United States District Court, D. Nebraska
FARMERS INSURANCE EXCHANGE, TRUCK INSURANCE EXCHANGE, FIRE INSURANCE EXCHANGE, MID-CENTURY INSURANCE COMPANY, and FARMERS NEW WORLD LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, Plaintiffs,
GANON VAN DYKE, Defendant.
M. Bazis, United States Magistrate Judge.
matter is before the Court on Plaintiffs' Unopposed
Motion for Protective Order and Order on Plaintiffs'
Request for Injunctive Relief (Filing No. 28). The
Court, being fully advised in the premises, finds that the
motion should be granted.
IS ORDERED that the following terms and conditions
shall govern the disclosure and use of confidential
information in this matter:
used herein, the term “Confidential Information”
includes, but is not limited to: (a) proprietary business and
financial information; (b) any documents identifying the
personal or confidential information of any person not a
party to this lawsuit, including Social Security numbers,
phone numbers or addresses; and (c) any other information the
disclosure of which is likely to have the effect of causing
substantial harm to the competitive position of the person,
partnership, corporation or other organization from which the
information is obtained.
used in this Order, the word “documents” means
all written, recorded or graphic matter whatsoever produced
or prepared by any party or third-party in this action.
Confidential Information produced or exchanged in the course
of this action shall be used solely for the purpose of
preparing for and conducting this action, including trial and
appeals, if any, and shall not be used in any other pending
or future litigation or for any other purpose, except as may
be ordered by this Court.
Subject to the additional limitations in Paragraph 5, access
to Confidential Information shall be limited to the following
a. Counsel of record in this action and other outside counsel
and necessary clerical and support staff working with the
attorneys in this action;
b. The named parties in this action, including any of their
officers and directors and employees who are assisting
counsel in the prosecution or defense of this case or who are
requested to provide testimony in this action;
c. Consultants and experts, independent of the parties named
in this action, who are retained for the purpose of
consulting, testifying or assisting in the preparation of
this action for trial;
d. Any person whose testimony is taken or to be taken in this
litigation, except that such a person may only be shown
documents, testimony, information or other materials
designated as “Confidential” during his or her
testimony and in preparation therefore, and only to the
extent necessary for the preparation of such testimony;
e. Such other persons as hereafter may be designated by
written agreement of the parties involved or designated by
the Court in the interests of justice;
f. Authors, recipients and anyone copied on any Confidential
g. The Court, court personnel and any jury selected in this
action, court reporters and video personnel who take, record
and transcribe ...