Hardy et al v. Lincoln General Insurance Company

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-02265

ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE AND VACATING PRETRIAL AND TRIAL DATES. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 2/28/17. Show Cause Response due by 3/17/2017.

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1 2 3 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 5 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 6 7 EDWIN A. HARDY, et al., Case No. 15-cv-02265-JSW 8 Plaintiffs, ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE AND 9 v. VACATING PRETRIAL AND TRIAL DATES 10 LINCOLN GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY, 11 Defendant. 12 Northern District of California United States District Court 13 This matter is scheduled for a pretrial conference on March 6, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. On 14 January 4, 2016, the Court granted a stipulation to stay the litigation for sixty days and also 15 extended certain deadlines in this case, on the basis that a liquidation order had been entered 16 against Defendant. The parties did not file dispositive motions and have not filed pretrial filings. 17 There has been no activity in this case since September 2016, when a notice of appearance was 18 filed on Defendant's behalf. The parties are HEREBY ORDERED TO SHOW CAUSE why the 19 Court should not impose sanctions for failing to comply with this Court's deadlines after the sixty 20 day stay expired and, as to Plaintiff, for failing to properly prosecute this case. 21 The parties' responses to this Order to Show Cause shall be due by no later than March 17, 22 2017. The Court VACATES the pretrial, jury selection and trial dates pending receipt of the 23 parties' responses to the Order to Show Cause. 24 // 25 // 26 // 27 // 28 // 1 The Co ourt HEREBY Y ADVISES S ALL PAR RTIES that faailure to file a timely respponse to thiss 2 Ord der to Show Cause will result r in the Court dismiissing this caase without pprejudice forr failure to 3 pro osecute. 4 IT IS SO S ORDER RED. 5 Daated: Februarry 28, 2017 6 __________________________________________ JEFFFREY S. W WHITE 7 Unnited States D District Judgge 8 9 10 11 12 Northern District of California United States District Court 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2