United States District Court, D. Idaho
CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER TRACK: (EXPEDITED)
Lynn Winmill Chief U.S. District Court Judge
accordance with the agreements reached in the telephone
scheduling conference held between counsel and the Court on
April 4, 2018, and to further the just,
speedy, and inexpensive determination of this matter,
NOW THEREFORE IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the
following recitation of deadlines and procedures will govern
this litigation: 1. Dispositive Motion Deadline: All
dispositive motions, including motions for punitive damages,
must be filed by September 14,
Amendment of Pleadings and Joinder of Parties:
Motions to amend pleadings and join parties, except for
allegations of punitive damages, must be filed on or before
May 1, 2018. This deadline will only be
extended for good cause shown.
Alternative Dispute Resolution: ADR must be held by
September 14, 2018. The parties are directed
to contact Keith Bryan, the ADR Coordinator, at (208)
334-9067, to schedule the conference.
Discovery Plan: All discovery must be in accordance
with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the Local Rules
for the District of Idaho, and the parties' joint
discovery plan which is incorporated herein by reference.
a. Pursuant to Fed.R.Evid. 502(d), and Section VIII(a) of the
parties' stipulated discovery plan, it is hereby ORDERED
that production of a privileged or work-product-protected
document, whether inadvertent or otherwise, is not a waiver
of privilege or work-product protection in this case or in
any other federal or state proceeding.
Completion of Fact Discovery: All fact discovery
must be completed by September 14, 2018.
This is a deadline for the completion of all fact discovery;
it is not a deadline for discovery requests. Discovery
requests must be made far enough in advance of this deadline
to allow completion of the discovery by the deadline date.
Disclosure of Experts:
a. The Plaintiff must disclose the experts
intended to be called at trial on or before May 15,
b. The Defendant must disclose the experts
intended to be called at trial on or before June 15,
c. Plaintiff's rebuttal experts must be
identified on or before June 29, 2018.
d. ALL discovery relevant to experts must be
completed by: August 1, 2018 7.
Scheduling of Trial and Pretrial Conference.
Plaintiff's counsel must contact courtroom deputy
Jamie Bracke within one week following the
entry of a decision on all pending dispositive motions to
make arrangements for a telephonic trial setting conference
with the Court to set pre-trial and trial deadlines. If no
dispositive motion is filed, Plaintiff's counsel must
immediately contact the courtroom deputy within one week of
the dispositive motion filing deadline to set a telephonic
trial setting conference.
Law Clerk: The law clerk assigned to this case is
Jeff Severson, and may be reached at (208)