Simon et al v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Company, No. 2:2014cv00940 - Document 28 (E.D. La. 2014)

Court Description: ORDER & REASONS: ORDERED that 15 Request/Statement of Oral Argument on its Motion for Summary Judgment is DENIED. Signed by Judge Martin L.C. Feldman.(cml)
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Simon et al v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Company Doc. 28 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA MINDY SIMON, wife of/and TROY LEPINE CIVIL ACTION v. NO. 14-940 STATE FARM FIRE AND CASUALTY COMPANY SECTION "F" ORDER AND REASONS Before the Court is the defendant's request for oral argument on its motion for summary judgment. The request is DENIED for the following reasons. It is the Court’s policy to grant oral argument on motions if one of the following factors is present: 1. There is a need for an evidentiary hearing. 2. The motion or opposition papers involve a novel or complex issue of law that is unsettled. 3. The motion or opposition papers argue for a change in existing law. 4. The motion or opposition papers implicate a constitutional issue. 5. The case itself is of widespread community interest. Because the motion does not involve any of the above factors, IT IS ORDERED: that the defendant's request for oral argument on 1 Dockets.Justia.com its motion for summary judgment is DENIED. New Orleans, Louisiana, October 9, 2014 ______________________________ MARTIN L. C. FELDMAN UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 2