Assignment 2: Midweek Production Assignment: The Estate of Dr. Jacobson
In drafting this document, you will probably be wondering when and how such would be used. The parties to the ligation need a schedule to follow, and by setting and agreeing to these, all parties bind themselves. How and why do you believe a Rule 26 Stipulation is appropriate? Would you change the deadlines from those stated in the template? How and why?
Vern Jacobson, a prominent cardiologist, residing in Scranton, Pennsylvania (Middle District), was killed in an automobile accident by an employee of Zenith Corporation, a West Virginia corporation, when the employee was driving in Scranton. The state police report indicates that the employee was at fault. Under the doctrine of respondeat superior, Zenith Corporation is responsible for the acts of its employees.
Dr. Jacobson was 48 years old when he died and earned $422,250 last year. By using the Rule 26 Stipulation Template, prepare a Rule 26 stipulation for the case involving Dr. Jacobson. Click here to download and review the Rule 26 Stipulation Template.
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