Pedersen v. Bankers Life and Casualty Company et al

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-01472

ORDER by Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers granting {{28}} Motion of Plaintiff's Counsel to Withdraw as Counsel and Notice to Unrepresented Parties. Court GRANTS the Motion to withdraw as counsel effective upon filing proof of service of this Order upon the Client.

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1 2 3 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 4 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 5 6 DANIELA PEDERSEN, Case No.: 4:15-cv-01472 YGR 7 Plaintiff, ORDER GRANTING MOTION OF PLAINTIFF'S 8 COUNSEL TO WITHDRAW AS COUNSEL AND vs. NOTICE TO UNREPRESENTED PARTIES 9 CNO SERVICES, LLC, et al., Re: Dkt. No. 28 10 11 Defendants. Northern District of California 12 United States District Court Currently pending before the Court is the motion of Peter F. Lacques, Steven Kesten, and 13 Samuel Kesten (collectively, "Counsel") to be relieved as counsel for plaintiff Daniela Pedersen 14 ("Client"). (Dkt. No. 28.) No party filed any opposition to the motion. 15 The Court having read and considered the moving papers, the proof of service on the Client, 16 and all other matters relevant to the motion, and good cause appearing therefore, GRANTS the Motion 17 to Withdraw as Counsel effective upon filing proof of service of this Order upon the Client. 18 The Client's last known address is set forth below: 19 99 Lauralwood Drive 20 Novato, California 21 There is one scheduled hearing set in the litigation at this time: Compliance Hearing, 22 currently set for September 9, 2016 at 9:01 a.m. 23 The trial in this action has been set for Monday, October 11, 2016, at 8:30 a.m. for 5 days 24 (jury trial). 25 26 1. The Client is hereby notified of the following effects of this order on her: 27 NOTICE TO CLIENT 28 Your present attorney will no longer be representing you. 1 2. The Client is notified that if she will be representing herself, the Client shall be solely 2 responsible for the case. 3 NOTICE TO CLIENT WHO WILL BE UNREPRESENTED 4 You will not have an attorney representing you. You may wish to seek legal 5 assistance. If you do not have a new attorney to represent you in this action or proceeding, 6 and you are legally permitted to do so, you will be representing yourself. It will be your 7 responsibility to comply with all court rules and applicable laws. If you fail to do so, or 8 fail to appear at hearings, action may be taken against you. You may lose your case. 9 3. The Client is notified that it is their duty to keep the Court informed at all times of the 10 Client's current address. The Court needs to know how to contact you. 11 12 NOTICE TO CLIENT WHO WILL BE UNREPRESENTED Northern District of California United States District Court 13 If you do not keep the Court and other parties informed of your current address and 14 telephone number, they will not be able to send you notices of actions that may affect you, 15 including actions that may adversely affect your interests or result in your losing your case. 16 17 IT IS SO ORDERED. 18 Dated: December 2, 2015 19 _______________________________________ YVONNE GONZALEZ ROGERS 20 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT JUDGE 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2