Case Details

CourtEastern District of Louisiana
Docket number2:12-cv-00378
Date case filed2012-02-07
Date case closed2012-05-30
Date of latest filing
Assigned toChief Judge Sarah S. Vance
Case cause15:2 Antitrust Litigation
Nature of suit410 Anti-Trust
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Danny Higgins
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of Itself and all others similarly situated

doing business asParadise Pools and RV
Attorney name: Daniel E. Becnel , Jr.
Attorney Contact:
Becnel Law Firm, LLC (Reserve)
106 W. Seventh St.
P. O. Drawer H
Reserve, LA 70084
985-536-1186
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Matthew B. Moreland
Attorney Contact:
Becnel Law Firm, LLC (Reserve)
106 W. Seventh St.
P. O. Drawer H
Reserve, LA 70084
985-536-1186
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Ronnie Glynn Penton
Attorney Contact:
Penton Law Firm (Bogalusa)
209 Hoppen Place
Bogalusa, LA 70427
985-732-5651
Fax: 985-735-5579
Email: [email protected]
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]
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
12012-02-07 COMPLAINT with jury demand against All Defendants (Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 053L-3378893) filed by Danny Higgins. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Pool Corporation, # 3 Summons SCP Distributors, # 4 Summons Superior Pool)(Becnel, Daniel) (Entered: 02/07/2012)
22012-02-07 Initial Case Assignment to Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance and Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez. (cl, ) (Entered: 02/07/2012)
32012-02-08 Summons Issued as to Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors, LLC & Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Summons, # 2 Summons)(caa, ) (Entered: 02/08/2012)
42012-02-13 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice of David H. Bamberger (FEE PD 2/14/2012) by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Affidavit of David H. Bamberger, # 3 Certificate of Good Standing of David H. Bamberger)(Gaudet, William) Modified on 2/17/2012 to edit fee (rll, ). (Entered: 02/13/2012)
52012-02-13 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice Deana L. Cairo (FEE PD 2/16/2012) by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Affidavit of Deana L. Cairo, # 3 Certificate of Good Standing of Deana L. Cairo)(Gaudet, William) Modified on 2/17/2012 to edit fee (rll, ). (Entered: 02/13/2012)
62012-02-16 DEFICIENT: EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint, by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Memorandum in Support, # 2 Proposed Order)(Gaudet, William) Modified on 2/17/2012 (rll, ). (Entered: 02/16/2012)
72012-02-16 Notice of Related Case(s) and Request for Reassignment Pursuant to Local Rules 3.1 and 3.1.1 by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC of related case(s) 2:11-cv-02921; 2:11-cv-03015; 2:12-cv-00235; 2:11-cv-3111; 2:12-cv-00287; 2:12-CV-00316. (Gaudet, William) (Entered: 02/16/2012)
82012-02-16 ORDER granting 4 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to David H. Bamberger. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 2/16/2012. (rll, ) (Entered: 02/17/2012)
92012-02-16 ORDER granting 5 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to Deana L. Cairo. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 2/16/2012. (rll, ) (Entered: 02/17/2012)
102012-02-17 MOTION for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint, by Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC. Motion(s) referred to Alma L. Chasez. Motion set for 3/7/2012 11:00 AM before Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez. (Attachments: # 1 Memorandum in Support, # 2 Proposed Order, # 3 Notice of Submission)(Gaudet, William) (Entered: 02/17/2012)
112012-02-29 ORDER Setting Oral Hearing on 10 MOTION for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint. Motion set for 3/7/2012 11:00 AM before Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez VIA TELEPHONE. Signed by Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez on 2/28/12.(mmv, ) (Entered: 02/29/2012)
122012-03-05 ORDER granting 10 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint. Signed by Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez. (lag, ) (Entered: 03/05/2012)
132012-03-05 ORDER granting 10 MOTION for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint. Signed by Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez on 3/5/2012.(lag, ) (Entered: 03/05/2012)
142012-04-19 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE. Case reassigned to Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Wilkinson, Jr for all further proceedings. Magistrate Judge Alma L. Chasez no longer assigned to case. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 4/19/2012.(rll, ) (NEF to Guillot, Rose) (Entered: 04/20/2012)
152012-05-16 PRETRIAL ORDER NO. 1. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance.(blg) (Entered: 05/16/2012)
162012-05-30 ORDER granting Motion to Dismiss Case. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 5/30/2012. (filed in MASTER 12md2328, doc #85)(rll, ) (Entered: 05/30/2012)