United States District Court, D. Massachusetts
LILIAN PAHOLA CALDERON JIMENEZ AND LUIS GORDILLO, ET AL., individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, Petitioners-Plaintiffs,
KEVIN McALEENAN, ET AL., Respondents-Defendants.
case is governed procedurally by the 1992 Amendments to the
Local Rules of the United States District Court for the
District of Massachusetts (the "Local Rules"),
which implement the District's Civil Justice Expense and
Delay Reduction Plan. Counsel must, therefore, comply with
the relevant Local Rules in the litigation of this case.
hereby ORDERED pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 16(b) and Local Rule
1.__shall respond to the Complaint by___.
[ ] 2.
Any proposed party who has not yet been served shall be
served by__. Counsel shall within 14 days thereafter file a
return of service or a statement that service has not been
accomplished and that the claims against the previously named
proposed party shall be dismissed without prejudice.
[ ] 3.
Any Motion to Amend the pleadings, or any Motion to File
additional pleadings, shall be filed by__, and responses
shall be filed as required by the applicable provisions of
the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
[ ] 4.
The parties shall by__make the automatic document disclosure
required by Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(a) (1) and
Local Rule 26.2(A) and, if applicable, disclose the
information required by Local Rule 35.1
[ ] 5.
The parties shall by__ make the disclosure authorized by
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 26(a) (1) and Local Rule
26.1(b)(1) and (2).
[ ] 6.
All dispositive motions except motions for summary judgment
shall be filed by__ and responses shall be filed fourteen
days thereafter pursuant to Local Rule 7.1.
[ ] 7.
Discovery shall initially be limited to the issue(s) of__,
and shall be complete by__.
[ ] 8.
Counsel for the parties shall meet at least once to explore
the possibility of settlement and report to the court by the
status and prospects for settlement.
case is not settled, the parties shall report whether they
wish to participate in mediation to be conducted by a
magistrate judge or attorney on the Court's panel of
[ ] 9.
A settlement conference, which must be attended by trial
counsel with full settlement authority or with their clients,
shall be held on, __ at__.
[ ] 10.
A status and case management conference will be held by
Magistrate Judge__on a date to be scheduled by him in__.
[ ] 11.
Plaintiff(s) and/or Counterclaim or Third Party Plaintiff(s)
shall by__designate experts and disclose the information
described in Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(a) (2), concerning each expert.
Each other party shall by__designate ...