United States District Court, D. Nebraska
ORDER AMENDING SCHEDULE FOR PROGRESSION OF
Gossett, III United States Magistrate Judge
case is before the court on the Joint Motion to Amend
Progression Order (#64). The motion will be granted.
ORDERED that the provisions of the court's earlier,
initial progression order remain in effect, and in addition
to those provisions, the following amended deadlines shall
Motions for Summary Judgment.
for summary judgment shall be filed not later than November
17, 2017. See NECivR 56.1 and 7.0.1.
a. Deposition Deadline. All depositions, whether or not they
are intended to be used at trial, shall be completed by
November 17, 2017.
b. Written Discovery Deadline. All interrogatories, requests
for admission and requests for production or inspection,
whether or not they are intended to be used at trial, shall
be completed by November 15, 2017. Counsel may stipulate to
extensions of time to respond to discovery requests in
accordance with Fed.R.Civ.P. 29, but such extensions shall
not extend any of the dates in this order; any request to
extend the deadlines of this order shall be sought by motion.
c. Discovery Motions. Discovery motions shall be filed not
later than November 17, 2017, as to matters which are then
ripe for decision; discovery matters arising after that date
may be the subject of motions until the deposition deadline.
Counsel are reminded of the provisions of NECivR 7.0.1(i).
Disclosure of Expert
plaintiff, counter-claimant, and cross-claimant shall, as
soon as practicable but not later than August 7, 2017, serve
all opposing parties with the statement required by
Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(a)(2) regarding each expert witness it
expects to call to testify at trial pursuant to the
provisions of Rule 702, 703 or 705, Fed. Rules of Evidence.
Each defendant, counter-defendant, and cross-defendant shall
serve its statement of the expert witnesses it expects to
call to testify pursuant to Rule 702, 703 or 705, Fed. Rules
of Evidence, pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(a)(2) as soon
thereafter as practicable, but not later than September 29,
2017. If necessary to refute the disclosed opinions of an
expert witness of an opponent, a plaintiff, counter-claimant,
or cross-claimant may disclose additional expert witnesses
not later than October 30, 2017, provided that the disclosing
party then provides all of the information described in
Fed.R.Civ.P. Rule 26(a)(2) and makes the expert witness
available for deposition prior to the date set for completion
of depositions. Supplementation of these disclosures, if
originally made prior to these deadlines, shall be made on
these deadlines as to any information for which
supplementation is addressed in Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(e). The
testimony of the expert at trial shall be limited to the
information disclosed in accordance with this paragraph.
to Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(a)(3), each party shall serve opposing
counsel and file a redacted version as applicable with the
following information regarding the evidence it may present
at trial other than solely for impeachment purposes as soon
as practicable but not later than the date specified:
a. Nonexpert Witnesses - On or before
February 1, 2018: The name, address and telephone
number of each witness, separately identifying
those whom the party expects to present and those ...