Case Details

CourtCentral District of California
Docket number2:13-cv-02425
Date case filed2013-04-05
Date case closed
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge S. James Otero
Case cause
Nature of suit190 Contract: Other
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionDiversity

Case Parties

Party: Randy Kubat
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Eric D Holland
Attorney Contact:
Holland Groves Schneller and Stolze LLC
300 North Tucker Boulevard Suite 801
St Louis, MO 63101
314-241-8111
Fax: 314-241-5554
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mark John Geragos
Attorney Contact:
Geragos and Geragos APC
Historic Engine Co No 28
644 South Figeuroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
213-625-3900
Fax: 213-625-1600
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Randall Seth Crompton
Attorney Contact:
Holland Groves Schneller and Stolze LLC
300 North Tucker Boulevard Suite 801
St Louis, MO 63101
314-241-8111
Fax: 314-241-5554
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: John L. Snyder
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of themselves and all others similarly situated
Attorney name: Eric D Holland
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mark John Geragos
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Randall Seth Crompton
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Flushmate
Party type: Defendant
a division of Sloan Valve Company
Attorney name: Steven Howard Frankel
Attorney Contact:
Denton US LLP-San Francisco
525 Market Street
26th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
415-882-5000
Fax: 415-882-0300
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12013-02-28 COMPLAINT against Flushmate, a Division of Sloan Valve Company (Filing fee $ 350, Receipt Number 1082-3248210), filed by Randy Kubat, John L Snyder. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet Civil Cover Sheet)(Holland, Eric) [Transferred from Colorado on 4/8/2013.] (Entered: 02/28/2013)
22013-02-28 Case assigned to Judge R. Brooke Jackson and drawn to Magistrate Judge Boyd N. Boland. Text Only Entry (dbera, ) [Transferred from Colorado on 4/8/2013.] (Entered: 02/28/2013)
32013-02-28 Magistrate Judge Consent Form issued. (dbera, ) [Transferred from Colorado on 4/8/2013.] (Entered: 02/28/2013)
42013-03-04 ORDER TO SET SCHEDULING CONFERENCE: The parties are ordered to set an initial scheduling conference in this Court (with Judge Jackson) pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 16(b) and D.C.COLO.LCivR 16.1 no later than 45 days after the answer, motion to dismiss or other response to the complaint is filed. By Judge R. Brooke Jackson on 03/04/2013. (rbjsec. ) [Transferred from Colorado on 4/8/2013.] (Entered: 03/04/2013)
52013-04-02 MOTION re Stipulation to Transfer Action to United States District Court for the Central District of California, by Defendant Flushmate, Plaintiffs Randy Kubat, John L. Snyder. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order (PDF Only))(Frankel, Steven) (Pursuant to request from Judge Jackson's Chambers, text modified on 4/3/2013 to turn stipulation into motion (alvsl).) [Transferred from Colorado on 4/8/2013.] (Entered: 04/02/2013)
62013-04-03 ORDER re: 5 Stipulation to Transfer Action. This action is transferred to the United States District Court for the Central District of California so that it can then be consolidated with United Desert Charities, et al. v. Sloan Valve Co., et al., Case No. 2:12-cv-06878-SJO-SH (C.D. Cal.). By Judge R. Brooke Jackson on 04/03/13. (alvsl) [Transferred from Colorado on 4/8/2013.] (Entered: 04/03/2013)
72013-04-08 ORIGINAL file, certified copy of transfer order and docket sheet received from Colorado (Entered: 04/08/2013)
82013-04-05 NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF CASE TRANSFERRED IN: Formerly Case Number: 1:13-CV-00520-RBJ from USDC, District of Colorado at Denver. The above-referenced case has been transferred to this district and assigned the Civil Case Number: CV 13-2425 CAS (AGRx). (ghap) Modified on 4/8/2013 (ghap). (Entered: 04/08/2013)
92013-04-05 NOTICE TO PARTIES OF COURT-DIRECTED ADR PROGRAM filed.(ghap) Modified on 4/8/2013 (ghap). (Entered: 04/08/2013)
102013-04-05 NOTICE OF FILING FEE DUE on Pro Hac Vice Application mailed to attorney Eric D Holland for Plaintiffs Randy Kubat, John L. Snyder. Your Pro Hac Vice application has not been received by the court. Please return you completed Application of Non-Resident Attorney to Appear in a Specific Case, form G-64, or a copy of the Notice of Electronic Filing of your application and the $325.00 fee and this notice immediately. Out-of-state federal government attorneys who are not employed by the U.S. Department of Justice are required to file a Pro Hac Vice application; no filing fee is required. (ghap) (Entered: 04/08/2013)
112013-04-10 NOTICE of Related Case(s) filed by Defendant Flushmate. Related Case(s): 2:12-CV-06878-SJO-SHx (Frankel, Steven) (Entered: 04/10/2013)
122013-04-12 ORDER RE TRANSFER PURSUANT TO GENERAL ORDER 08-05 -Related Case- filed. Related Case No: CV 12-06878 SJO(SHx). Case transferred from Magistrate Judge Alicia G. Rosenberg and Judge Christina A. Snyder to Judge S. James Otero and Magistrate Judge Stephen J. Hillman for all further proceedings. The case number will now reflect the initials of the transferee Judge CV 13-02425 SJO(SHx). Signed by Judge S. James Otero (rn) (Entered: 04/12/2013)
132013-04-16 INITIAL STANDING ORDER upon filing of the complaint by Judge S. James Otero. (vcr) (Entered: 04/16/2013)
142013-04-16 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER by Judge S. James Otero : Scheduling Conference set for 5/28/13 8:30 AM; Rule 26 Meeting Report due by 5/13/13; in order to assist counsel, court has included a schedule form for pretrial dates to be completed by counsel and submitted in conjunction with their rule 26(f) report; plaintiff counsel directed to give notice of scheduling conference to all parties. (lc) (Entered: 04/17/2013)
152013-04-22 NOTICE of Appearance filed by attorney Mark John Geragos on behalf of Plaintiffs Randy Kubat, John L. Snyder (Geragos, Mark) (Entered: 04/22/2013)
162013-04-30 ORDER GRANTING STIPULATION TO (1) CONSOLIDATE RELATED ACTIONS AND (2) FILE CONSOLIDATED COMPLAINT by Judge S. James Otero: United Desert Charities, et al.v. Flushmate, et al. (the UDC Action) 2:12-cv-06878-SJO-SH; Berube v. Flushmate 2:13-cv-02372-SJO-SH; Brettler v. Flushmate 2:13-cv-02499-SJO-SH; Kubat, et al. v. Flushmate; ;2:13-cv-02425-SJO-SH; Patel v. Flushmate2:13-cv-02428-SJO-SH shall be consolidated for all purposes, including pretrial proceedings and trial. The UDC Action case number, and the UDC Action shall be the lead case. Any other related actions brought against Defendants, or any of them, that are filed in or transferred to this District and arise from the same events as the Consolidated Action shall likewise be consolidated for all purposes with the Consolidated Action, including pretrial proceedings and trial, and this Stipulation and Order shall apply thereto. Plaintiffs shall collectively file a Consolidated Fourth Amended Complaint in the Consolidated Action within 30 days of the Court issuing its Order on Defendants pending motions to dismiss UDCs Third Amended Complaint, which are scheduled for hearing on June 3, 2013. Defendants deadline to answer or otherwise respond to the Consolidated Fourth Amended Complaint shall be extended to 30 days after Plaintiffs file and serve the Consolidated Fourth Amended Complaint. Defendant Flushmate is not required to respond to the previously filed Berube, Brettler, Kubat and Patel complaints. The May 28, 2013 case management conference and May 13, 2013 deadline to submit a Rule 26 Meeting Report in Brettler, Kubat and Patel are vacated. (lc) (Entered: 04/30/2013)
172013-05-28 APPLICATION for attorney Eric D. Holland to Appear Pro Hac Vice. (PHV FEE PAID.) filed by Plaintiffs Randy Kubat, John L. Snyder. Lodged Application of Non Resident Attorney to Appear in a Specific Case. (lt) (Entered: 06/12/2013)
182013-05-28 APPLICATION for attorney R. Seth Crompton to Appear Pro Hac Vice. (PHV FEE PAID.) filed by Plaintiffs Randy Kubat, John L. Snyder. Lodged Application of Non Resident Attorney to Appear in a Specific Case. (lt) (Entered: 06/12/2013)
192013-05-30 ORDER by Judge S. James Otero: granting 17 Application to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Attorney Eric D. Holland on behalf of Plaintiffs, designating Mark J. Geragos as local counsel. (lt) (Entered: 06/12/2013)
202013-05-30 ORDER by Judge S. James Otero: granting 18 Application to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Attorney R. Seth Crompton on behalf of Plaintiffs, designating Mark J. Geragos as local counsel. (lt) (Entered: 06/12/2013)