Case Details

CourtEastern District of Oklahoma
Docket number6:11-cv-00098
Date case filed2011-03-21
Date case closed2012-02-02
Date of latest filing
Assigned toMagistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder
Case cause28:1332 Diversity-Motor Vehicle Product Liability
Nature of suit190 Contract: Other
Jury demandBoth
Demand
JurisdictionDiversity

Case Parties

Party: Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc.
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Jerry L. McCombs
Attorney Contact:
PO Box 59
Idabel, OK 74745
580-286-6636
Fax: 580-286-2163
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Paul Transportation, Inc.
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Jerry L. McCombs
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc.
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Jerry L. McCombs
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Caterpillar Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Brad K. Howell
Attorney Contact:
Baker & Hostetler, LLP
811 Main, Ste 1100
Houston, TX 77002
713-751-1600
Fax: 713-751-1717
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: James A. Jennings , III
Attorney Contact:
Jennings Cook & Teague
204 N Robinson, Ste 1000
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
405-609-6000
Fax: 405-609-6501
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Linda G. Kaufmann
Attorney Contact:
Jennings Cook & Teague
204 N Robinson
Ste 1000
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
405-609-6000
Fax: 405-609-6501
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: William Ray Whitman
Attorney Contact:
Baker & Hostetler, LLP
811 Main, Ste 1100
Houston, TX 77002
713-751-1600
Fax: 713-751-1717
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Warren Power & Machinery, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
doing business asWarren Cat
Attorney name: Brad K. Howell
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: James A. Jennings , III
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Linda G. Kaufmann
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: William Ray Whitman
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Brad K. Howell
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: James A. Jennings , III
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Linda G. Kaufmann
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: William Ray Whitman
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12011-03-21 CIVIL COVER SHEET by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (jcb, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/21/2011)
22011-03-21 COMPLAINT with Jury Demand against Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc. (jcb, Deputy Clerk) Modified docket entry text on 3/28/2011 (law, Deputy Clerk). (Entered: 03/21/2011)
32011-03-21 ATTORNEY APPEARANCE by Jerry L. McCombs on behalf of Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (jcb, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/21/2011)
42011-03-21 FILING FEES Paid in Full, Receipt #4873, by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (jcb, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/21/2011)
52011-03-28 NOTICE of Consent to Proceed Before United States Magistrate by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 03/28/2011)
62011-03-30 PRAECIPE for 3 Summons by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/31/2011)
72011-03-30 SUMMONS Issued by Court Clerk as to Caterpillar Inc. (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/31/2011)
82011-03-30 SUMMONS Issued by Court Clerk as to Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/31/2011)
92011-03-30 SUMMONS Issued by Court Clerk as to Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 03/31/2011)
102011-04-25 ATTORNEY APPEARANCE by James A. Jennings, III on behalf of Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 04/25/2011)
112011-04-25 ANSWER with Jury Demand to Complaint (Re: 2 Complaint) by Caterpillar Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 04/25/2011)
122011-04-25 ANSWER with Jury Demand to Complaint (Re: 2 Complaint) by Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 04/25/2011)
132011-04-26 ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder setting Scheduling Conference for 6/17/2011 at 10:45 AM in Chambers, Room 425, US Courthouse, 5th & Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK before Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder. Joint Status Report due 6/3/2011 (Attachment: # 1 Consent and District Judge Option) (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 04/26/2011)
142011-04-27 ANSWER with Jury Demand to Complaint (Re: 2 Complaint) by Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 04/27/2011)
152011-04-27 AMENDED ANSWER with Jury Demand (Re: 14 Answer to Complaint, 2 Complaint, ) by Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 04/27/2011)
162011-05-02 Unopposed MOTION to Continue Hearing(s) Scheduling Conference by All Plaintiffs Responses due by 5/16/2011(McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 05/02/2011)
172011-05-03 ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder granting 16 Plaintiffs' Unopposed Motion to Continue Scheduling Conference. Scheduling Conference RESET for 7/15/2011 10:00 AM in Chambers, Room 425, US Courthouse, 5th & Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK before Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder. Joint Status Report due 7/1/2011 (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 05/03/2011)
182011-05-04 ATTORNEY APPEARANCE by Linda G. Kaufmann on behalf of Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Kaufmann, Linda) (Entered: 05/04/2011)
192011-05-04 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by Caterpillar Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 05/04/2011)
202011-05-04 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 05/04/2011)
212011-05-04 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 05/04/2011)
222011-05-04 NOTICE of Consent to Proceed Before United States Magistrate by Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 05/04/2011)
232011-06-07 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc. (McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 06/07/2011)
242011-06-07 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc. (McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 06/07/2011)
252011-06-07 CORPORATE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT by Paul Transportation, Inc. (McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 06/07/2011)
262011-06-30 DISCLOSURES per FRCP 26 by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 06/30/2011)
272011-07-01 JOINT STATUS REPORT by Caterpillar Inc., Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 07/01/2011)
282011-07-05 MOTION for Attorney Bradley Kent Howell to be Admitted Pro Hac Vice by Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. Responses due by 7/19/2011(jcb, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/05/2011)
292011-07-05 MOTION for Attorney William Ray Whitman to be Admitted Pro Hac Vice by Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. Responses due by 7/19/2011(jcb, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/05/2011)
302011-07-05 PRO HAC VICE FEES Paid for attorney(s) Bradley Kent Howell and William Ray Whitman in the amount of $100.00 (Re: 29 MOTION for Attorney William Ray Whitman to be Admitted Pro Hac Vice, 28 MOTION for Attorney Bradley Kent Howell to be Admitted Pro Hac Vice ) by Caterpillar Inc., Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P., Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (jcb, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/05/2011)
312011-07-06 MINUTE ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder granting 28 Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice as to attorney Bradley Kent Howell for Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. and Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (dma, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/06/2011)
322011-07-06 MINUTE ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder granting 29 Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice as to attorney William Ray Whitman for Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. and Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (dma, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/06/2011)
332011-07-06 MINUTE ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder granting 28 and 29 to reflect attorneys Bradley Kent Howell and William Ray Whitman as counsel for Caterpillar Inc. (dma, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/06/2011)
342011-07-14 SCHEDULING ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder setting Scheduling Order dates: Discovery due by 3/26/2012; Dispositive Motions due by 4/9/2012; Proposed Pretrial Order due by 5/4/2012. Pretrial Conference set for 5/11/2012 at 10:30 AM in Chambers, Room 425, US Courthouse, 5th & Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK before Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder. Jury Trial set for 5/21/2012 at 9:00 AM in Courtroom 3, Room 432, US Courthouse, 5th & Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK before Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder. Additionally, the Status and Scheduling Conference previously set for 7/14/2011 is hereby STRICKEN (pjw, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 07/14/2011)
352011-07-14 DISCLOSURES per FRCP 26 by Caterpillar Inc. (Jennings, James) (Entered: 07/14/2011)
362011-07-20 SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE ORDER by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder, setting/resetting hearing(s): Settlement Conference set for 4/5/2012 at 9:30 AM in Chambers, Room 430, US Courthouse, 5th & Okmulgee, Muskogee, OK before Mag. Judge Kimberly E. West.(Settlement Conference Statements are due 3/22/2012)(sjw, Chambers) (Entered: 07/20/2011)
372011-07-22 DISCLOSURES per FRCP 26 by Rush Truck Centers of Texas, L.P. (Howell, Bradley) (Entered: 07/22/2011)
382011-07-22 DISCLOSURES per FRCP 26 by Warren Power & Machinery, Inc. (Howell, Bradley) (Entered: 07/22/2011)
392012-02-02 JUDGMENT DISMISSING ACTION BY REASON OF SETTLEMENT by Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder administratively closing the case (terminates case) (dma, Deputy Clerk) (Entered: 02/02/2012)
402012-02-03 NOTICE of Dismissal, closing case, by Daryl Thomason Trucking, Inc., John Tapley Forestry Service, Inc., Paul Transportation, Inc. (McCombs, Jerry) (Entered: 02/03/2012)