Hernandez v. Global Prisoner Services, LLC D/b/a Texas Prisoner Transportation Services

Western District of Texas, txwd-5:2019-cv-00374

Unopposed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Response/Reply to Defendants' Motion to Compel Arbitration, and Dismiss This Case Pending the Outcome of Arbitration by Amanda Hernandez. Motions referred to Judge Richard B. Farrer.

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS COURT SAN ANTONIO DIVISION AMANDA HERNANDEZ, § Individually and On Behalf of All § Others Similarly Situated, § § Plaintiff, § § v. § No. 5:19-cv-00374-FB-RBF § GLOBAL PRISONER SERVICES, § LLC d/b/a TEXAS PRISONER § TRANSPORTATION SERVICES, § § Defendant. § PLAINTIFF'S UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE A RESPONSE TO DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO COMPEL ARBITRATION, AND DISMISS THIS CASE PENDING THE OUTCOME OF ARBITRATION Plaintiff Amanda Hernandez (referred to as "Plaintiff") requests that the Court continue the deadline for her to respond to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration, and Dismiss This Case Pending the Outcome of Arbitration (Dkt. 44) until November 25, 2019. On November 6, 2019, Defendant filed a Motion to Compel Arbitration, and Dismiss This Case Pending the Outcome of Arbitration (Def.'s to Mtn to Compel. (Dkt. 44).) Currently, Plaintiff's response to the motion is due on November 13, 2019. Counsel for Plaintiff has multiple deadlines, including dispositive motions in other matters. As a result, counsel for Plaintiff will be unable to meet the current November 13, 2019 deadline. Plaintiff needs additional time to respond to the pending motion and respectfully requests the Court extend the deadline to file her response until November 25, 2019. For the foregoing reasons, Plaintiff respectfully requests that the Court extend Plaintiff's deadline to respond to Defendant's Motion to Compel Arbitration, and Dismiss This Case Pending the Outcome of Arbitration. - 2 - Respectfully submitted, MOORE & ASSOCIATES By: Melissa Moore State Bar No. 24013189 Curt Hesse State Bar No. 24065414 Lyric Center 440 Louisiana Street, Suite 675 Houston, Texas 77002 Telephone: (713) 222-6775 Facsimile: (713) 222-6739 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF CERTIFICATE OF CONFERENCE On November 13, 2019, Counsel conferred with Counsel for Defendant, who stated he was not opposed to this Motion. Melissa Moore CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that on the 13th day of November in the year 2019, I filed this document with the Court's CM/ECF system which will send notification of such filing to all counsel of record. Melissa Moore - 3 -