United States District Court, D. Arizona
ORDER SETTING RULE 16 MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
Bridget S. Bade, United States Magistrate Judge.
to Rule 16 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, a Case
Management Conference is set for December 14, 2016 at 10:00
a.m. in Courtroom 304, Sandra Day O'Connor United States
Courthouse, 401 West Washington Street, Phoenix, Arizona
85003-2120. In preparation for this Case Management
Conference, IT IS ORDERED:
parties shall provide initial disclosures in the form and on
the schedule required by Federal Rule of Civil Procedure
26(a). The parties must file with the Clerk of the Court a
Notice of Initial Disclosure; the parties should not file
copies of the actual disclosures.
limitation on the commencement of formal discovery set forth
in Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(d)(1) is waived. Formal
discovery may commence at any time after the appearance of
the party from whom discovery is sought.
to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 7.1, and Local Rule 7.1.1,
any nongovernmental corporate party to an action or
proceeding must file a Corporate Disclosure Statement. If not
previously filed, any nongovernmental corporate party must
file its Corporate Disclosure Statement within fourteen days
of receipt of this Order. Forms are available at
www.azd.uscourts.gov under “Rules, General
Orders & Forms.”
26(f) MEETING AND CASE MANAGEMENT REPORT
parties must meet and confer at least fourteen days before
the Case Management Conference. See Fed. R. Civ. P.
26(f)(1). At this Rule 26(f) Meeting, the parties shall
develop a joint Case Management Report that contains the
following information in separately numbered paragraphs.
parties who attended the Rule 26(f) Meeting and assisted in
developing the Case Management Report.
list of the parties in the case, including any parent
corporations or entities (for recusal purposes).
short statement of the nature of the case (3 pages or less),
including a ...