Case Details

CourtDistrict of Connecticut
Docket number3:08-cv-00045
Date case filed2008-01-10
Date case closed2012-07-09
Date of latest filing2012-07-09
Assigned toJudge Dominic J. Squatrito
Case causeNo cause code entered
Nature of suit370 Other Fraud
Jury demandNone
Demand
JurisdictionDiversity

Case Parties

Party: Greg V. Johnson
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Edward P. Jurkiewicz
Attorney Contact:
30 East Main Street
Avon, CT 06001
860-299-6263
Fax: 860-677-5005
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Walden University Inc
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Matthew R. Paul
Attorney Contact:
Paul & Paul LLC
382 Greens Farms Road
Westport, CT 06880
203-241-6099
Fax: 203-292-6850
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
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Short
Description
Long Description
12008-01-10 ComplaintCOMPLAINT against Walden University Inc ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number H024515), filed by Greg V. Johnson.(Bauer, J.)
22008-01-10 Order on Pretrial DeadlinesOrder on Pretrial Deadlines: Motions to Dismiss due on 4/10/2008. Amended Pleadings due by 3/10/2008 Discovery due by 7/11/2008 Dispositive Motions due by 8/10/2008. Signed by Clerk on 1/10/2008. (Bauer, J.)
32008-01-10 Electronic Filing OrderELECTRONIC FILING ORDER. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 1/10/2008. (Bauer, J.)
42008-01-10 Protective OrderPROTECTIVE ORDER. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 1/10/2008. (Bauer, J.)
52008-02-26 Waiver of Service ExecutedWAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed as to Walden University Inc waiver sent on 1/24/2008, answer due 3/24/2008. filed by Greg V. Johnson. (Jurkiewicz, Edward)
62008-04-01 Notice of AppearanceNOTICE of Appearance by Matthew R. Paul on behalf of Walden University Inc (Paul, Matthew)
72008-04-01 Corporate Disclosure StatementCorporate Disclosure Statement by Walden University Inc identifying Corporate Parent Laureate Education, Inc. for Walden University Inc. (Paul, Matthew)
82008-04-01 Answer to ComplaintANSWER to [1] Complaint with Affirmative Defenses by Walden University Inc.(Paul, Matthew)
92008-05-08 Report of Rule 26(f) Planning MeetingFirst REPORT of Rule 26(f) Planning Meeting. (Jurkiewicz, Edward)
102008-05-22 Scheduling OrderSCHEDULING ORDER REGARDING CASE MANAGEMENT PLAN: Amended Pleadings Due by 7/8/2008; Discovery Due by 1/30/2009; Dispositive Motions Due by 3/1/2009; Joint Status Report Due by 8/21/2008; Joint Trial Brief Due by 3/1/2009. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 5/21/2008. (D'Andrea, S.)
112008-08-21 Status ReportJoint STATUS REPORT by Walden University Inc, Greg V. Johnson. (Paul, Matthew) Modified on 8/28/2008 (Simpson, T.).
122008-08-25 Order Referring Case to Magistrate JudgeORDER REFERRING CASE to Magistrate Judge Holly B. Fitzsimmons for a Settlement Conference. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 8/22/08. (Simpson, T.)
132008-10-02 Calendar EntryNOTICE OF E-FILED CALENDAR: THIS IS THE ONLY NOTICE COUNSEL/THE PARTIES WILL RECEIVE. Telephone Pre-Settlement Conference set for 10/9/2008 11:00 AM before Judge Holly B. Fitzsimmons. Counsel for the plaintiff shall initiate this call. Once all parties are on the line, please contact Chambers at (203)579-5640. A date for the settlement conference will be set during the telephone call. As the Court requires parties or their representatives with settlement authority to attend the settlement conference, counsel should obtain dates of unavailability from their clients over the next 90 days and have their own calendars available to aid in the scheduling. During the telephone call, counsel should be prepared to discuss what information needs to be exchanged and anything else that needs to be accomplished prior to the settlement conference for the discussions to be productive. This telephone conference will not be rescheduled based on requests from counsel. If counsel is not available at the scheduled time, please arrange for coverage by another lawyer who will have the necessary background knowledge to participate. (Larsen, M.)
142008-10-09 Settlement ConferenceMinute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Holly B. Fitzsimmons: Telephone Pre-Settlement Conference held on 10/9/2008. 6 minutes (Larsen, M.)
152008-10-09 Calendar EntryNOTICE OF E-FILED CALENDAR: THIS IS THE ONLY NOTICE COUNSEL/THE PARTIES WILL RECEIVE. ALL PERSONS ENTERING THE COURTHOUSE MUST PRESENT PHOTO IDENTIFICATION. Settlement Conference set for 12/10/2008 10:30 AM in Chambers Room 266 - Annex, 915 Lafayette Blvd., Bridgeport, CT before Judge Holly B. Fitzsimmons. PLEASE READ AND COMPLY WITH THE ATTACHED SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE INSTRUCTIONS. (Larsen, M.)
162008-11-03 Motion to Amend/CorrectFirst MOTION to Amend/Correct [10] Scheduling Order, by Greg V. Johnson.Responses due by 11/24/2008 (Attachments: # (1) Amended Scheduling Order, # (2) Text of Proposed Order)(Jurkiewicz, Edward)
172008-11-05 Order on Motion to Amend/CorrectORDER granting in part [16] First MOTION to Amend/Correct Scheduling Order, by Greg V. Johnson. Motions related to preclusion of an expert must be filed by April 30, 2009; Dispositive Motions may not be filed later than April 30, 2009 and Joint Trial Memorandum must be filed by April 30, 2009 or 30 days after a ruling on Motion for Summary Judgment. SO ORDERED by Judge Janet C. Hall on 11/4/2008. (DeRubeis, B.)
182008-12-10 Settlement ConferenceMinute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Holly B. Fitzsimmons: Settlement Conference held on 12/10/2008. Case did not settle. Total Time: 2 hours and 30 minutes (Larsen, M.)
192009-02-26 Motion for Extension of TimeMOTION for Extension of Time until March 31, 2009 Re Discovery Bar Date For Limited Purpose of Allowing Plaintiff to Re-Notice & Conduct the Telephonic Deposition of John Anderson, Ph.D. by Greg V. Johnson. (Jurkiewicz, Edward)
202009-02-27 ResponseRESPONSE re [19] MOTION for Extension of Time Defendant's Response to Plaintiff's Motion to Extend Discovery Bar Date filed by Walden University Inc. (Paul, Matthew) Motion link Modified on 3/2/2009 (Bauer, J.).
212009-03-02 Order on Motion for Extension of TimeORDER granting [19] MOTION for Extension of Time until March 31, 2009 Re Discovery Bar Date For Limited Purpose of Allowing Plaintiff to Re-Notice & Conduct the Telephonic Deposition of John Anderson, Ph.D. by Greg V. Johnson. SO ORDERED by Judge Janet C. Hall on 2/27/2009. (DeRubeis, B.)
222009-03-30 Motion for Extension of TimeMOTION for Extension of Time Consensual Motion To Extend Bar Dates by Greg V. Johnson. (Jurkiewicz, Edward)
232009-03-31 Order on Motion for Extension of TimeORDER granting in part [22] MOTION for Extension of Time Consensual Motion To Extend Bar Dates by Greg V. Johnson. Discovery is extended for this limited purpose to 4/15/09 and dispositive motions until 5/15/09. SO ORDERED by Judge Janet C. Hall on 3/31/2009. (DeRubeis, B.)
242009-04-30 Motion to PrecludeMOTION to Preclude /Exclude Expert Testimony of Brett Steinberg, PH.D by Walden University Inc.Responses due by 5/21/2009 (Paul, Matthew)
252009-04-30 Memorandum in Support of MotionMemorandum in Support re [24] MOTION to Preclude /Exclude Expert Testimony of Brett Steinberg, PH.D filed by Walden University Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A, # (2) Exhibit B, # (3) Exhibit C, # (4) Exhibit D, # (5) Exhibit E)(Paul, Matthew)
262009-05-15 Motion for Summary JudgmentMOTION for Summary Judgment by Walden University Inc.Responses due by 6/5/2009 (Attachments: # (1) Affidavit of Denise M. Dezolt, # (2) Exhibit A part 1, # (3) Exhibit A part 2, # (4) Exhibit A part 3)(Paul, Matthew)
272009-05-15 Memorandum in Support of MotionMemorandum in Support re [26] MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by Walden University Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A, # (2) Exhibit B, # (3) Exhibit C part 1, # (4) Exhibit C part 2, # (5) Exhibit D, # (6) Exhibit E, # (7) Exhibit F, # (8) Exhibit G, # (9) Exhibit H)(Paul, Matthew)
282009-05-15 Statement of Material FactsStatement of Material Facts re [26] MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by Walden University Inc. (Paul, Matthew)
292009-05-19 Order of TransferORDER OF TRANSFER. Case reassigned to Judge Dominic J. Squatrito for all further proceedings. Signed by Clerk on 5/19/09. (Simpson, T.)
302009-05-21 Memorandum in Opposition to MotionMemorandum in Opposition re [24] MOTION to Preclude /Exclude Expert Testimony of Brett Steinberg, PH.D filed by Greg V. Johnson. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Curriculum Vitae of Brett A. Steinberg, Ph.D.)(Jurkiewicz, Edward)
312009-06-05 Memorandum in Opposition to MotionMemorandum in Opposition re [26] MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by Greg V. Johnson. (Attachments: # (1) Statement of Material Facts Local Rule 52(a)2 Statement, # (3) Exhibit Exhibit 1, # (4) Exhibit Exhibit 2, # (5) Exhibit Exhibit 3, # (6) Exhibit Exhibit 4)(Jurkiewicz, Edward) (Replacement attachment 2 added on 6/8/2009: # (7) Affidavit of Greg V. Johnson) (Bauer, J.).
322009-06-05 Reply to Response to MotionREPLY to Response to [24] MOTION to Preclude /Exclude Expert Testimony of Brett Steinberg, PH.D filed by Walden University Inc. (Paul, Matthew)
332009-06-05 ExhibitEXHIBIT 5 part A by Greg V. Johnson re [31] Memorandum in Opposition to Motion,. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit 5 part B, # (2) Exhibit 5 part C)(Jurkiewicz, Edward)
342009-06-08 Docket AnnotationDocket Entry Correction re [31] Memorandum in Opposition to Motion: replaced attachment 2 - affidavit. (Bauer, J.)
352009-06-19 Reply to Response to MotionREPLY to Response to [26] MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by Walden University Inc. (Paul, Matthew)
362011-12-09 Order on Motion for Summary JudgmentMEMORANDUM OF DECISION denying [26] Motion for Summary Judgment. Signed by Judge Dominic J. Squatrito on 12/9/11. (Glynn, T.)
372011-12-14 OrderORDER. The Court having ruled, see [36] Order on Motion for Summary Judgment [26], the parties are ordered to submit their Joint Trial Memorandum by January 9, 2012. This case shall be trial ready in February, 2012. If the parties would like a settlement conference, they should contact chambers immediately. IT IS SO ORDERED. Signed by Judge Dominic J. Squatrito on 12/14/11. (Pike, C.)
382011-12-19 Order Referring Case to Magistrate JudgeORDER REFERRING CASE to Magistrate Judge Thomas P. Smith for Settlement Conference. Signed by Judge Dominic J. Squatrito on 12/19/11. (Pike, C.)
392012-01-05 Calendar EntryNOTICE OF E-FILED CALENDAR: THIS IS THE ONLY NOTICE COUNSEL/THE PARTIES WILL RECEIVE.ALL PERSONS ENTERING THE COURTHOUSE MUST PRESENT PHOTO IDENTIFICATION. Settlement Conference set for 3/6/2012 at 10:00 AM in the West Courtroom, 450 Main St., Hartford, CT before Judge Thomas P. Smith. Counsel must be accompanied by appropriate persons with authority to settle, including insurance adjusters. SEE ATTACHED Nick v. Morgan's Foods decision. SEE ALSO ATTACHED ORDER requiring each party to submit an ex parte statement at least 2 days prior to the conference. (Attachments: # (1) Nick v. Morgan's Foods) (Gentile, N.)
402012-01-10 Motion for Extension of TimeMOTION for Extension of Time until April 5, 2012 Consensual, For Filing Joint Trial Memorandum [37] Order, Set Deadlines/Hearings,, by Greg V. Johnson. (Attachments: # (1) Text of Proposed Order)(Jurkiewicz, Edward)
412012-01-10 Order on Motion for Extension of TimeORDER granting [40] Motion for Extension of Time until April 5, 2012 to file their joint trial memorandum. This case shall be trial ready May, 2012. Signed by Judge Dominic J. Squatrito on 1/10/12. (Pike, C.)
422012-03-08 OrderORDER. A settlement conference was held in this case and the case did not settle. The parties are invited to contact Judge Smith's chambers directly if they feel an additional settlement conference would be helpful. Signed by Judge Thomas P. Smith on February 8, 2012. (Gentile, N.)
432012-04-02 Motion for Extension of TimeSecond MOTION for Extension of Time until April 12, 2012 To File Joint Trial Memorandum by Greg V. Johnson. (Jurkiewicz, Edward)
442012-04-02 Certificate of ServiceCERTIFICATE OF SERVICE by Greg V. Johnson re [43] Second MOTION for Extension of Time until April 12, 2012 To File Joint Trial Memorandum (Jurkiewicz, Edward)
452012-04-03 Order on Motion for Extension of TimeORDER granting [43] Motion for Extension of Time until April 12, 2012 to file a joint trial memorandum. Signed by Judge Dominic J. Squatrito on 4/3/12. (Pike, C.)
462012-04-12 Trial MemoTRIAL MEMO Joint Trial Memorandum by Greg V. Johnson, Walden University Inc Estimated trial time 4 days. (Attachments: # (1) Schedule A (Plaintiff's List of Exhibits), # (2) Schedule B (Defendant's List of Exhibits), # (3) Schedule C (Plaintiff's Proposed Findings of Fact & Conclusions of Law), # (4) Schedule D (Defendant's Proposed Findings of Fact & Conclusions of Law))(Jurkiewicz, Edward)
472012-06-08 Order on Motion to PrecludeMEMORANDUM OF DECISION AND ORDER granting [24] Motion to Preclude. Signed by Judge Dominic J. Squatrito on 6/8/12. (Glynn, T.)
482012-06-09 Motion for Extension of Time re TranscriptMOTION Modify Scheduling Order To Allow Disclosure of a Substitute Expert re [10] Scheduling Order, by Greg V. Johnson.Responses due by 6/30/2012 (Attachments: # (1) Text of Proposed Order, # (2) Certification of Service)(Jurkiewicz, Edward) Modified on 6/12/2012 to add motion relief. (Blue, A.).
492012-07-09 Stipulation of DismissalSTIPULATION of Dismissal of Case by Greg V. Johnson, Walden University Inc. (Jurkiewicz, Edward) Modified on 7/11/2012 to edit text to add filer. (Blue, A.).