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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
DISTRICT OF MASSACHUSETTS
ARDUINO S.R.L., ET AL
CIVIL ACTION NO. 15-10181-DJC
This Scheduling Order is intended primarily to provide a reasonable timetable for discovery
and motion practice and to ensure the fair and just resolution of this matter, either by settlement or
trial, without undue delay or expense.
Having conducted a Scheduling Conference between the parties pursuant to Local Rule
16.1(a), it is hereby ORDERED pursuant to Rule 16(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Local Rule 16.1(f) that:
1. Initial Disclosures. Counsel report initial disclosures have been made.
2. Amendments to Pleadings. Except for good cause shown, no motions seeking leave to
add new parties or to amend the pleadings to assert new claims or defenses may be filed after August
21, 2015 .
3. Fact Discovery.
Final Deadline. All discovery, other than expert discovery, must be completed
by March 15, 2016 .
4. Status Conference. A status conference will be held on March 21, 2016 at 2:00PM in
Courtroom 11, 5th Floor.
5. Expert Discovery.
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Expert disclosures by the party with the burden of proof must be designated
and the information required by Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(2) must be disclosed by
April 15, 2016 .
b. Rebuttal trial experts must be designated and the information required by Fed.
R. Civ. P. 26(a)(2) must be disclosed by May 15, 2016 .
All trial experts must be deposed by June 15, 2016 .
6. Summary Judgment Motions.
a. Motions for summary judgment must be filed by July 15, 2016 .
b. Opposition to summary judgment motions must be filed within 21 days after service
of the motion pursuant to Local Rule 7.1.
c. All summary judgment filings shall conform to the requirements of Local Rule 56.1.
July 22, 2015
/s/ Denise J. Casper
U. S. District Judge