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Pennzoil Quaker State Co. v. BLC Real Estate

April 19, 2010

PENNZOIL QUAKER STATE COMPANY, PLAINTIFF,
v.
BLC REAL ESTATE, L.L.C., ET AL., DEFENDANTS.



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Robert H. Cleland United States District Judge

ORDER SUSPENDING FORMAL DISCOVERY AND SCHEDULING SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE

On April 15, 2010, the court conducted a status conference in the above-captioned case with counsel for Plaintiff and Defendants. During the conference, counsel for the parties indicated that a court-conducted settlement conference might allow the parties to settle. The parties also indicated that, given the possibility of a settlement, a stay of formal discovery would prevent the parties from expending unnecessary resources. Accordingly, the court will schedule a settlement conference at 2:00 p.m. on April 26, 2010, with counsel for the parties and party representatives with decision-making authority. The court will also stay formal discovery.*fn1

Counsel also indicated that there is an unresolved issue concerning the extent of insurance coverage with respect to one or more insurance carriers for one or more of the defendants. The court cannot presently order, but nonetheless very strongly urges a representative with decision-making authority to attend on behalf of any insurance company with an acknowledged or potential obligation regarding this lawsuit, and to be prepared to meaningfully participate in the conference.

IT IS ORDERED that discovery is STAYED until April 27, 2010.

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that counsel and party representatives with decision-making authority appear for a settlement ...


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