United States District Court, D. Nevada
ELIESON UNITED STATES ATTORNEY DISTRICT OF NEVADA
K. FLAKE ASSISTANT UNITED STATES ATTORNEY
NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTION
United States of America hereby notifies Plaintiff and this
Court that Dayle Elieson, United States Attorney for the
District of Nevada, an authorized representative of the
Attorney General of the United States of America, has
certified that Federal Defendant Christopher Mark Sherman was
acting within the course and scope of his duties with the
United States Air Force at all times relevant to the events
alleged in Plaintiff's Complaint. (Exhibit 1,
Certification of Scope of Employment of Christopher Mark
this action “shall be deemed to be an action or
proceeding brought against the United States . . ., and the
United States shall be substituted as the party
defendant” in place of Christopher Mark Sherman. 28
U.S.C. § 2679(d)(2) and 28 U.S.C. § 2671.
on the foregoing, the United States Attorney's
certification automatically substitutes the United States of
America as the defendant in the place of Christopher Mark
Sherman in this case and the caption of this case should be
amended by removing Defendant Christopher Mark Sherman
individually and substituting the United States of America.
convenience of this Court, the United States of America
submits a proposed Order reflecting this substitution and
amending the caption of this action accordingly. (Exhibit 2,
K. Flake, hereby certify that the NOTICE OF
SUBSTITUTION was served this date on all parties via
the Court's Electronic Case Filing system.
of Scope of Employment
STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEVADA
DARLYNN, Plaintiff, v.
MARK SHERMAN, et al. Defendants.