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Grace v. City of Lancaster Department of Transportation

United States District Court, S.D. Ohio, Western Division

November 13, 2017

ELIZABETH GRACE, Plaintiff,
v.
CITY OF LANCASTER DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, et al., Defendants.

          BRADEN A. BLUMENSTIEL (0078254) DuPont and Blumenstiel, LLC Counsel for Plaintiff Elizabeth Grace

          WILLIAM J. O'NEILL (0029936) (Trial Attorney) KARINA R. KENDRICK (0093906) McDonald Hopkins LLC RANDALL T. ULLOM (0072561) Law Director & City Prosecutor City of Lancaster, Ohio Attorneys for Defendants City of Lancaster, Joe Azbell and Greg Hintz

          SMITH, JUDGE.

          STIPULATED PROTECTIVE ORDER

          KIMBERLY A. JOLSON, UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE.

         Pursuant to Rule 26(c) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Plaintiff Elizabeth Grace (“Grace”) and Defendants City of Lancaster, Joe Azbell, and Greg Hintz (collectively, “Defendants”), subject to approval by the Court, have agreed to the terms of this Stipulated Protective Order. Accordingly, it is ORDERED:

         1. Scope.

         All documents produced in the course of discovery, including initial disclosures, all responses to discovery requests, all deposition testimony and exhibits, other materials which may be subject to restrictions on disclosure for good cause and information derived directly therefrom (hereinafter collectively “documents”), shall be subject to this Order concerning confidential information as set forth below. As there is a presumption in favor of open and public judicial proceedings in the federal courts, this Order shall be strictly construed in favor of public disclosure and open proceedings wherever possible. The Order is also subject to the Local Rules of this District and the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure on matters of procedure and calculation of time periods.

         2. Form and Timing of Designation.

         A party may designate documents as confidential and restricted in disclosure under this Order by placing or affixing the words “CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER” on the document in a manner that will not interfere with the legibility of the document and that will permit complete removal of the CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER designation. Documents shall be designated CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER prior to or at the time of the production or disclosure of the documents. The designation “CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER” does not mean that the document has any status or protection by statute or otherwise except to the extent and for the purposes of this Order.

         3. Documents Which May be Designated CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER.

         Any party may designate documents as CONFIDENTIAL -SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER upon making a good faith determination that the documents contain information protected from disclosure by statute or that should be protected from disclosure as confidential personal information, medical or psychiatric information, trade secrets, personnel records, or such other sensitive commercial information that is not publicly available. Public records and other information or documents that are publicly available may not be designated as CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER.

         4. Depositions.

         Deposition testimony shall be deemed CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER only if designated as such. Such designation shall be specific as to the portions of the transcript or any exhibit to be designated as CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER. Thereafter, the deposition transcripts and any those portions so designated shall be protected as CONFIDENTIAL - SUBJECT TO PROTECTIVE ORDER, pending objection, under the terms of this Order.

         5. Protection of ...


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