C.D. Cal. 2:15-cv-00298 Case History

Videckis v. Pepperdine University
Previously Videckis v. Weisenberg
No. 2:15-cv-00298, Docket 

Court: Central District of California (Western Division – Los Angeles)
Assigned to: Judge Dean D. Pregerson
Referred to: Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Chooljian






Plaintiffs’ Motion to Request Production of Notes
Plaintiffs’ Motion to Compel Deposition of Andrew Benton
  • Plaintiffs’ Supplemental Memo in support of motion to compel (05/23/2017)
  • ORDER, Magistrate Judge Chooljian: Motion GRANTED  (05/18/2017) #132
    • deposition to take place 14 days of this order absent agreement of the parties to conduct on a later date or to refrain from conducting in light of pending motions in limine which are set for hearing before Judge Pregerson
  • Plaintiffs’ Reply in support of motion (06/09/2017)
    • Plaintiffs agreed to have Defendant’s objections heard at hearing, but did not agree to delay deposition
    • Plaintiffs contend Defendants are in violation of Mag. Judge Chooljian’s order


  • HEARING on Motion to Compel Benton Deposition (and motions in limine) held June 19, 2017
  • MINUTE ORDER (06/19/2017)
    • outline here


Motions in Limine
Plaintiffs' Motions in Limine
  • Plaintiffs’ MIL No.5  (04/24/2017)
  • To exclude or limit the expert testimony of Brian Barrio, Ryan Weisenberg, Jordan Smith, Trisha Raniewicz, Mallorie Winn, Steve Potts, Karina Herold, Tabatha Jones Jolivet, Mark Davis, Kevin Wright, Karissa Scherrer and Gary Green
Defendant's Motions in Limine
  • Defendant’s MIL No.10 (04/24/2017)
  • To exclude testimony and/or evidence of Adi Conlogue’s comments to Plaintiffs about Plaintiffs’ relationship, whether they shared a room and/or a bed, whether they celebrated their birthdays together, whether they took trips together and whether they pushed their beds together
Defendant’s Pretrial Motions as to certain of Plaintiffs’ Claims


Parties' Contentions of Fact/Law and Trial Briefs
Parties' Witness and Exhibit Lists 
Parties' Proposed Jury-Related  
Final Pretrial Conference 
  • Final Pretrial Conference held July 10, 2017; Minutes 
    • Discussion of Trial Procedures, Jury-related issues (more notes forthcoming)
    • Defendants to file for judgment on pleadings and motion to strike certain claims (see pretrial motions above)
Deposition Transcripts 
Jury Trial before Judge Dean D. Pregerson
  • Day 1: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 Minutes 
    • Jury selection (continued July 19)
  • Day 2: Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Minutes
    • Jury selection, concluded
    • Judge Pregerson’s Statement for the Jury
    • Parties’ Opening Statements
    • Plaintiffs’ Witness: LAYANA WHITE (direct examination; beginning cross-examination)
  • Day 3: Thursday, July 20, 2017
    • Plaintiffs’ Witness: LAYANA WHITE (cross-examination continued)




Current through Docket #218, 07/19/2017