Case Details

CourtCentral District of California
Docket number2:12-cv-05552
Date case filed2012-06-26
Date case closed2013-04-03
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge George H. Wu
Case cause15:0001 Antitrust Litigation
Nature of suit410 Anti-Trust
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: American Cab LLC
Party type: Plaintiff
a California limited liability company
Attorney name: John Scott Russo
Attorney Contact:
Russo and Duckworth LLP
9090 Irvine Center Drive 2nd Floor
Irvine, CA 92618
949-752-7106
Fax: 949-752-0629
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Sunline Services Group
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Robert O Owen
Attorney Contact:
Rutan and Tucker LLP
611 Anton Boulevard 14th Floor
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1931
714-641-5100
Fax: 714-546-9035
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Ajit Singh Thind
Attorney Contact:
Rutan & Tucker LLP
611 Anton Boulevard Suite 1400
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
714-338-1819
Fax: 714-546-9035
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jeffrey A Goldfarb
Attorney Contact:
Rutan & Tucker
611 Anton Blvd, 14th Fl
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1931
714-641-5100
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Sunline Transit Agency
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Robert O Owen
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Ajit Singh Thind
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jeffrey A Goldfarb
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Does
Party type: Defendant
1-100 Inclusive

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12012-06-26 COMPLAINT against Defendants Does 1-100 Inclusive, Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. Case assigned to Judge George H Wu for all further proceedings. Discovery referred to Magistrate Judge Oswald Parada.(Filing fee $ 350:PAID) Jury Demanded., filed by plaintiff American Cab LLC.(ghap) (Additional attachment(s) added on 7/3/2012: # 1 Summons) (mg). (Additional attachment(s) added on 7/12/2012: # 2 Ntc of Asgmt, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet) (mg). (Entered: 07/02/2012)
22012-06-26 CERTIFICATION AND NOTICE of Interested Parties filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC. (ghap) (mg). (Entered: 07/02/2012)
32012-06-26 NOTICE TO PARTIES OF COURT-DIRECTED ADR PROGRAM filed.(ghap) (Entered: 07/02/2012)
42012-07-11 CLERKS E-MAIL RE LOCAL RULE 3-2 TO COUNSEL on 7/11/12 addressed to [email protected] COURT REQUIRES YOUR IMMEDIATE RESPONSE. Pursuant to Local Rule 3-2, you are required to e-mail, within 24 hours of filing, a Filed stamped copy of your complaint and other civil case initiating documents, in PDF format to the Court. To date, we have not received the PDF images of your filing. Please do so within 24 hours or this matter will be referred to the Chief Judge for further proceedings. (mg) (Entered: 07/11/2012)
52012-07-11 CORRECTED**CLERKS E-MAIL RE LOCAL RULE 3-2 TO COUNSEL on 7/11/12 addressed to [email protected] COURT REQUIRES YOUR IMMEDIATE RESPONSE. Pursuant to Local Rule 3-2, you are required to e-mail, within 24 hours of filing, a Filed stamped copy of your complaint and other civil case initiating documents, in PDF format to the Court. To date, we have not received the PDF images of your NOTICE OF ASSIGNMENT AND CIVIL COVER SHEET. Please do so within 24 hours or this matter will be referred to the Chief Judge for further proceedings. (mg) (Entered: 07/11/2012)
62012-07-12 PDF DOCUMENTS RECEIVED RE LOCAL RULE 3-2. The following PDF Documents were received by the Court on 7/12/12: initiating documents. (mg) (Entered: 07/12/2012)
72012-07-12 PDF DOCUMENTS ATTACHED TO DOCKET RE LOCAL RULE 3-2. The following PDF Documents were attached to the Court docket on 7/12/12: initiating documents. (mg) (Entered: 07/12/2012)
82012-07-12 Standing Order Re Final Pre-Trial Conferences for Civil Jury Trials Before Judge George H. Wu. (See Order for details.) (cb) (Entered: 07/12/2012)
92012-07-25 NOTICE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF SERVICE of Summons and Complaint returned Executed filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC, upon Defendant Sunline Services Group acknowledgment sent by Plaintiff on 7/23/2012, answer due 9/21/2012. Acknowledgment of Service signed by Jeffrey Goldfarb, Rutan & Tucker, Attorneys for Defendant Sunline Services Group. (Russo, John) (Entered: 07/25/2012)
102012-07-26 NOTICE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF SERVICE of Summons and Complaint returned Executed filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC, upon Defendant Sunline Transit Agency acknowledgment sent by Plaintiff on 7/25/2012, answer due 9/23/2012. Acknowledgment of Service signed by ROBERT OWEN, Rutan & Tucker, Attorneys for Defendant Sunline Transit Agency. (Russo, John) (Entered: 07/26/2012)
112012-08-10 ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency.(Goldfarb, Jeffrey) (Entered: 08/10/2012)
122012-08-15 MINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS by Judge George H Wu. On the Courts own motion, a Scheduling Conference is set for September 27, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. A Joint 26(f) Report shall be filed with the Court not later than September 13, 2012. See Civil L.R. 26-1. (See Order for details.) (kti) (Entered: 08/15/2012)
132012-08-15 NOTICE OF SCHEDULING CONFERENCE filed by PLAINTIFF American Cab LLC. (Russo, John) (Entered: 08/15/2012)
142012-08-16 NOTICE of Change of Attorney Information for attorney Robert O Owen counsel for Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. Adding Robert O. Owen as attorney as counsel of record for Sunline Services Group; Sunline Transit Agency for the reason indicated in the G-06 Notice. Filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group; Sunline Transit Agency (Owen, Robert) (Entered: 08/16/2012)
152012-08-21 NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: Answer 11 . The following error(s) was found: Local Rule 7.1-1 No Certification of Interested Parties. In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the court directs you to do so. (kti) (Entered: 08/21/2012)
162012-09-13 JOINT REPORT Rule 26(f) Discovery Plan ; estimated length of trial 7 DAYS, filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - SCHEDULE OF PRETRIAL AND TRIAL DATES)(Russo, John) (Entered: 09/13/2012)
172012-09-27 MINUTES OF Scheduling Conference held before Judge George H Wu. Last day to add parties and/or amend Pleadings 10/12/2012. Discovery cut-off 2/15/2013. Motion hearing cutoff 4/11/2013. Mediation cutoff 1/9/2013. Jury Trial set for 5/14/2013 09:00 AM before Judge George H Wu. Pretrial Conference set for 5/2/2013 08:30 AM before Judge George H Wu. Post-Mediation Status Conference set for 1/10/2013 08:30 AM before Judge George H Wu.Court Reporter: Wil Wilcox. (bp) (Entered: 10/01/2012)
182013-01-10 MINUTES OF POST-MEDIATION STATUS CONFERENCE held before Judge George H Wu. Settlement was not reached. However, parties advise the Court that informal negotiations are ongoing. The status conference is continued to February 28, 2013 at 8:30 a.m. Parties may appear telephonically provided that notice is given to the clerk by February 26, 2013. Court Reporter: Wil Wilcox. (kti) (Entered: 01/11/2013)
192013-02-28 NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. Motion set for hearing on 4/1/2013 at 08:30 AM before Judge George H. Wu. (Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
202013-02-28 STATEMENT of Uncontroverted Facts and Conclusions of Law MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
212013-02-28 REQUEST FOR JUDICIAL NOTICE IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGEMENT, OR IN THE ALTERNATIVE, PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT re MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2)(Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
222013-02-28 DECLARATION of CAROLYN RUDE IN SUPPORT OF MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B)(Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
232013-02-28 DECLARATION of Robert O. Owen IN SUPPORT OF MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit C, # 2 Exhibit D, # 3 Exhibit E, # 4 Exhibit F)(Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
242013-02-28 NOTICE OF LODGING re MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order [Proposed] Order, # 2 Proposed Order [Proposed] Judgment)(Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
252013-02-28 MINUTES OF POST-MEDIATION STATUS CONFERENCE before Judge George H. Wu: Counsel for Plaintiff is not present. Settlement was not reached. Parties are reminded of pretrial and trial dates. Court Reporter: Cindy Nirenberg. (jp) (Entered: 03/01/2013)
262013-03-11 STATEMENT of STATEMENT OF GENUINE ISSUES IN OPPOSITION TO MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGEMENT MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 TOGETHER WITH PLAINTIFF'S STATEMENT OF ADDITIONAL UNDISPUTED FACTS AND CONCLUSIONS OF LAW filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC. (Russo, John) (Entered: 03/11/2013)
272013-03-11 DECLARATION of HARRY INCS IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFF'S MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES IN OPPOSITION OF DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGEMENT MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 OR IN THE ALTERNATIVE, SUMMARY ADJUDICATION OF ISSUES filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit 3, # 4 Exhibit 4, # 5 Exhibit 5, # 6 Exhibit 6, # 7 Exhibit 7, # 8 Exhibit 8, # 9 Exhibit 9, # 10 Exhibit 10)(Russo, John) (Entered: 03/11/2013)
282013-03-11 DECLARATION of J. SCOTT RUSSO IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFF'S MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES IN OPPOSITION OF DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGEMENT MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 OR IN THE ALTERNATIVE, SUMMARY ADJUDICATION OF ISSUES filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 11, # 2 Exhibit 12, # 3 Exhibit 13, # 4 Exhibit 14)(Russo, John) (Entered: 03/11/2013)
292013-03-11 MEMORANDUM in Opposition to MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Plaintiff American Cab LLC. (Russo, John) (Entered: 03/11/2013)
302013-03-18 REPLY In support of MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 03/18/2013)
312013-03-18 RESPONSE IN SUPPORT of MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency. (Thind, Ajit) (Entered: 03/18/2013)
322013-04-02 NOTICE OF LODGING filed re MOTION for Summary Judgment as to Complaint 19 (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order Proposed Judgment)(Owen, Robert) (Entered: 04/02/2013)
332013-04-01 MINUTES OF Motion for Summary Judgment 19 Hearing held before Judge George H. Wu. Court hears oral argument. The Tentative circulated and attached hereto, is adopted as the Court's final ruling. Defendants' motion is GRANTED. Counsel for defendant will file a proposed judgment by April 5, 2013. Court Reporter: Anne Kielwasser. (kti) (Entered: 04/02/2013)
342013-04-03 JUDGMENT ON MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT 19 , 33 by Judge George H. Wu. IT IS ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that the Plaintiff take nothing, that the action be dismissed on the merits and that Defendants Sunline Services Group and Sunline Transit Agency recover their costs. (MD JS-6, Case Terminated). (lom) (Entered: 04/04/2013)
352013-04-16 Notice of Application to the Clerk to Tax Costs and Proposed Bill of Costs filed by Defendants Sunline Services Group, Sunline Transit Agency re: Judgment, 34 (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Receipts)(Owen, Robert) (Entered: 04/16/2013)
362013-05-06 BILL OF COSTS DEFICIENCY NOTICE : Miscellaneous Document 35 . The following error(s) was found: Incorrect event selected. Other error(s) with document(s): Incorrect event selected: Select Clerk to Tax Costs under Applications. Missing Hearing date. Please refer to the Bill of Costs handbook. (pj) (Entered: 05/06/2013)