United States District Court, W.D. Washington, Seattle
THIRD AMENDED ORDER SETTING TRIAL DATE & RELATED
S. LASNIK UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE.
December 4, 2017
Revised motions in limine must be filed by and noted
on the motion calendar no later than the second
Friday thereafter. Replies will be accepted.
October 30, 2017
Agreed pretrial order due
Pretrial conference to be scheduled by the Court
November 22, 2017
Trial briefs, proposed voir dire questions, proposed
jury instructions, and trial exhibits due
November 29, 2017
Length of Trial: 7 days
dates are set at the direction of the Court after reviewing
the joint status report submitted by the parties on June 22,
2017. All other dates have already passed or are specified in
the Local Civil Rules. If any of the dates identified in this
Order or the Local Civil Rules fall on a weekend or federal
holiday, the act or event shall be performed on the next
business day. These are firm dates that can be changed only
by order of the Court, not by agreement of counsel or the
parties. The Court will alter these dates only upon good
cause shown; failure to complete discovery within the time
allowed is not recognized as good cause.
trial date assigned to this matter creates an irreconcilable
conflict, counsel must notify Teri Roberts, the judicial
assistant, at 206-370-8810 within 10 days of the date of this
Order and must set forth the exact nature of the conflict. A
failure to do so will be deemed a waiver. Counsel must be
prepared to begin trial on the date scheduled, but it should
be understood that the trial may have to await the completion
of other cases.
TO ELECTRONIC FILING PROCEDURES AND LOCAL RULES
and procedures for electronic filing can be found on the
Western District of Washington's website at
www.wawd.uscourts.gov. Pro se litigants may
file either electronically or in paper form. The following
alterations to the Electronic Filing Procedures apply in all
cases pending before Judge Lasnik:
- Alteration to LCR 10(e)(9) - Effective July 1, 2014, the
Western District of Washington will no longer accept courtesy
copies in 3-ring binders. All courtesy copies must be 3-hole
punched, tabbed, and bound by rubber bands or clips. If any
courtesy copies are delivered to the intake desk or chambers
in 3-ring binders, the binders will be returned immediately.
This policy does NOT apply to the submission of
- Alteration to Section III, Paragraph M of the Electronic
Filing Procedures - Unless the proposed order is stipulated,
agreed, or otherwise uncontested, the parties need not e-mail
a copy of the order to the judge's e-mail address.
- Pursuant to LCR 10(e)(10), all references in the
parties' filings to exhibits should be as specific as
possible (i.e., the reference should cite the specific page
numbers, paragraphs, line numbers, etc.). All exhibits must
be marked to designate testimony or evidence referred to in
the parties' filings. Filings that do not comply with LCR
10(e) may be rejected and/or returned to the filing party,
particularly if a party submits lengthy deposition testimony
without highlighting or other required markings.
- Alteration to LCR 7(d)(4) - Any motion in limine
must be filed by the date set forth above and noted on the
motion calendar no earlier than the second Friday thereafter.
Any response is due on or before the Wednesday before the
noting date. Parties may file and serve reply memoranda, not
to exceed nine pages in length, on or before the noting date.
to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 5.2 and LCR 5.2, parties
must redact the following information from documents and
exhibits before they are filed with the court:
* Dates of Birth - redact to the year of birth
* Names of Minor Children - redact to the ...