Within the past few days there have been several advancements made in the Allstate versus defendants, Auto Glass America (AGA) and its owner Charles Isaly suit.
The motions include:
- A request, made by the defendants, for a seven-day extension of the deadline to serve the expert report of G. Hartley Mellish, Ph.D. According to court documents, this request has been granted; the new deadline for the expert report is August 6, 2020.
- A joint motion for remote mediation with an agreed upon mediator. The presiding judge granted this request, both parties may conduct their mediation, scheduled for August 18, 2020, beginning at 9:00 a.m., via the Zoom online platform, or by some other mutually agreeable remote means. The parties’ selection of Judge Stanford Blake was also approved.
- The judge has ordered AGA to respond to Allstate’s motion to compel by August 10, 2020 by 5 p.m.
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