On July 14, 2011, this court ordered Plaintiff to appear before this court on August 16, 2011.1 Because Plaintiff did not appear at the Status Conference held on August 16, 2011, this court hereby orders that:
1. Plaintiff's counsel's Emergency Motion to Withdraw Appearance [#26] is ALLOWED.
2. This case is DISMISSED due to Plaintiff's failure to appear as ordered.2 This case is therefore CLOSED.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Joseph L. Tauro United States District Judge
1. See Order, 2 [#28].
2. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(b).