United States District Court, D. Nebraska
AMENDED FINAL PROGRESSION ORDER
M. Bazis United States Magistrate Judge
MATTER is before the Court on the parties' stipulated
Motion to Extend Deadlines. (Filing No. 79.) The motion is
granted. Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED that the provisions of
the Court's earlier final progression order remain in
effect, and in addition to those provisions, the following
jury trial of this case is set to commence before Richard G.
Kopf, Senior United States District Judge, in Courtroom 1,
United States Courthouse, Lincoln, Nebraska, at 9:00 a.m. on
November 2, 2020, or as soon thereafter as the case may be
called, for a duration of four (4) 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 October 8, 2020 at 10:00
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
firstname.lastname@example.org, in Word format, by 12:00 p.m. on
October 5, 2020.
telephonic conference to discuss the status of case
progression and the parties' interest in settlement will
be held with the undersigned magistrate judge on June 3, 2020
at 3:00 p.m. Counsel shall use the conferencing instructions
assigned to this case to participate in the conference.
(Filing No. 42.)
deadline for serving initial mandatory disclosures under Rule
26(a)(1) is April 23, 2019.
deadlines for moving to amend pleadings or add parties are:
For the plaintiff(s): May 31, 2019
For the defendant(s): June 30, 2019
deadline for completing written discovery under Rules 33, 34,
and 36 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure is May 1,
2020. Motions to compel discovery under Rules 33, 34, and 36
must be filed by May 15, 2020 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
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.
For the plaintiff(s): November 25, 2019
For the defendant(s): November 25, 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 ...