Lucido v. Nestle Purina Pet Care Company, No. 3:2015cv00569 - Document 130 (N.D. Cal. 2016)

Court Description: ORDER DENYING STIPULATION AND ORDER re 129 (1) Set a Briefing Scheduling for the Motions to Strike Expert Testimony; etc. Signed by Judge Edward M. Chen on 9/2/16. (bpf, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/2/2016)
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Lucido v. Nestle Purina Pet Care Company 1 2 3 4 5 6 Doc. 130 Jeffrey B. Cereghino, SBN 099480 Email: jbc@rocklawcal.com Michael F. Ram, SBN 104805 Email: mram@rocklawcal.com RAM, OLSON, CEREGHINO & KOPCZYNSKI LLP 101 Montgomery Street, Suite 1800 San Francisco, California 94104 Telephone: (415) 433-4949 [Additional Counsel Appear on Signature Page] 7 8 Attorneys for Plaintiffs and Proposed Class UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 9 10 11 FRANK LUCIDO, et al, on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated, 12 13 14 15 16 17 Plaintiffs, v. NESTLÉ PURINA PETCARE COMPANY, a Missouri corporation; and DOES1 through 200, inclusive, Defendants. Case No. 3:15-cv-00569-EMC STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN Denied 18 CLASS ACTION 19 Complaint Filed: February 5, 2015 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 1 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC Dockets.Justia.com 1 2 RECITALS WHEREAS, Defendant Nestle Purina Petcare Company has filed motions to exclude 3 the expert reports, opinions, and testimony of Plaintiffs’ experts, Dr. Jena Questen and Dr. John 4 H. Tegzes (Dkts. 109, 110, 124) (the “Motions to Strike Expert Testimony”) and a motion to 5 strike the supplemental report of Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 109) (the “Motion to Strike 6 Supplemental Report”); 7 WHEREAS, the Motions to Strike Expert Testimony were noticed for hearing on 8 October 27, 2016, the same day as the hearing on Defendant’s summary judgment motion; 9 WHEREAS, the Motion to Strike Supplemental Report was noticed for hearing on 10 11 September 15, 2016; WHEREAS, the parties previously entered into a stipulated briefing schedule for the 12 motion for summary judgment (Dkt. 104). Under that briefing schedule, Plaintiffs’ opposition 13 to the motion for summary judgment is due on September 22, 2016 and Defendant’s reply in 14 support of the motion for summary judgment is due on October 13, 2016. 15 WHEREAS, because all of the above motions involve overlapping issues, the parties 16 agree that it would be most efficient and expedient to coordinate the briefing schedule and 17 hearing date for the Motions to Strike Expert Testimony with the briefing schedule for the 18 motion for summary judgment and coordinate the hearing on the Motion to Strike 19 Supplemental Report with the hearing on the motion for summary judgment. 20 WHEREAS counsel for the parties have conferred and agree. 21 22 23 24 25 STIPULATION IT IS HEREBY STIPULATED, by all Plaintiffs and Defendant, by and through their respective counsel, that: 1. The briefing schedule for the Motions to Exclude Expert Testimony will be the same briefing schedule as the motion for summary judgment. 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 1 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC 2. 1 Plaintiffs’ response to both Defendant’s Motion to Exclude the Expert Report, 2 Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 110) and Defendant’s Motion to Exclude 3 the Expert Report, Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. John H. Tegzes (Dkt. 124) will be due on 4 September 22, 2016, the same day that Plaintiffs’ opposition to Defendant’s motion for 5 summary judgment is due. 3. 6 Defendant’s reply in support of its Motion to Exclude the Expert Report, 7 Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 110) and Motion to Exclude the Expert 8 Report, Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. John H. Tegzes (Dkt. 124) will be due on October 13, 9 2016, the same day Defendant’s reply in support of its motion for summary judgment is due. 4. 10 The hearing on Defendant’s Motion to Strike the Supplemental Expert Report of 11 Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 109), currently noticed for September 15, 2016, will be continued until 12 October 27, 2016. STIPULATED TO AND DATED this 1st day of September, 2016. 13 14 15 TERRELL MARSHALL LAW GROUP PLLC 16 By: 17 18 19 20 21 22 /s/ Beth E. Terrell, SBN 178171 Beth E. Terrell, SBN 178181 Email: bterrell@terrellmarshall.com Jennifer Rust Murray, Admitted Pro Hac Vice Email: jmurray@terrellmarshall.com Adrienne D. McEntee Email: amcentee@terrellmarshall.com 936 North 34th Street, Suite 300 Seattle, Washington 98103 Telephone: (206) 816-6603 Facsimile: (206) 319-5450 MAYER BROWN By: /s/ Keri E. Border, SBN #194015 Dale J. Giali, SBN #150382 Email: dgiali@mayerbrown.com Andrea M. Weiss, SBN # 252429 Email: aweiss@mayerbrown.com Keri Elizabeth Borders, SBN # 194015 Email: kborders@mayerbrown.com 350 South Grand Avenue, 25th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90071-1503 Telephone: (213) 229-9500 Facsimile: (213) 625-0248 23 24 25 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 2 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Jeffrey B. Cereghino, SBN 099480 Email: jbc@rocklawcal.com Michael F. Ram, SBN 104805 Email: mram@rocklawcal.com Matt J. Malone, SBN 221545 Email: mjm@rocklawcal.com Susan Brown, SBN 287986 Email: sbrown@rocklawcal.com RAM, OLSON, CEREGHINO & KOPCZYNSKI 101 Montgomery Street, Suite 1800 San Francisco, California 94104 Telephone: (415) 433-4949 Facsimile: (415) 433-7311 Carmine R. Zarlenga, III Email: czarlenga@mayerbrown.com 1999 K Street, NW Washington, DC 20006 Telephone: (202) 263-3227 Facsimile: (202) 263-5227 Attorneys for Defendant Nestle Purina Pet Care Company John Yanchunis Email: jyanchunis@forthepeople.com James D. Young Email: jyoung@forthepeople.com MORGAN & MORGAN COMPLEX LITIGATION GROUP 201 N Franklin Street, Floor 7 Tampa, Florida 33602 Telephone: (813) 275-5272 Facsimile: (813) 275-9295 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Donna F. Solen, SBN 297051 Email: dsolen@kkslegal.com KIMBRELL & SOLEN LLC 660 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Suite 302 Washington, DC 20003 Telephone: (202) 810-1999 Facsimile: (202) 318-8869 David Pastor, Admitted Pro Hac Vice Email: dpastor@pastorlawoffice.com PASTOR LAW OFFICE, LLP 63 Atlantic Avenue, 3rd Floor Boston, Massachusetts 02110 Telephone: (617) 742-9700 Facsimile: (617) 742-9701 25 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 3 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 Preston W. Leonard Email: pleonard@theleonardlawoffice.com LEONARD LAW OFFICE, P.C. 63 Atlantic Avenue, 3rd Floor Boston, Massachusetts 02110 Telephone: (617) 329-1295 Todd Garber Email: tgarber@fbfglaw.com Greg Blankinship Email: gblankinship@fbfglaw.com FINKELSTEIN, BLANKINSHIP, FREI-PEARSON & GARBER, LLP 1311 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 220 White Plains, New York 10605 Telephone: (914) 298-3281 Facsimile: (914) 824-1561 Alan M. Mansfield, SBN 125998 Email: alan@clgca.com CONSUMER LAW GROUP 16870 West Bernardo Drive, Suite 400 San Diego, California 92127 Telephone: (619) 308-5034 Facsimile: (855) 274-1888 Roger Mandel, Admitted Pro Hac Vice Email: rlm@lhlaw.net LACKEY HERSHMAN, L.L.P 3102 Oak Lawn Avenue, Suite 777 Dallas, Texas 75219 Telephone: (214) 560-2201 Facsimile: (214) 560-2203 Denise Sayer Email: denise.sayer@paliareroland.com Odette Soriano Email: odette.soriano@paliareroland.com Margaret Waddell Email: marg.waddell@paliareroland.com PALIARE ROLAND ROSENBERG ROTHSTEIN LLP 155 Wellington Street W Toronto, ON M5J, Canada Telephone: (416) 646-4300 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 4 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Kenneth G. Gilman Email: Kgilman@gilmanpastor.com GILMAN LAW LLP 8951 Bonita Beach Road, S.E., Suite 525 Bonita Springs, Florida 34135 Telephone: (888) 252-0048 Michael J. Flannery Email: mflannery@cuneolaw.com CUNEO GILBERT & LADUCA, LLP 300 North Tucker Boulevard, No. 801 St. Louis, Missouri 63101 Telephone: (202) 587-5063 Facsimile: (202) 789-1813 Jennifer R. Edwards, Admitted Pro Hac Vice Email: jre@TheAnimalLawCenter.com Jay Wayne Swearingen, Admitted Pro Hac Vice Email: jws@theanimallawcenter.com THE ANIMAL LAW CENTER 730 West Hampden Avenue, Suite 304 Englewood, Colorado 80110 Telephone: (303) 322-4355 Kim E. Richman Email: krichman@richmanlawgroup.com Adam Lynn Email: alynn@richmanlawgroup.com THE RICHMAN LAW GROUP 81 Prospect Street Brooklyn, New York 11201 Telephone: (718) 705-4579 Facsimile: (718) 228-8522 S. Chandler Visher Email: chandler@visherlaw.com LAW OFFICES OF S. CHANDLER VISHER 44 Montgomery Street, Suite 3830 San Francisco, California 94104 Telephone: (415) 901-0500 Facsimile: (415) 901-0504 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 5 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Daniel A. Edelman Email: dedelman@edcombs.com Thomas E. Soule Email: tsoule@edcombs.com James O. Latturner, Admitted Pro Hac Vice Email: jlatturner@edcombs.com EDELMAN COMBS LATTURNER & GOODWIN LLC 20 South Clark Street, Suite 1500 Chicago Illinois 60603 Telephone: (312) 739-4200 Facsimile: (312) 419-0379 Attorneys for Plaintiffs 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 6 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC 1 I. ORDER 2 Based on the stipulation of the parties: 3 1. Plaintiffs’ response to both Defendant’s Motion to Exclude the Expert Report, 4 Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 110) and Defendant’s Motion to Exclude 5 the Expert Report, Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. John H. Tegzes (Dkt. 124) will be due on 6 September 22, 2016, the same day that Plaintiffs’ opposition to Defendant’s motion for 7 summary judgment is due. 8 9 2. Defendant’s reply in support of its Motion to Exclude the Expert Report, Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 110) and Motion to Exclude the Expert 10 Report, Opinions, and Testimony of Dr. John H. Tegzes (Dkt. 124) will be due on October 13, 11 2016, the same day Defendant’s reply in support of its motion for summary judgment is due. 12 3. The hearing on Defendant’s Motion to Strike the Supplemental Expert Report of 13 Dr. Jena Questen (Dkt. 109), currently noticed for September 15, 2016, will be continued until 14 October 27, 2016. (Denied) 2nd September DATED this _____ day of ______________________________, 2016. 17 20 S THE HONORABLE EDWARD M. CHEN UNI T ED 19 RT U O 18 S DI STRI CT TE C TA D DENIE 21 24 25 A LI TH 23 n M. Che Edward Judge R NO 22 ER N F D I S T I CT O R 26 27 R NI A 16 IT IS SO ORDERED. FO 15 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 7 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC C 1 2 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I, Beth E. Terrell, hereby certify that on September 1, 2016, I electronically filed the 3 foregoing with the Clerk of the Court using the CM/ECF system which will send notification of 4 such filing to the following: 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Dale J. Giali, SBN #150382 Email: dgiali@mayerbrown.com Andrea M. Weiss, SBN # 252429 Email: aweiss@mayerbrown.com Keri Elizabeth Borders, SBN # 194015 Email: kborders@mayerbrown.com MAYER BROWN 350 South Grand Avenue, 25th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90071-1503 Telephone: (213) 229-9500 Facsimile: (213) 625-0248 15 Carmine R. Zarlenga, III Email: czarlenga@mayerbrown.com 1999 K Street, NW Washington, DC 20006 Telephone: (202) 263-3227 Facsimile: (202) 263-5227 16 Attorneys for Defendant Nestle Purina Pet Care Company 13 14 17 18 DATED this 1st day of September, 2016. TERRELL MARSHALL LAW GROUP PLLC 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 By: /s/ Beth E. Terrell, SBN #178181 Beth E. Terrell, SBN #178181 Email: bterrell@terrellmarshall.com 936 North 34th Street, Suite 300 Seattle, Washington 98103-8869 Telephone: (206) 816-6603 Facsimile: (206) 319-5450 Attorneys for Plaintiffs 26 27 STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO (1) SET A BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR THE MOTIONS TO STRIKE EXPERT TESTIMONY; AND (2) CONTINUE THE HEARING ON THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT OF DR. JENA QUESTEN - 8 CASE NO. 3:15-CV-00569-EMC