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: 2/7/2020
Initial Disclosures Pursuant to FRCP 26(a)(1): 2/21/2020
Combined Joint Status Report and Discovery Plan as Required
by FRCP 26(f)and Local Civil Rule 26(f): 3/6/2020
deadlines above may be extended only by the Court. Any
request for an extension should be made by e-mail to Andy
Quach, 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 Andy Quach, Courtroom
Deputy, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 March 6, 2020. 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
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 ...