Case Details

CourtEastern District of Louisiana
Docket number2:12-cv-00094
Date case filed2012-01-13
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: True Blue Contracting, Inc.
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of itself and all others similarly situated

doing business asTrue Blue Swimming Pools
Attorney name: Russ M. Herman
Attorney Contact:
Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, LLP
820 O'Keefe Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 581-4892
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Daniel W. Krasner
Attorney Contact:
Wolf, Haldenstein, Adler, Freeman & Herz, LLP
270 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10016
212-545-4600
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Stephen J. Herman
Attorney Contact:
Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, LLP
820 O'Keefe Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 581-4892
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Steven Jay Lane
Attorney Contact:
Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar, LLP
820 O'Keefe Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 581-4892
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Thomas H. Burt
Attorney Contact:
Wolf, Haldenstein, Adler, Freeman & Herz, LLP
270 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10016
212-545-4600
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]
PRO HAC VICE 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]
PRO HAC VICE 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)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

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

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

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12012-01-13 COMPLAINT with jury demand against Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors, LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC (Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 053L-3347345) filed by True Blue Contracting, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Pool Corporation, # 3 Summons SCP, # 4 Summons Superior Pool Products)(Gisleson, Soren) (Entered: 01/13/2012)
22012-01-17 Initial Case Assignment to Judge Martin L.C. Feldman and Magistrate Judge Karen Wells Roby. (mmf, ) (Entered: 01/17/2012)
32012-01-17 Summons Issued as to All Defendants. (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons)(car, ) (Main Document 3 replaced on 1/18/2012) (tsf, ). (Attachment 1 replaced on 1/18/2012) (tsf, ). (Attachment 2 replaced on 1/18/2012) (tsf, ). (Entered: 01/17/2012)
42012-01-18 Correction of Docket Entry by Clerk re 1 Complaint. Name of attorney who electronically filed this document does not match name of signatory attorney on pleading. The user log-in and password serve as the required signature for purposes of Rule 11 of the FRCP. No further action is necessary. (tsf, ) (Entered: 01/18/2012)
52012-01-24 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: 01/24/2012)
62012-01-24 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice David H. Bamberger (Credit Card not accepted or unavailable - payment of filing fee due within 2 business days) by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors, LLC & Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Affidavit of David H. Bamberger)(Gaudet, William) Modified on 1/25/2012 (tsf, ). Modified on 1/30/2012 (caa, ). (Entered: 01/24/2012)
72012-01-24 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice Deana L. Cairo (Credit Card not accepted or unavailable - payment of filing fee due within 2 business days) by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors, LLC & Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Affidavit of Deana L. Cairo)(Gaudet, William) Modified on 1/25/2012 (tsf, ). Modified on 1/30/2012 (caa, ). (Entered: 01/24/2012)
82012-01-24 **DEFICIENT** EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION for Extension of Time to File CLASS CERTIFICATION by True Blue Contracting, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Stipulation, # 2 Proposed Order)(Herman, Stephen) Modified on 1/25/2012 (tsf, ). (Entered: 01/24/2012)
92012-01-25 ORDER granting 5 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint. Signed by Judge Martin L.C. Feldman on 1/25/2012. (caa, ) (Entered: 01/25/2012)
102012-01-26 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION for Extension of Time to File Motion for Class Certification by True Blue Contracting, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Stipulation)(Herman, Stephen) (Entered: 01/26/2012)
112012-01-30 ORDER granting 10 Motion for Extension of Time to File. Signed by Judge Martin L.C. Feldman on 1/30/2012. (caa, ) (Entered: 01/30/2012)
122012-01-31 ORDER granting 6 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to David H. Bamberger for Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors, LLC and Superior Pool Products, LLC. Signed by Judge Martin L.C. Feldman on 1/30/2012. (tsf, ) (Entered: 01/31/2012)
132012-01-31 ORDER granting 7 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to Deana L. Cairo for Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors, LLC and Superior Pool Products, LLC. Signed by Judge Martin L.C. Feldman on 1/30/2012. (tsf, ) (Entered: 01/31/2012)
142012-04-19 ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE. Case transferred to Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance and Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Wilkinson, Jr for all further proceedings. Judge Martin L.C. Feldman and Magistrate Judge Karen Wells Roby no longer assigned to case. Signed by Judge Martin L.C. Feldman.(caa, ) (Entered: 04/20/2012)
152012-04-25 PRETRIAL ORDER NO. 1. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 4/25/2012.(blg) (Entered: 04/25/2012)