispute Letter 1 c:\users\rileyn\appdata\local\temp\notes06e812\01204971.docx Perez-Lopez v. CCSF, et al.; No. 15-cv-01846 HSG 1 the letter by noon on July 10, 2017, Defendants shall file their discovery dispute letter independently. 2 IT IS SO STIPULATED. 3 4 Dated: July 7, 2017 DENNIS J. HERRERA City Attorney 5 CHERYL ADAMS Chief Trial Deputy 6 SEAN F. CONNOLLY JAMES F. HANNAWALT 7 Deputy City Attorney 8 By: /s/ James F. Hannawalt 9 SEAN F. CONNOLLY JAMES F. HANNAWALT 10 Attorneys for Defendants CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO (including 11 SAN FRANCISCO POLICE DEPARTMENT), GREG SUHR, CRAIG TIFFE, AND ERIC REBOLI 12 Dated: July 7, 2017 CASILLAS, MORENO & ASSOCIATES 13 By: /s/ Arnoldo Casillas 14 ARNOLDO CASILLAS DENISSE O. GASTÉLUM 15 Attorneys for Plaintiffs 16 ESTATE OF AMILCAR PEREZ LOPEZ, BY AND THROUGH SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST, JUAN 17 PEREZ AND MARGARITA LOPEZ PEREZ; JUAN PEREZ, INDIVIDUALLY; MARGARITA LOPEZ 18 PEREZ, INDIVIDUALLY 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Stip re Discovery Dispute Letter 2 c:\users\rileyn\appdata\local\temp\notes06e812\01204971.docx Perez-Lopez v. CCSF, et al.; No. 15-cv-01846 HSG ORDER 1 Based B on the above stipullation, and for fo good causse appearingg, IT IS ORD DERED thatt plaintiffs' 2 counsel has h until noo on on Mondaay, July 10, 2017 2 in whicch to providde defense coounsel their pportion of 3 the disco overy disputee joint letter regarding Defendants' D M Motion for D Discovery Saanctions or 4 Alternatiively to Com mpel Deposittion Testimo ony Plaintiffss and Extendd Deadlines for Expert D Disclosure 5 and Discovery Relateed to Plaintifffs' Damagees. If plainti ffs have not provided deefense counssel with 6 their porttion of the leetter by noon n on July 10,, 2017, Defeendants shalll file their diiscovery disppute letter 7 independ dently. 8 9 100 Dated: July J 7, 2017 111 THE HONORABL H LE HAYWO OOD S. GILL LIAM JR. UNITE ED STATES DISTRICT T JUDGE 122 133 144 155 166 177 188 199 200 211 222 233 244 255 266 277 288 Stip re Disscovery Dispute Letter 3 c:\users\rileyyn\appdata\local\temp\notes06e812\001204971.docx Perez-Lopeez v. CCSF, ett al.; No. 15-cv v-01846 HSG