United States District Court, W.D. Washington, Seattle
ORDER REGARDING INITIAL DISCLOSURES, JOINT STATUS
REPORT, AND EARLY SETTLEMENT
A. TSUCHIDA Chief United States Magistrate Judge
INITIAL SCHEDULING DATES
Court sets the following dates for initial disclosure and
submission of the Joint Status Report and Discovery Plan:
Deadline for FRCP 26(f) Conference
Initial Disclosures Pursuant to FRCP 26(a)(1)
Combined Joint Status Report and Discovery Plan as
Required by FRCP 26(f) and Local Civil Rule 26(f)
deadlines above may be extended only by the Court. Any
request for an extension should be made by e-mail to Agalelei
Elkington, Courtroom Deputy, at
email@example.com. The parties are
directed to meet and confer before contacting the court to
request an extension.
case involves claims which are exempt from the requirements
of FRCP 26(a) and 26(f), please notify Agalelei Elkington,
Courtroom Deputy, at
JOINT STATUS REPORT & DISCOVERY PLAN
parties are directed to confer and provide the Court with a
combined Joint Status Report and Discovery Plan (the
“Report”) by October 11, 2019.
This conference shall be a face-to-face meeting or a
telephonic conference. The Court will use the Report to
determine if a Fed.R.Civ.P. 16 conference would be helpful
and to set a schedule for the prompt completion of the case.
The report must contain the following information by
corresponding paragraph numbers:
statement of the nature and complexity of the case.
proposed deadline for joining additional parties.
discovery plan that states, by corresponding paragraph
letters (A, B, etc.), the parties' proposals on all items
set forth in Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(f)(3), including the following
(A) initial disclosures;
(B) subjects, timing, and potential phasing of ...