United States District Court, D. Nebraska
JORDAN C. FISCHER, Plaintiff,
DUNCAN AVIATION, INC., Defendant.
AMENDED ORDER SETTING FINAL SCHEDULE FOR PROGRESSION
M. Bazis United States Magistrate Judge.
matter is before the Court on the parties' Joint Motion
to Modify Progression Order. (Filing No. 16.) The
motion is granted. Accordingly:
ORDERED that the provisions of the Court's earlier final
progression order remain in effect, and in addition to those
provisions, the following shall apply:
Motion to Dismiss and Motions for Summary Judgment. Motions
to dismiss and/or for summary judgment shall be filed not
later than July 23, 2018. See NECivR 56.1
and NECivR 7.1.
a. Deposition Deadline. All depositions, whether or not they
are intended to be used at trial, shall be completed by June
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 March 16, 2018. 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 June 22, 2018, 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
7.1(i). Motions to compel shall not be filed without
first contacting the chambers of the undersigned magistrate
judge to set a conference to discuss the parties'
Disclosure of Expert Witnesses.The parties have indicated that
they do not anticipate using expert witnesses in this case.
The parties will immediately inform the Court if that should
change and provide a proposed progression schedule.
Pretrial Disclosures. Pursuant 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 September 14, 2018: The
name, address and telephone number of each witness, separately
identifying those whom the party expects to present and those
whom the party may call if the need arises.
b. Deposition Testimony and Discovery - The designation of
discovery testimony and discovery responses intended to be
utilized at trial is not required at this time.
c. Trial Exhibits - On or before September 14, 2018: A list
of all exhibits it expects to offer by providing a numbered
listing and permitting examination of such exhibits,
designating on the list those exhibits it may offer only if
the need arises.
d. Waiver of Objections. Any and all objections to the use of
the witnesses, deposition testimony, discovery responses, or
exhibits disclosed pursuant to the above subparagraphs,
including any objection pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 32(a) that a
deponent is available to testify at the trial, shall be made
a part of the pretrial order. Failure to list objections
(except those under Fed.R.Evid. ...