Case Details

CourtEastern District of Louisiana
Docket number2:12-cv-00765
Date case filed2012-03-21
Date case closed
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: Splash Swimming Pool & Spa, Inc.
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of itself and all others similarly situated
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: 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: Soren Erik Gisleson
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
Party: SCP Distributors LLC
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: Pool Corporation
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
12012-03-21 COMPLAINT with jury demand against Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Super Pool Products, LLC (Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 053L-3441302) filed by Splash Swimming Pool & Spa, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Pool Corporation, # 3 Summons SCP, # 4 Summons Superior Pool)(Gisleson, Soren) Modified on 3/22/2012 to edit parties (rll, ). (Entered: 03/21/2012)
22012-03-21 Initial Case Assignment to Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance and Magistrate Judge Joseph C. Wilkinson, Jr. (mmf, ) (Entered: 03/21/2012)
32012-03-22 Summons Issued as to Pool Corporation, SCP Distributors LLC, Superior Pool Products, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Summons to Pool Corporation, # 2 Summons to Superior Pool Products, LLC)(rll, ) (Entered: 03/22/2012)
42012-03-22 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice David H. Bamberger (FEE PD 3/23/2012) 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 3/26/2012 to edit fee status (rll, ). (Entered: 03/22/2012)
52012-03-22 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION to Appear Pro Hac Vice Deana L. Cairo (FEE PD 3/23/2012) 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 3/26/2012 to edit fee status (rll, ). (Entered: 03/22/2012)
62012-03-26 ORDER granting 4 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to David H. Bamberger. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 3/26/2012. (rll, ) (Entered: 03/26/2012)
72012-03-26 ORDER granting 5 Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice as to Deana L. Cairo. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 3/26/2012. (rll, ) (Entered: 03/26/2012)
82012-03-26 EXPARTE/CONSENT MOTION for Extension of Deadlines 91-DAY DEADLINE TO FILE MOTION FOR CLASS CERT by Splash Swimming Pool & Spa, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Stipulation)(Gisleson, Soren) (Entered: 03/26/2012)
92012-03-26 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: 03/26/2012)
102012-04-02 ORDER granting 8 Motion to Suspend 91 Day Deadline to File Motion for Class Certificate as set forth in document. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 4/2/2012. (rll, ) (Entered: 04/02/2012)
112012-04-02 ORDER granting 9 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint as set forth in document. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance on 4/2/2012. (rll, ) (Entered: 04/02/2012)
122012-05-02 PRETRIAL ORDER NO. 1. Signed by Chief Judge Sarah S. Vance.(blg) (Entered: 05/02/2012)