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Faulkner v. Douglas County

United States District Court, D. Nebraska

June 14, 2016

LINDA L. FAULKNER, an individual, Plaintiff,
v.
DOUGLAS COUNTY, NEBRASKA, a political subdivision of the State of Nebraska, Defendant.

          STIPULATED PROTECTIVE ORDER

          F.A. Gossett, III United States Magistrate Judge

         This matter is before the court on the Joint Stipulation for Protective Order (Filing No. 17) filed by the plaintiff, Linda Faulkner, and the defendant, Douglas County, Nebraska. Upon a showing of good cause in support of the entry of a protective order to control the discovery and dissemination of confidential or proprietary information in this case, IT IS ORDERED: The parties' Joint Stipulation for Protective Order (Filing No. 17) is granted.

         IT IS FURTHER ORDERED:

         1. In this action, the parties have sought and are seeking through discovery information which is confidential and proprietary in nature. In addition, the parties anticipate there will be questioning concerning confidential information in the course of depositions.

         2. The parties agree that the release or disclosure of the Confidential Information outside the scope of this litigation would harm the business interests or otherwise embarrass or invade the privacy of the designating party.

         3. The parties jointly stipulate to and request the entry of a Protective Order for the purpose of preventing the disclosure and use of Confidential Information by any party or non-party except as set forth herein.

         4. Under the terms of this Protective Order, “Confidential Information” shall include, but not be limited to, any document, file, electronic material, portions of files, transcribed testimony or responses to discovery requests, including any extract, abstract, chart, summary, note or copy made therefrom containing or comprising:

a. Documents and information pertaining to individuals, including Plaintiff, that were or are employed by Defendant or a non-party;
b. Plaintiff’s and/or Defendant’s financial information; and
c. Information related to the medical care and treatment of Plaintiff.

         5. This Protective Order applies to Confidential Information produced by Plaintiff, Defendant, and any non-party who produces documents as a result of discovery subpoenas or other requests, including, but not limited to, information or materials already produced.

         6. This Protective Order applies to the parties and each and every attorney with the law firms representing any party in this case.

         7. Where any kind of Confidential Information is produced, provided or otherwise disclosed by a party or a non-party in response to any discovery request or subpoena, such Confidential Information should be designated as such by stamping “CONFIDENTIAL” on the documents that will be covered by this Protective Order, and such stamp shall be preserved on the copies of such documents, including, but not limited to, pages of any deposition transcript or exhibit which discloses or discusses the protected information. Such documents, information or materials may be designated as Confidential only if they are not otherwise publicly available.

         8. This Protective Order shall be without prejudice to the right of any of the parties to this action (i) to seek any further Protective Order; or (ii) by application and notice, to seek relief from any provision of the Protective Order contemplated hereby on any ground. During the pendency of any challenge to the applicability of this Protective Order to any document, information or thing, ...


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