Case Details

CourtEastern District of Texas
Docket number6:13-cv-00461
Date case filed2013-06-04
Date case closed2014-04-30
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Leonard Davis
Case cause15:1126 Patent Infringement
Nature of suit830 Patent
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Innovative Automation, LLC
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Robert Christopher Bunt
Attorney Contact:
Parker, Bunt & Ainsworth, P.C.
100 East Ferguson, Ste. 1114
Tyler, TX 75702
903/531-3535
Fax: 903/533-9687
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Charles Ainsworth
Attorney Contact:
Parker Bunt & Ainsworth
100 E Ferguson
Suite 1114
Tyler, TX 75702
903/531-3535
Fax: 903/533-9687
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Books-A-Million, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Neil J McNabnay
Attorney Contact:
Fish & Richardson - Dallas
1717 Main St.
Suite 5000
Dallas, TX 75201
(214)747-5070
Fax: 12147472091
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Ricardo Joel Bonilla
Attorney Contact:
Fish & Richardson - Dallas
1717 Main St.
Suite 5000
Dallas, TX 75201
214-747-5071
Fax: 214-747-2091
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Jeff Kaplan
Party type: Mediator

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
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Short
Description
Long Description
12013-06-04 COMPLAINT FOR PATENT INFRINGEMENT against Books-A-Million, Inc. ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0540-4165916.), filed by Innovative Automation, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Exhibit A - '362 Patent, # 3 Exhibit B - '283 Patent)(Ainsworth, Charles) (Entered: 06/04/2013)
22013-06-04 Notice of Filing of Patent/Trademark Form (AO 120). AO 120 mailed to the Director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. (Ainsworth, Charles) (Entered: 06/04/2013)
32013-06-04 DEMAND for Trial by Jury by Innovative Automation, LLC. (Ainsworth, Charles) (Entered: 06/04/2013)
42013-06-04 NOTICE of Attorney Appearance by Robert Christopher Bunt on behalf of Innovative Automation, LLC (Bunt, Robert) (Entered: 06/04/2013)
52013-06-05 SUMMONS Issued as to Books-A-Million, Inc. and emailed to pltf for service. (klb) (Entered: 06/05/2013)
62013-06-13 ORDER OF CONSOLIDATION. The above-styled cases shall be consolidated for pretrial issues only, with the exception of venue. The earliest filed civil action 6:13cv460 shall serve as the lead case for consolidated issues. The individual cases will remain active for trial. All motions shall be filed in the consolidated case. The Clerk of the Court shall add all consolidated defendants to the lead case, as well as each defendants Lead and Local Counsel only. Should additional attorneys wish to appear in the consolidated case, they should file a Notice of Appearance in the lead case. Signed by Magistrate Judge John D. Love on 06/13/13. (mll, ) (Entered: 06/13/2013)
72013-07-09 NOTICE of Attorney Appearance by Neil J McNabnay on behalf of Books-A-Million, Inc. (McNabnay, Neil) (Entered: 07/09/2013)
82013-07-09 NOTICE of Attorney Appearance by Ricardo Joel Bonilla on behalf of Books-A-Million, Inc. (Bonilla, Ricardo) (Entered: 07/09/2013)
92014-02-18 REPORT of Mediation by Jeff Kaplan. Mediation result: impasse - the mediator will continue working with the parties(Kaplan, Jeff) (Entered: 02/18/2014)
102014-04-30 ORDER OF DISMISSAL. All claims asserted in this suit by plaintiff against defendant Books-A-Million, Inc., are hereby dismissed with prejudice, and all counterclaims are dismissed as moot. All attorneys' fees and costs are to be borne by the party that incurred them. Signed by Judge Leonard Davis on 04/30/14. (mll, ) (Entered: 04/30/2014)
112014-04-30 FINAL JUDGMENT that this cause of action is DISMISSED. All motions by any party not previously ruled on are hereby DENIED. Signed by Judge Leonard Davis on 04/30/14. (mll, ) (Entered: 04/30/2014)