06.19.18 | Articles
The Standard for Extending Discovery Deadlines
New York Law Journal
Last month Magistrate Judge Katharine H. Parker issued an interesting decision in City of Almaty, Kazakhstan v. Ablyazov. In this article, we highlight Judge Parker’s decision, which discusses the impact of the proportionality requirements in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure on extension of discovery deadlines and articulates a five-factor balancing test to apply when considering requests to extend discovery.
The Standard for Extending Discovery Deadlines (PDF | 435.36 KB)