Heldt v. Tata Consultancy Services, LTD

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-01696

CASE MANAGEMENT AND PRETRIAL ORDER. Signed by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers on 2/1/18.

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1 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 2 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 3 BRIAN BUCHANAN, ET AL., 4 Case No. 15-cv-01696-YGR Plaintiffs, 5 v. CASE MANAGEMENT AND 6 PRETRIAL ORDER TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES, LTD, 7 Defendant. 8 9 TO ALL PARTIES AND COUNSEL OF RECORD: 10 The Court hereby sets the following trial and pretrial dates: 11 PRETRIAL SCHEDULE 12 CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE: Monday, July 16, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Northern District of California United States District Court 13 REFERRED TO ADR TO BE COMPLETED BY: May 15, 2018 14 LAST DAY TO JOIN PARTIES OR AMEND PLEADINGS: Only with Court Approval 15 NON-EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF: May 15, 2018 16 DISCLOSURE OF EXPERT REPORTS: 17 ALL EXPERTS, RETAINED AND NON-RETAINED MUST PROVIDE WRITTEN REPORTS COMPLIANT 18 WITH FRCP 26(A)(2)(B): 19 EXPERT DISCOVERY CUTOFF: May 15, 2018 20 MOTIONS RE ARBITRATION, BIFURCATION AND 21 May 29, 2018 DECERTIFICATION To BE FILED BY: 22 COMPLIANCE HEARING (SEE PAGE 2) Friday, May 29, 2018 at 9:01 a.m. 23 JOINT PRETRIAL CONFERENCE STATEMENT: September 28, 2018 24 PRETRIAL CONFERENCE: Friday, October 12, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. 25 TRIAL DATE AND LENGTH: Monday, November 5, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. for 26 Jury Trial 27 28 1 Pursuant to the Court's Pretrial Instructions in Civil Cases at Section 2, trial counsel shall meet 2 and confer in advance of the Pretrial Conference. The compliance hearing on Friday, September 3 21, 2018 at 9:01 a.m. is intended to confirm that counsel have reviewed the Court's Pretrial 4 Setting Instructions and are in compliance therewith. The compliance hearing shall be held in the 5 Federal Courthouse, 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, California, in Courtroom 1. Five (5) business 6 days prior to the date of the compliance hearing, the parties shall file a one-page JOINT 7 STATEMENT confirming they have complied with this requirement or explaining their failure to 8 comply. If compliance is complete, the parties need not appear and the compliance hearing will be 9 taken off calendar. Telephonic appearances will be allowed if the parties have submitted a joint 10 statement in a timely fashion. Failure to do so may result in sanctions. 11 As set forth above, the parties are REFERRED to private mediation. The parties shall provide the 12 Court with the name of an agreed-upon mediator and the date of mediation by February 9, 2018 by Northern District of California United States District Court 13 filing a JOINT Notice. A compliance hearing regarding shall be held on Friday, February 16, 14 2018 on the Court's 9:01a.m. calendar, in the Federal Courthouse, 1301 Clay Street, Oakland, 15 California, in courtroom 1. By February 9, 2018, the parties shall file either the JOINT Notice or 16 a one-page JOINT STATEMENT setting forth an explanation for their failure to comply. If 17 compliance is complete, the parties need not appear and the compliance hearing will be taken off 18 calendar. Telephonic appearances will be allowed if the parties have submitted a joint statement 19 in a timely fashion. 20 The parties must comply with both the Court's Standing Order in Civil Cases and Standing 21 Order for Pretrial Instructions in Civil Cases for additional deadlines and procedures. All 22 Standing Orders are available on the Court's website at http://www.cand.uscourts.gov/ygrorders. 23 IT IS SO ORDERED. 24 Dated: February 1, 2018 25 ______________________________________ YVONNE GONZALEZ ROGERS 26 United States District Court Judge 27 28 2