United States District Court, D. Nebraska
FINAL PROGRESSION ORDER
M. Bazis United States Magistrate Judge
matter is before the Court on the parties' Joint
Stipulation for Progression Order Deadlines. (Filing No.
48.) The Stipulation is granted. Accordingly, IT
IS ORDERED that the provisions of the Court's
earlier initial progression order remain in effect, and in
addition to those provisions, the following shall apply:
jury trial of this case is set to commence before John M.
Gerrard, Chief United States District Judge, in the Special
Proceedings Courtroom, Roman L. Hruska Federal Courthouse,
111 South 18th Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska, at 9:00
a.m. on June 15, 2020, or as soon
thereafter as the case may be called, for a duration of five
(5) trial days. This case is subject to the prior trial of
criminal cases and other civil cases that may be scheduled
for trial before this one. Jury selection will be held at the
commencement of trial.
Pretrial Conference is scheduled to be held before the
undersigned magistrate judge on May 18, 2020
at 11:00 a.m., and will be conducted by
internet/telephonic conferencing. Counsel shall use the
conferencing instructions assigned to this case to
participate in the conference. (If counsel wishes to appear
in person, counsel must contact chambers requesting
permission to do so. Before contacting chambers to request
such relief, counsel shall confer regarding the issue.) The
parties' proposed Pretrial Conference Order and Exhibit
List(s) must be emailed to email@example.com, in Word
format, by 3:00 p.m. on May 13, 2020.
deadlines for moving to amend pleadings or add parties are:
For the plaintiff(s): May 9, 2019
For the defendant(s): May 9, 2019
deadline for completing written discovery under Rules 33, 34,
and 36 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure is
September 20, 2019. Motions to compel
discovery under Rules 33, 34, and 36 must be filed by
October 4, 2019 Note: A
motion to compel, to quash, or for a disputed protective
order shall not be filed without first contacting the
chambers of the undersigned magistrate judge to set a
conference for discussing the parties' dispute.
deadlines for identifying expert witnesses expected to
testify at the trial, (both retained experts, (Fed. R.
Civ. P. 26(a)(2)(B)), and non-retained experts,
(Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(2)(C)), are:
For the plaintiff(s): August 9, 2019
For the Intervenor: August 9, 2019
For the defendant(s): September 20, 2019
deadlines for complete expert disclosures for all experts
expected to testify at trial, (both retained experts,
(Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(2)(B)), and ...