IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLORADO
MAGISTRATE JUDGE PATRICIA A. COAN
Civil Action No. 06cv00376REBPAC
DONALD BLACKWELL, and
PACIFICARE OF COLORADO, INC.,
The above captioned case has been referred to Magistrate Judge Patricia A. Coan
pursuant to the Order of Reference entered by Judge Robert E. Blackburn on March 6, 2006.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED
that a Scheduling/Planning Conference pursuant to
Fed.R.Civ.P. 16(b) shall be held on April 26, 2006, commencing at 10:00 a.m. in Courtroom A501,
5th Floor of the Alfred A. Arraj United States Courthouse, 901 19th Street, Denver. If this date is
not convenient for any counsel/pro se party, he/she shall file a motion to reschedule the
conference to a more convenient date, and shall list dates in the motion which are available for
all counsel/pro se parties.
Absent exceptional circumstances, no request for rescheduling any appearance in
this court will be considered unless a motion is made FIVE (5) business days in advance of
the date of appearance.
The plaintiff shall notify all parties who have not entered an appearance of the date
and time of the Scheduling/Planning Conference.
IT IS ORDERED that counsel/pro se parties in this case are to hold a prescheduling
conference meeting and prepare a proposed Scheduling Order in accordance with Fed.R.Civ.P.
26(f), as amended, and the instructions accompanying the form scheduling order on or before 21
days before the scheduling conference. Pursuant to Fed.R.Civ.P. 26(d), as amended, no
discovery is to be exchanged until after the Rule 26(f) conference meeting.
No later than five (5) calendar days prior to the Scheduling/Planning Conference,
counsel/pro se parties shall submit their proposed Scheduling Order in the format available on the
Court’s website at: www.cod.uscourts.gov under magistrate judges forms (in PDF) in compliance
with the Court’s