United States District Court, D. Montana, Missoula Division
ALLIANCE FOR THE WILD ROCKIES and NATIVE ECOSYSTEMS COUNCIL, Plaintiffs,
LEANNE MARTEN, Regional Forester of Region One of the U.S. Forest Service, UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE, an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Defendants.
Jeremiah C. Lynch United States Magistrate Judge.
Complaint having been filed in this case, and pursuant to
Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 16(b) and 26(f) and L.R.
16.1, 16.2, & 26.1, IT IS ORDERED:
Responsibility of Plaintiffs' Counsel.
order is issued at the outset of the case, and a copy is
delivered by the Clerk of Court to counsel for the plaintiff.
Plaintiffs' counsel is directed to serve a copy of this
order to all parties that have appeared, and to each other
party within ten days after receiving notice of that
party's appearance. Plaintiffs' case may be dismissed
without prejudice if Plaintiffs fail to serve opposing
counsel with this order.
Rule 26(f) Conference and Case Management Plan.
Management Plan shall be filed on or before September 13,
2019. Lead trial counsel for the respective parties shall, at
least two weeks before the Case Management Plan is due, meet
to discuss the nature and basis of their claims and defenses
and the possibilities for a prompt settlement or resolution
of the case and to develop a proposed case management plan.
The case management plan resulting from the Rule 26(f)
conference is not subject to revision absent
Contents of Case Management Plan.
Case Management Plan shall contain deadlines for the
following pretrial motions and events or shall state that
such deadlines are not necessary:
Motions to Dismiss (fully briefed)
Certification of Administrative Record
Motions to Supplement the Administrative Record
Motions to Amend the Pleadings
Completion of Discovery
Motions for Summary Judgment (fully ...