The following civil cases have been set for Pre-Trial conferences on Thursday, August
12, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. via Zoom videoconference. Attorneys and self-represented parties shall
appear via Zoom videoconference.
On March 14, 2020, the Supreme Court of Georgia entered an Order Declaring Statewide
1 Most recently, the Supreme Court of Georgia entered its Fifteenth Order
Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency2 Fifteenth Order. According to the
A Continued use of remote proceedings where legal, practicable, and
safer. All courts should continue to use technology to conduct remote judicial
proceedings when doing so is a safer alternative to inperson proceedings, unless
the proceeding is required by law to be inperson or it is not practicable for
technical or other reasons for persons participating in the proceeding to
B Emergency rule amendments. Courts should understand and utilize the
authority provided and clarified by the emergency amendments made to court
rules on video conferences and teleconferences.
C Compelled participation. Courts may compel the participation of litigants,
lawyers, witnesses, and other essential personnel in remote judicial
proceedings, where allowed by court rules including emergency amendments
thereto. Such proceedings, however, must be consistent with public health
guidance, must not impose undue burdens on participants, and must not be
prohibited by the requirements of the United States or Georgia Constitutions or
applicable statutes or court rules.
Due to the current public health crisis and to reduce the Court's number of pending trials,
the Court will conduct its Civil Pre-Trial Conference calendar via Zoom videoconference. The
parties must appear in such a way to be seen and heard by the Court and all parties. The Court
will use Zoom https://zoom.us/ which is available for free. The Zoom hearing information is at
the end of this Notice. Parties may also request an electronic videoconference notice by emailing
the Court's Judicial Assistant, Kimberley Davis, at [email protected] If any
party does not have access to the internet or Zoom, contact Ms. Davis via email or at 404
Failure to appear at the Pre-Trial Conference may result in dismissal of the
Complaint with prejudice or striking of the Answer.
THERE WILL BE NO CONTINUANCES FROM THIS CALENDAR, EXCEPT FOR
LEGAL CAUSE. ONLY JUDGE EDLEIN CAN CONTINUE A CASE FROM THIS
CALENDAR. All requests for continuances must be in writing.
Settlement/Dismissal: If the case has been settled, dismissed, or otherwise completed,
upon providing notice to the Court's Staff Attorney, Lisa Liang, at [email protected],
the parties may be excused from appearing. All parties must appear unless they have received
written notice that they are excused. If the plaintiff intends to dismiss an action in lieu of
appearing, the dismissal and final disposition form must be filed no later than five 5 business
days before the hearing, with a copy emailed to Ms. Liang.
Consolidated Pre-Trial Orders: A consolidated pre-trial order CPTO and any motions
in limine should be eFiled and a copy in Word version emailed to Ms. Liang no later than 12:00
PM on Monday, August 9, 2021, unless otherwise instructed by the Court.
The following procedures are to be followed in the preparation and filing of CPTOs and
supersede any provisions to the contrary provided by the parties:
1. The parties shall use the Court's Consolidated Pre-Trial Order, available in Word
version by emailing Ms. Davis at [email protected] and attached
as Ex. A. The Court's CPTO contains significant additions and modifications to
Paragraphs 3, 5, 11, 14, 18, and 19.
2. Counsel shall consolidate the proposed pre-trial order. Failure of a party to submit
its portion of the proposed pre-trial order may result in sanctions. Uniform
Superior Court Rule 7.1.
Motions in Limine: Except for unforeseen evidentiary issues, all motions in limine and
responses thereto are to be filed contemporaneously with, or as a part of, the proposed CPTO. The
Court will hear oral argument, if necessary, during the Pre-Trial Conference. Parties must confer
before the Pre-Trial Conference to narrow the motions in limine for argument and must advise Ms.
Liang in writing no later than 12:00 P.M. on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 which motions are
withdrawn or stipulated. Parties acknowledge that counsel are directed to notify the Court on
the record at the time of any alleged violation, of the contention that the Court's ruling on a
motion in limine has been violated during trial.
Deposition Objections: Prior to trial, counsel shall make a good faith effort to resolve any
objections in depositions to be presented at trial. All unresolved objections, together with the
deposition transcript, argument, and citations, shall be eFiled contemporaneously but separately
from the CPTO, with a copy to the Court's Staff Attorney, Lisa Liang,
[email protected], no later than 12:00 P.M. on Monday, August 9, 2021.
All inquiries regarding this calendar should be directed to Lisa K. Liang, Staff Attorney,
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20EV002656 HERRERA, ADRIAN MUNGUIA vs. FISHER, SHERRYL A, WASHINGTON, WAYNE for Pltff., MUDDARAJ, NEETA for Dft.
20EV002675 BANKS, JAMIAH;BANKS, SARIE vs. TAVERA, ANGELO, OLIVER, DALLAS S.F. for Pltff., RICE, ASHLEY G for Dft.
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20EV002816 KNIGHT, GREGORYL.;KNIGHT, JOHNNIEL. vs. BALIEM, SEDERICK, SUGGS, ELDRIDGE for Pltff., GABELMAN, REBECCA;HOVEY, NATHAN for Dft.
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20EV004133 LOWE, STAR vs. WESTDALE ASSET MANAGEMENT, LTD, FOSTER, KEITH for Pltff., BASS, GLENN for Dft.
20EV004764 LANE, EDDIE W vs. MITCHELLRAY, MANDELA J, OPPERMAN, KATHY;POWELL, DOUGLAS R, ESQUIRE for Pltff., DEERE, JASON;SUMNER, CLAIRE for Dft.
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20EV007445 BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. vs. ZAGLEWSKI, STEPHEN R, OROVITZ, ROBERT for Pltff., JOHNSON, HAROLD L. for Dft.
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