Case Details

CourtEastern District of Louisiana
Docket number2:11-cv-03015
Date case filed2011-12-08
Date case closed
Date of latest filing
Assigned toChief Judge Sarah S. Vance
Case cause15:15 Antitrust Litigation
Nature of suit410 Anti-Trust
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Preferred Pool Inc
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of itself and all other similarly situated
Attorney name: Lewis Stephen Kahn
Attorney Contact:
Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC
206 Covington St.
Madisonville, LA 70447
504-455-1400
Fax: 504-455-1498
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Pool Corporation
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: William Bernard Gaudet
Attorney Contact:
Adams & Reese, LLP (New Orleans)
One Shell Square
701 Poydras St.
Suite 4500
New Orleans, LA 70139
504-581-3234
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: David H. Bamberger
Attorney Contact:
DLA Piper, LLP (Washington)
500 Eighth St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20004
202-799-4523
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Deana L. Cairo
Attorney Contact:
DLA Piper, LLP (Washington)
500 Eighth St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20004
202-799-4523
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: SCP Distributors LLC
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: William Bernard Gaudet
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: David H. Bamberger
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Deana L. Cairo
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Superior Pool Products, LLC
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: William Bernard Gaudet
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: David H. Bamberger
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Deana L. Cairo
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12011-12-08 COMPLAINT with jury demand against Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC (Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 053L-3307959) filed by Preferred Pool Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Summons, # 4 Summons)(Kahn, Lewis) (Entered: 12/08/2011)
1.1 Civil Cover Sheet
1.2 Summons
1.3 Summons
1.4 Summons
22011-12-08 Initial Case Assignment to Judge Eldon E. Fallon and Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan. (jmd, ) (Entered: 12/08/2011)
32011-12-09 Summons Issued as to Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Summons to SCP Distributors LLC, # 2 Summons to Superior Pool Products LLC)(rll, ) (Entered: 12/09/2011)
42011-12-21 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint, by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Exhibit A - Stipulation)(Gaudet, William) (Entered: 12/21/2011)
52011-12-21 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice David H. Bamberger (Filing fee $ 100 receipt number 053L-3324182) by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Affidavit David H. Bamberger)(Gaudet, William) (Entered: 12/21/2011)
62011-12-21 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice Deana L. Cairo (Filing fee $ 100 receipt number 053L-3324183) by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Affidavit Deana L. Cairo)(Gaudet, William) (Entered: 12/21/2011)
72011-12-27 ORDER granting 4 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer. Signed by Judge Eldon E. Fallon on 12/22/11. (ala, ) (Entered: 12/27/2011)
82011-12-27 ORDER granting 5 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to David H. Bamberger. Signed by Judge Eldon E. Fallon on 12/22/11. (ala, ) (Entered: 12/27/2011)
92011-12-27 ORDER granting 6 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to Deana L. Cairo. Signed by Judge Eldon E. Fallon on 12/22/11. (ala, ) (Entered: 12/27/2011)
122012-01-17 -ERROR: FILED IN INCORRECT CASE- EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION for Leave to File Response to Plaintiff, Aqua Clear Pool & Decks (Aqua Clear) Motion for Status Conference by Preferred Pool Inc. Motion(s) referred to Sally Shushan. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Proposed Pleading)(Gisleson, Soren) Modified on 1/18/2012 (ala, ). (Entered: 01/17/2012)
132012-01-18 Correction of Docket Entry by Clerk re 12 MOTION for Leave to File Response to Plaintiff, Aqua Clear Pool & Decks (Aqua Clear) Motion for Status Conference ;Pleading filed in incorrect case. Pleading should be filed in 11-2921 Section "N". (ala, ) (Entered: 01/18/2012)
142012-01-19 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE. Case reassigned to Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt for all further proceedings. Judge Eldon E. Fallon no longer assigned to case. Signed by Judge Eldon E. Fallon on 1/18/12.(ala, ) (Entered: 01/19/2012)
162012-01-24 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Suspend 91-Day Deadline to File Motion for Class Certification by Preferred Pool Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Exhibit)(Kahn, Lewis) Modified on 1/25/2012 to edit text (cab). (Entered: 01/24/2012)
172012-01-26 ORDER granting 16 Motion to Suspend 91-Day Deadline to File Motion for Class Certification as stated within document. Signed by Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt on 1/26/2012. (cab) (Entered: 01/26/2012)
182012-04-19 ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE. Case transferred to Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance and Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Wilkinson, Jr for all further proceedings. Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt, Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan no longer assigned to case. Signed by Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt on 4/18/2012.(cab) (Entered: 04/20/2012)
192012-04-25 PRETRIAL ORDER NO. 1. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 4/25/2012.(blg) (Entered: 04/25/2012)