Case Details

CourtEastern District of Arkansas
Docket number4:11-cv-00454
Date case filed2011-06-01
Date case closed2013-08-23
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Kristine G. Baker
Case cause28:1338 Patent Infringement
Nature of suit830 Patent
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Richard B Shreck
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Gary N. Speed
Attorney Contact:
Speed Law Firm
111 Center Street
Suite 1200
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 219-2800
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: CEC Entertainment Inc
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Kimberly F. Rich
Attorney Contact:
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Trammell Crow Center
2001 Ross Avenue
Suite 2300
Dallas, TX 75201
214-978-3000
Fax: 214-978-3099
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mark D. Taylor
Attorney Contact:
Baker & McKenzie LLP
Trammell Crow Center
2001 Ross Avenue
Suite 2300
Dallas, TX 75201
(214) 978-3000
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Teresa H. Michaud
Attorney Contact:
Baker & McKenzie LLP - Dallas
Trammell Crow Center
2001 Ross Avenue
Suite 2300
Dallas, TX 75201
214-978-3000
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12011-06-01 COMPLAINT with Jury Demand against CEC Entertainment Inc, filed by Richard B Shreck. (Filing fee $350 paid, receipt #LIT028228; summons issued and returned to counsel).(sld) (Entered: 06/02/2011)
22011-10-20 ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE. The plaintiff is directed to show cause why his case should not be dismissed for failure to serve and failure to prosecute by 11/1/2011. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 10/20/11. (kpr) (Entered: 10/20/2011)
32011-10-30 RESPONSE re 2 Order to Show Cause by Richard B Shreck (Speed, Gary) (Entered: 10/30/2011)
42011-10-30 MOTION to Extend Time by Richard B Shreck (Speed, Gary) (Entered: 10/30/2011)
52011-10-30 BRIEF IN SUPPORT re 4 Motion to Extend Time filed by Richard B Shreck. (Speed, Gary) (Entered: 10/30/2011)
62011-11-03 ORDER granting 4 Motion to Extend Time for service. The window for service is reopened until December 19, 2011. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 11/3/11. (kpr) (Entered: 11/03/2011)
72011-12-19 NOTICE by Richard B Shreck of Service of Process (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Speed, Gary) (Entered: 12/19/2011)
82012-01-09 DEFENDANT'S Original Answer to Plaintiff's Original 1 Complaint by CEC Entertainment Inc (jap) (Entered: 01/09/2012)
92012-01-09 PRO Hac Vice Motion for Permission to Practice for Mark D. Taylor by CEC Entertainment Inc (jap) (Entered: 01/09/2012)
102012-01-09 PRO Hac Vice Motion for Permission to Practice for Kimberly F. Rich by CEC Entertainment Inc (jap) (Entered: 01/09/2012)
112012-01-09 (This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no pdf document associated with this entry.) ORDER: Motions, Document Nos. 9 & 10 , granted. Mark D. Taylor and Kimberly F. Rich are now attorneys of record for CEC Entertainment. For good cause and pursuant to Local Rule 83.5(d), the requirement of association with local counsel is waived for this case. If they have not done so already, Taylor and Rich must register for CM/ECF by 16 January 2012. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 1/9/2012. (mkf) (Entered: 01/10/2012)
132012-01-13 INITIAL SCHEDULING ORDER: Rule 26(f) Conference to occur by 3/19/2012; Rule 26(f) Report due by 4/2/2012; proposed date for Jury Trial set for 9/9/2013 at 9:30 AM in Little Rock Courtroom # B-155 before Judge D. P. Marshall Jr.. Entered at the Direction of the Court on 1/13/2012. (mkf) (Entered: 01/13/2012)
142012-01-24 PRO HAC VICE MOTION for Permission to Practice for Teresa H. Michaud by CEC Entertainment Inc (jap) (Entered: 01/24/2012)
152012-01-25 (This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no pdf document associated with this entry.) ORDER : Motion, Document No. 14 , granted. Teresa H. Michaud is now an attorney of record for CEC Entertainment. For good cause and pursuant to Local Rule 83.5(d), the requirement of association with local counsel is waived for this case. If she has not done so already, Michaud must register for CM/ECF by 1 February 2012. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 1/25/2012. (mkf) (Entered: 01/25/2012)
162012-04-02 REPORT of Rule 26(f) Planning Meeting by Richard B Shreck. (Speed, Gary) (Entered: 04/02/2012)
172012-04-06 FINAL SCHEDULING ORDER: Jury Trial set for 9/9/2013 at 9:30 AM in Little Rock Courtroom # B-155 before Judge D. P. Marshall Jr.; Discovery due by 6/3/2013; Motions due by 6/11/2013; Pretrial Disclosure Sheet due by 8/9/2013; and Status Report due by 4/3/2013. Entered at the Direction of the Court on 4/6/2012. (mkf) (Entered: 04/06/2012)
182012-05-17 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE to Judge Kristine G. Baker for all further proceedings. Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. no longer assigned to case.(bfw) (Entered: 05/17/2012)
192013-04-03 STATUS REPORT (Joint Status Report) by CEC Entertainment Inc. (Michaud, Teresa) (Entered: 04/03/2013)
202013-05-24 MOTION to Continue (Motion to Modify Scheduling Order, for Protective Order and for Court-Ordered Mediation) by CEC Entertainment Inc (Attachments: # 1 Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 2 Exhibit Attachment 1 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 3 Exhibit Attachment 2 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 4 Exhibit Attachment 3 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 5 Exhibit Attachment 4 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 6 Exhibit Attachment 5 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 7 Exhibit Attachment 6 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 8 Exhibit Attachment 7 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 9 Exhibit Attachment 8 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor, # 10 Exhibit Attachment 9 to Affidavit of Mark D. Taylor)(Taylor, Mark) (Entered: 05/24/2013)
212013-05-29 MOTION for Limited Admission of Michael Pollard (Pro Hac Vice) by CEC Entertainment Inc (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Mike Pollard Court Admissions)(Michaud, Teresa) (Entered: 05/29/2013)
222013-05-29 NOTICE by CEC Entertainment Inc (Vacation Notice) (Michaud, Teresa) (Entered: 05/29/2013)
232013-05-29 NOTICE by CEC Entertainment Inc (of Order Staying Discovery from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas) (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit 3)(Michaud, Teresa) (Entered: 05/29/2013)
242013-05-30 MOTION to Expedite (Notice of Supplement and Request for Expedited Emergency Resolution of Motion to Modify Scheduling order, for Protective Order and for Court-Ordered Mediation) by CEC Entertainment Inc (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit 3, # 4 Exhibit 4)(Michaud, Teresa) (Entered: 05/30/2013)
252013-05-31 NOTICE OF STATUS CONFERENCE: The Court will conduct by telephone a Status Conference regarding defendant's pending discovery motions 20 24 on 5/31/2013 at 3:30 PM. Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 5/31/2013. (dmn) (Entered: 05/31/2013)
262013-05-31 RESPONSE in Opposition re 20 MOTION to Continue (Motion to Modify Scheduling Order, for Protective Order and for Court-Ordered Mediation) filed by Richard B Shreck. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 Website, # 2 Exhibit 2 American Lawyer, # 3 Exhibit 3 Plaintiff's Initial Disclosures, # 4 Exhibit 4 Defendant's Initial Disclosures, # 5 Exhibit 5 Joint Rule 26(f) Report, # 6 Exhibit 6 Final Scheduling Order, # 7 Exhibit 7 Joint Status Report, # 8 Exhibit 8 Email messages, # 9 Exhibit 9 Email messages, # 10 Exhibit 10 Defendant's Answers to Interrogatories, # 11 Exhibit 11 Letter to Mark Taylor dated 05.20.2013, # 12 Exhibit 12 Email dated May 20, 2013, # 13 Exhibit 13 Letter to Mark Taylor dated May 21, 2013, # 14 Exhibit 14 Email dated May 22, 2013, # 15 Exhibit 15 Revised Notice of Deposition dated 05/22/2013, # 16 Exhibit 16 Notice of Deposition to Plaintiff datedd 05/22/2013)(Speed, Gary) (Entered: 05/31/2013)
272013-05-31 (This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no pdf document associated with this entry.) Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Kristine G. Baker: Telephone Conference held on 5/31/2013. Present for plaintiff was Gary N. Speed; present for defendant was Mark D. Taylor and Teresa H. Michaud. Argument by counsel was made as to defendant's Motion to Modify Scheduling Order, for Protective Order and for Court-Ordered Mediation (Dkt. No. 20), together with Notice of Supplement and Request for Expedited Emergency Resolution of Motion to Modify Scheduling Order, for Protective Order and for Court-Ordered Mediation (Dkt. No. 24). A separate text order will follow. (Court Reporter E. Hinson.) (dkc) (Entered: 05/31/2013)
282013-05-31 (This is a TEXT ENTRY ONLY. There is no pdf document associated with this entry.) ORDER: Within 14 days of the date of this Order, the parties are directed to file with the Court a report that outlines a plan for proceeding with discovery. The Court will entertain a joint report or separate reports. The Court will not order mediation or a settlement coference at this time. All discovery-related deadlines are suspended pending the filing of the status report(s). Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 5/31/2013. (cjb) (Entered: 05/31/2013)
292013-06-04 RESPONSE to Motion re 24 MOTION to Expedite (Notice of Supplement and Request for Expedited Emergency Resolution of Motion to Modify Scheduling order, for Protective Order and for Court-Ordered Mediation) Supplemental Information in Letter to Judge. Baker filed by Richard B Shreck. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2)(Speed, Gary) (Entered: 06/04/2013)
302013-06-13 STATUS REPORT (Joint Discovery Plan Report) by CEC Entertainment Inc, Richard B Shreck. (Michaud, Teresa) (Entered: 06/13/2013)
312013-07-31 ORDER removing the trial from the trial docket for the week of September 9, 2013. A new trial date will be set and an Amended Final Scheduling Order will be issued by separate order, based on the parties joint discovery plan report 3 . Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 7/31/13. (kpr) (Entered: 07/31/2013)
322013-08-22 Joint MOTION to Dismiss with Prejudice by Richard B Shreck (Speed, Gary) (Entered: 08/22/2013)
332013-08-23 ORDER granting 32 joint Motion to Dismiss and dismissing any and all of plaintiff's claims against defendant with prejudice. Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 8/23/13. (kpr) (Entered: 08/23/2013)
342013-08-26 REPORT on the Determination of an Action Regarding a Patent mailed to the Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office by the Clerk of Court. (thd) (Entered: 08/26/2013)