STIPULATION AND ORDER TO EXTEND TIME FOR DEFENDANT JP MORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. TO RESPOND TO COMPLAINT [Civ. L.R. 144(a)]
ERICA P. GROSJEAN, Magistrate Judge.
WHEREAS, on April 14, 2017, Defendant JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. ("Chase") removed this matter from state court; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 81, the original deadline of Chase to respond to the Complaint would be April 21, 2017; and
WHEREAS, the parties have begun a settlement dialogue and seek additional time to resolve this matter informally without the need for active litigation, including time for Plaintiff to apply with Chase for loan modification.
NOW THEREFORE, Plaintiff and Chase HEREBY STIPULATE AND AGREE AS FOLLOWS, subject to the Court's approval:
IT IS SO STIPULATED.
Presently before the Court is a stipulation between Plaintiff and Defendant JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. ("Chase") to extend the time for Chase to answer, move, or otherwise respond to Plaintiff's complaint up to and including June 23, 2017.
Good cause appearing therefor, the Court GRANTS the stipulation, as follows: Chase shall answer, move, or otherwise respond to Plaintiff's complaint on or before June 23, 2017.
IT IS SO ORDERED.