1The term “party” as used in this Order means counsel for any party represented by a
lawyer, and any pro se party not represented by a lawyer.
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLORADO
Magistrate Judge Craig B. Shaffer
Civil Action No. 07cv00350REBCBS
JDB MEDICAL, INC.,
a California corporation, and
JAMES D. BEETON,
THE SORIN GROUP, S.p.A.,
an Italian entity of unknown form, and
ELA MEDICAL, INC.,
a Delaware corporation.
ORDER SETTING RULE 16(b) SCHEDULING CONFERENCE
AND RULE 26(f) PLANNING MEETING
This case has been referred to Magistrate Judge Craig B. Shaffer by District Judge Robert
E. Blackburn, pursuant to the Order of Reference filed February 20, 2007. See 28 U.S.C.
§636(b)(1)(A) and (B) and FED.R.CIV.P. 72(a) and (b).
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED:
(1) The court shall hold a FED.R.CIV.P. 16(b) scheduling and planning conference on
April 9, 2007, at
10:00 a.m. (Mountain Time)
The conference shall be held in Courtroom A402, Fourth Floor, Alfred A. Arraj U.S.
Courthouse, 901 19th Street, Denver, Colorado. If this date is not convenient for any party1, he or
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she shall confer with opposing parties and contact the court to reschedule the conference to a
more convenient time. Please remember that anyone seeking entry into the Alfred A. Arraj
United States Courthouse will be required to show valid photo identification. See
A copy of instructions for the preparation of a scheduling order and a form scheduling
order can be downloaded from the Court’s website at www.co.uscourts.gov/formsframe.htm
(Click on “Civil Forms” in the blue box at the top of the screen and scroll down to the bold
heading “Standardized Order Forms”). Parties shall prepare the proposed scheduling order in
accordance with the Court’s form.
The parties shall submit their proposed scheduling order, pursuant