The opinion of the court was delivered by: Donald G. Wilkerson United States Magistrate Judge
Depositions upon oral examination, interrogatories, request for documents, and answers and responses thereto shall not be filed unless on order of the Court.
Disclosures or discovery under Rule 26(a) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure are to be filed with the Court only to the extent required by the final pretrial order, other order of the Court, or if a dispute arises over the disclosure or discovery.
Having reviewed the Report of the Parties and finding that the parties have complied with the requirements of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(f) and SDIL-LR 16.2(a), the Court hereby approves and enters the Proposed Amended Scheduling and Discovery Order as submitted by the parties.
A. Plaintiff's deposition shall be taken by March 15, 2011.
B. Defendant's deposition shall be taken by April 15, 2011.
C. Third Party actions must be commenced by February 1, 2011. Cross-claims and counterclaims shall be filed in accordance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
D. Expert witnesses shall be disclosed, along with a written report prepared and signed by the witness pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(2), as follows:
Plaintiff's expert(s): May 2, 2011.
Defendant's expert(s): June 1, 2011.
Third Party expert(s): July 1, 2011.
E. Depositions of expert witnesses must be taken by: Plaintiff's expert(s): June 1, 2011.
Defendant's expert(s): July 1, 2011.
Third Party expert(s): August ...