Case Details

CourtNorthern District of Texas
Docket number3:99-cv-00183
Date case filed1999-01-28
Date case closed2000-07-06
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Barbara M.G. Lynn
Case cause29:0794 Job Discrimination (Handicap)
Nature of suit443 Civil Rights: Accommodations
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionU.S. Government Defendant

Case Parties

Party: Cinemark USA Inc
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Laura M Franze
Attorney Contact:
Hunton & Williams LLP
1445 Ross Ave
Suite 3700
Dallas, TX 75202
214/468-3517
Fax: 214/888-0011
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: M Brett Burns
Attorney Contact:
Hunton & Williams LLP
575 Market Street
Suite 3700
San Francisco, CA 94105
415.975.3700
Fax: 415.975.3701
Email: [email protected]
Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: US Dept of Justice
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: David O Buchholz
Attorney Contact:
US Dept of Justice
Civil Div Federal Programs Branch
PO Box 883
Washington, DC 20044
202/514-3489
Fax: 202/616-8202 FAX
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: James P Laurence-DOJ
Attorney Contact:
US Attorney's Office
1100 Commerce
3rd Floor
Dallas, TX 75242
214/659/8600
Email: [email protected]
Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: Richard G Lepley
Attorney Contact:
US Dept of Justice
Civil Div Federal Programs Branch
PO Box 883
Washington, DC 20044
202/514-3489
Party: Luis Enrique Chew
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
Texas Civil Rights Project
1405 Montopolis Dr
Austin, TX 78741-3438
512/474-5073
Fax: 512/474-0726
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Desert ADAPT
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Earl L Harbeck
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: E J Lozano
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: VOLAR Center for Independent Living
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Margarita Lightbourn-Harbek
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Alfredo Juarez
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Jose G Lara
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Myra Murillo
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: G Tim Hervey
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: Texas Civil Rights Project
Party type: Amicus
Attorney name: James C Harrington
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: AMC Entertainment Inc
Party type: Intervenor Plaintiff
Attorney name: Robert W Jordan
Attorney Contact:
Baker Botts
2001 Ross Ave
Suite 600
Dallas, TX 75201-2980
214/953-6500
Fax: 214/661-4518 FAX
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: Dan Hartsfield
Attorney Contact:
Jackson Lewis LLP
500 North Akard
Suite 2500
Dallas, TX 75201
214/520-2400
Fax: 214/520-2008
Email: [email protected]
Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: Katrin U Schatz
Attorney Contact:
Jackson Lewis LLP
500 N. Akard
Suite 2500
Dallas, TX 75201
214/520-2400
Fax: 214/520-2008
Email: [email protected]
Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing
Party: American Multi-Cinema, Inc.
Party type: Intervenor Plaintiff
Attorney name: Robert W Jordan
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: Dan Hartsfield
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: Katrin U Schatz
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
Bar Status: Admitted/In Good Standing

Attorney name: Robert J Harrop
Attorney Contact:
Gage & Tucker
2345 Grand Avenue
PO Box 418200
Kansas City, MO 64141-8200
816/460-5620
Fax: 816/292-2001 FAX
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Bill Lann Lee
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: David O Buchholz
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kerrie E Maloney
Attorney Contact:
Department of Justice
Civil Division
901 E Street NW
8th Floor
Washington, DC 20530
202/514-3374
Bar Status: Government Attorney
Party: John L Wodatch
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: David O Buchholz
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kerrie E Maloney
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
Bar Status: Government Attorney
Party: US Dept of Justice
Party type: Intervenor Defendant
Attorney name: David O Buchholz
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kerrie E Maloney
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
Bar Status: Government Attorney

Attorney name: Richard G Lepley
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
11999-01-28 DEMAND for jury trial by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (jrb) Modified on 01/29/1999 (Entered: 01/29/1999)
21999-01-28 SUMMONS(ES) issued for defendant US Dept of Justice...US Dept of Justice. Issued-1 (1) (jrb) (Entered: 01/29/1999)
31999-01-29 SUMMONS(ES) issued for defendant US Dept of Justice...Atty General, US Atty. (Issued-2) (jrb) (Entered: 01/29/1999)
41999-02-03 First AMENDED COMPLAINT by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc , (Answer due 2/16/99 for US Dept of Justice ) amending [1-1] complaint (11) (jrb) (Entered: 02/04/1999)
51999-02-03 RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant US Dept of Justice...delivered to the Dept of Justice by delivering to Paul Coggins. (1) (jrb) (Entered: 02/04/1999)
61999-02-16 RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant US Dept of Justice on 2/15/99...delivered to US Dept of Justice. (copy of green card attached)(2) (jrb) Modified on 02/17/1999 (Entered: 02/17/1999)
71999-02-16 RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant US Dept of Justice on 2/15/99...Atty General of the US...copy of green card attached. (2) (jrb) (Entered: 02/17/1999)
81999-03-04 MOTION to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem (3) (jrb) (Entered: 03/05/1999)
91999-03-04 MEMORANDUM by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem in support of [8-1] motion to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem (12) (jrb) (Entered: 03/05/1999)
101999-03-22 Unopposed MOTION by defendant US Dept of Justice to extend time to respond to the mtn to intervene in this action (3) (jas) (Entered: 03/23/1999)
111999-03-23 ORDER granting [10-1] motion to extend time to respond to the mtn to intervene in this action Response to motion reset to 4/5/99 for [8-1] motion to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 03/23/99 Page(s) 1 (cxj) (Entered: 03/23/1999)
121999-03-26 Statement of Interest and Appearance of Amici Curiae/Amicus Curiae BRIEF filed by amicus Luis Enrique Chew, amicus Desert ADAPT, amicus Earl L Harbeck, amicus E J Lozano, amicus VOLAR Center for Ind, amicus Margarita Lightbourn-Harbek, amicus Alfredo Juarez, amicus Jose G Lara, amicus Myra Murillo, amicus G Tim Hervey (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 03/29/1999)
131999-03-30 MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to expedite case (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 03/31/1999)
141999-03-30 MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to shorten time to respond to its mtn to expedite case (3) (jrb) (Entered: 03/31/1999)
151999-03-31 MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to strike [12-1]/to strike improper filing (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 04/01/1999)
161999-04-05 ***withdrawn per order of 6/11/99***MOTION by defendant US Dept of Justice to dismiss (3) (jrb) Modified on 06/11/1999 (Entered: 04/05/1999)
171999-04-05 MEMORANDUM by defendant US Dept of Justice in support of [16-1] motion to dismiss (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 04/05/1999)
181999-04-05 Exhibits/APPENDIX by defendant US Dept of Justice in support of [16-1] motion to dismiss (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 04/05/1999)
191999-04-05 Declaration/AFFIDAVIT of Edward Miller Re: [16-1] motion to dismiss (4) (jrb) (Entered: 04/05/1999)
201999-04-05 RESPONSE by defendant US Dept of Justice to [13-1] motion to expedite case (3) (jrb) (Entered: 04/05/1999)
211999-04-05 MEMORANDUM by defendant US Dept of Justice in opposition to [8-1] motion to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem (4) (jrb) (Entered: 04/05/1999)
221999-04-05 STATUS REPORT ORDER. Status report due on 4/26/99 ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 4/6/99 Page(s): 3 (jrb) (Entered: 04/06/1999)
231999-04-14 ORDER denying [14-1] motion to shorten time to respond to its mtn to expedite case ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 4/15/99 Page(s) 1 (jrb) (Entered: 04/15/1999)
241999-04-19 REPLY by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to response to [13-1] motion to expedite case (6) (jas) (Entered: 04/20/1999)
251999-04-20 REPLY BRIEF by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem to response to [8-1] motion to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem (3) (jrb) (Entered: 04/21/1999)
261999-04-21 RESPONSE by amicus Luis Enrique Chew, amicus Desert ADAPT, amicus Earl L Harbeck, amicus E J Lozano, amicus VOLAR Center for Ind, amicus Margarita Lightbourn-Harbek, amicus Alfredo Juarez, amicus Jose G Lara, amicus Myra Murillo, amicus G Tim Hervey to [15-1] motion to strike [12-1]/to strike improper filing (4) (jrb) (Entered: 04/22/1999)
271999-04-21 ***unfiled per order of 5/5/99***MOTION by amicus Luis Enrique Chew, amicus Desert ADAPT, amicus Earl L Harbeck, amicus E J Lozano, amicus VOLAR Center for Ind, amicus Margarita Lightbourn-Harbek, amicus Alfredo Juarez, amicus Jose G Lara, amicus Myra Murillo, amicus G Tim Hervey for leave to file statement of interest and appearance (2) (jrb) Modified on 05/06/1999 (Entered: 04/22/1999)
281999-04-23 NOTICE of filing regarding mtn to intervene by defendant US Dept of Justice (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 04/26/1999)
291999-04-26 Joint STATUS REPORT by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc, defendant US Dept of Justice (8) (jrb) (Entered: 04/27/1999)
301999-04-26 RESPONSE by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to [16-1] motion to dismiss (15+)(USC) (jrb) (Entered: 04/27/1999)
311999-05-05 ORDER unfiling [27-1] motion for leave to file statement of interest and appearance ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 5/6/99 Page(s) 2 (jrb) (Entered: 05/06/1999)
321999-05-07 REPLY by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to response to [15-1] motion to strike [12-1]/to strike improper filing (4) (jrb) (Entered: 05/07/1999)
331999-05-11 REPLY MEMORANDUM by defendant US Dept of Justice to response to [16-1] motion to dismiss (11) (jrb) (Entered: 05/12/1999)
341999-05-19 ***withdrawn per order of 6/11/99***MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc for leave to amend [4-1] amended complaint (15+) (jrb) Modified on 06/11/1999 (Entered: 05/20/1999)
351999-05-19 MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc for discovery/to conduct discovery regarding dft's mtn to dismiss (10) (jrb) (Entered: 05/20/1999)
361999-05-19 ***withdrawn per order of 6/11/99***MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc for leave to file sur-reply (15+) (jrb) Modified on 06/11/1999 (Entered: 05/20/1999)
371999-05-21 ORDER OF REFERENCE: [34-1] motion for leave to amend [4-1] amended complaint referred to Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan ( Signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 5/24/99 Page(s): 1 (jrb) (Entered: 05/24/1999)
381999-05-24 MOTION by amicus Texas Civil Rights for leave to file Statement of Interest and appearance (7) (jrb) (Entered: 05/25/1999)
391999-05-25 ORDER Response to motion reset to 6/10/99 for [34-1] motion for leave to amend [4-1] amended complaint , Reply to Response to Motion reset to 6/24/99 for [34-1] motion for leave to amend [4-1] amended complaint ( signed by Mag Kaplan) Copies to counsel: 5.26.99 Page(s) 2 (mlh) (Entered: 05/26/1999)
401999-05-25 ORDER OF REFERENCE: [35-1] motion for discovery/to conduct discovery regarding dft's mtn to dismiss referred to Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan ( Signed by sal) Copies to counsel: 5.26.99 Page(s): 1 (mlh) (Entered: 05/26/1999)
411999-05-26 ORDER Motion hearing set for 11:00 6/4/99 for [35-1] motion for discovery/to conduct discovery regarding dft's mtn to dismiss , and Response to motion reset to 12:00 6/2/99 for [35-1] motion for discovery/to conduct discovery regarding dft's mtn to dismiss ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 5/27/99 Page(s) 2 (jrb) (Entered: 05/27/1999)
421999-06-01 MOTION by defendant US Dept of Justice for protective order (3) (jrb) (Entered: 06/02/1999)
431999-06-01 MEMORANDUM by defendant US Dept of Justice in support of [42-1] motion for protective order (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 06/02/1999)
441999-06-02 RESPONSE by defendant US Dept of Justice in opposition to [35-1] motion for discovery/to conduct discovery regarding dft's mtn to dismiss (12) (jrb) (Entered: 06/03/1999)
451999-06-02 ORDER OF REFERENCE: [42-1] motion for protective order referred to Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan ( Signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 6/3/99 Page(s): 1 (jrb) (Entered: 06/03/1999)
461999-06-02 ORDER REFERRING CASE to Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 6/3/99 Page(s): 1 (jrb) (Entered: 06/03/1999)
471999-06-03 NOTICE of filing of mtn to dismiss Cleveland Lawsuit by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 06/04/1999)
481999-06-04 Minute order: plaintiff's mtn to conduct discovery and dft's mtn for protective order Held before Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan Court Reporter: electronic (1) (jrb) Modified on 06/07/1999 (Entered: 06/07/1999)
491999-06-08 RESPONSE by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc in opposition to [38-1] motion for leave to file Statement of Interest and appearance (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 06/09/1999)
501999-06-11 ORDER denying [13-1] motion to expedite case ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 6/11/99 Page(s) 2 (jrb) (Entered: 06/11/1999)
511999-06-11 Orders on Pending Mtns/ORDER denying [35-1] motion for discovery/to conduct discovery regarding dft's mtn to dismiss, granting [42-1] motion for protective order, withdrawing [16-1] motion to dismiss, withdrawing [36-1] motion for leave to file sur-reply, withdrawing [34-1] motion for leave to amend [4-1] amended complaint...see order for deadlines re: new amended complaint. ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 6/11/99 Page(s) 3 (jrb) (Entered: 06/11/1999)
521999-06-11 FINDINGS, CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS of Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan Re: [8-1] motion to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem ; Motion no longer referred Objections to F and R due by 6/24/99..AMC has satisfied the requirement of Rule 24(a)(2) and should be allowed to intervene in this lawsuit as a matter of right. The District Clerk should be instructed to file the complaint. (jrb) (Entered: 06/11/1999)
531999-06-11 Magistrate's Instructions for service and NOTICE of right to object. (2) (jrb) (Entered: 06/11/1999)
541999-06-16 CERTIFIED MAIL executed as to Luis Enrique Chew, Desert ADAPT, Earl L Harbeck, E J Lozano, VOLAR Center for Ind, Margarita Lightbourn-Harbek, Alfredo Juarez, Jose G Lara, Myra Murillo, G Tim Hervey, Texas Civil Rights 6/14/99 [52-1] findings & recommendations (1) (jrb) (Entered: 06/16/1999)
551999-06-16 CERTIFIED MAIL executed as to AMC Entertainment In, American Multi-Cinem 6/14/99 [52-1] findings & recommendations (1) (jrb) (Entered: 06/17/1999)
561999-06-17 CERTIFIED MAIL executed as to Cinemark USA Inc 6/14/99 [52-1] findings & recommendations (1) (jrb) (Entered: 06/18/1999)
571999-06-21 CERTIFIED MAIL executed as to US Dept of Justice 6/16/99 [52-1] findings & recommendations (1) (jrb) (Entered: 06/21/1999)
581999-06-18 Agreed MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to amend [1-1] complaint (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 06/21/1999)
591999-06-23 Agreed ORDER granting [58-1] motion to amend [1-1] complaint ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 6/24/99 Page(s) 3 (jrb) (Entered: 06/24/1999)
601999-07-01 ORDER denying [15-1] motion to strike [12-1]/to strike improper filing ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 7/1/99 Page(s) 2 (jrb) (Entered: 07/02/1999)
611999-06-23 Second AMENDED COMPLAINT by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc , (Answer due 7/6/99 for US Dept of Justice ) amending [4-1] amended complaint against Bill Lann Lee, John L Wodatch (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 07/06/1999)
621999-07-06 TRANSCRIPT filed Court Reporter: Betty Tate Date(s): June 4 1999 Type of proceeding: plaintiff's mtn to conduct discovery and mtn for protective order. (15+)(USC) (jrb) (Entered: 07/06/1999)
631999-07-08 SUMMONS(ES) issued for defendant US Dept of Justice, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch...issued 4...John L Wodatch, Bill Lann Lee, Paul Coggins, Janet Re no. (4) (jrb) (Entered: 07/09/1999)
641999-07-13 Officers RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant John L Wodatch 7/12/99 (2) (jrb) (Entered: 07/14/1999)
651999-07-13 Officers RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant Bill Lann Lee 7/12/99 (2) (jrb) (Entered: 07/14/1999)
661999-07-14 MOTION by defendant US Dept of Justice to dismiss (3) (jrb) (Entered: 07/15/1999)
671999-07-14 MEMORANDUM by defendant US Dept of Justice in support of [66-1] motion to dismiss (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 07/15/1999)
681999-07-14 Exhibits/APPENDIX by defendant US Dept of Justice in support of [66-1] motion to dismiss (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 07/15/1999)
691999-07-14 Declaration/AFFIDAVIT of Edward Miller Re: [66-1] motion to dismiss (4) (jrb) (Entered: 07/15/1999)
701999-07-14 Declaration/AFFIDAVIT of Jeanine Worden Re: [66-1] motion to dismiss (3) (jrb) (Entered: 07/15/1999)
711999-07-15 ORDER Response to motion reset to 7/21/99 for [66-1] motion to dismiss , and Reply to Response to Motion reset to 7/30/99 for [66-1] motion to dismiss ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 7/6/99 Page(s) 2 (jrb) (Entered: 07/16/1999)
721999-07-21 RESPONSE by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem to [66-1] motion to dismiss *3) (jrb) (Entered: 07/22/1999)
731999-07-21 RESPONSE by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to [66-1] motion to dismiss (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 07/22/1999)
741999-07-21 APPENDIX by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc in support of [73-1] motion response (15+)(USC) (jrb) (Entered: 07/22/1999)
751999-07-22 ORDER granting [8-1] motion to intervene as plaintiffs by movant AMC Entertainment In, movant American Multi-Cinem ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 7/23/99 Page(s) 1 (jrb) (Entered: 07/23/1999)
761999-07-27 RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant John L Wodatch 7/16/99...copies of green cards enclosed. (2) (jrb) (Entered: 07/28/1999)
771999-07-27 RETURN OF SERVICE executed re: Janet Reno...July 16 1999...copies of green cards. (2) (jrb) (Entered: 07/28/1999)
781999-07-27 RETURN OF SERVICE executed re: Janet Reno...7/16/99...copies of green cards attached. (2) (jrb) (Entered: 07/28/1999)
791999-07-27 RETURN OF SERVICE executed as to defendant Bill Lann Lee 7/16/99...copies of green cards. (2) (jrb) (Entered: 07/28/1999)
801999-07-22 Intervenor's COMPLAINT by AMC Entertainment Inc and American Multi-Cinema against defendant US Dept of Justice (11) (jrb) (Entered: 07/29/1999)
811999-07-22 First AMENDED COMPLAINT by intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem , amending [80-1] intervenor complaint (14) (jrb) (Entered: 07/29/1999)
821999-07-30 REPLY Memorandum by defendants to response to [66-1] motion to dismiss (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 07/30/1999)
831999-09-02 ORDER Motion hearing set for 10:00 9/17/99 for [66-1] motion to dismiss ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 9/2/99 Page(s) 1 (jrb) (Entered: 09/02/1999)
841999-09-09 NOTICE of recent decision by defendants. (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 09/10/1999)
851999-09-16 NOTICE of filing of declaration of Greg Hurley by intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 09/17/1999)
861999-09-17 Minute order: Dft's mtn to dismiss Held before Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan Court Reporter: electronic (1) (jrb) (Entered: 09/17/1999)
871999-09-17 Standing ORDER on all non-dispositive mtns...see order for specifics. ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 9/20/99 Page(s) 3 (jrb) (Entered: 09/20/1999)
881999-09-17 ORDER REQUIRING PROPOSAL for Contents of Scheduling Order. Proposed scheduling order due 10/15/99 ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 9/20/99 Page(s): 3 (jrb) (Entered: 09/20/1999)
891999-09-29 ORDER...that the dfts shall have until 10/12/99 to serve and file objections to the recommended disposition of their mtn to dismiss. ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 9/30/99 Page(s) 3 (jrb) (Entered: 09/30/1999)
901999-10-06 RESPONSE by defendants in opposition to Magistrate Judge's recommended disposition of mtn to dismiss. (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 10/07/1999)
911999-10-06 Partially Unopposed MOTION by defendants for expedited Hearing on objections to recommended disposition of mtn to dismiss and to reinstate stay of discovery pending resolution of mtn (4) (jrb) Modified on 10/13/1999 (Entered: 10/07/1999)
921999-10-06 Additional exhibits to dfts' objections to Magistrate Judge's Recommended disposition of mtn to dismiss/ MEMORANDUM by defendant in support of [90-1] opposition response (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 10/07/1999)
931999-10-12 RESPONSE by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to [91-1] motion for expedited Hearing on objectoins to recommended disposition of mtn to dismiss and to reinstate stay of discovery pending resolution of mtn (8) (jrb) Modified on 10/13/1999 (Entered: 10/13/1999)
941999-10-14 REPLY by defendants to response to [91-1] motion for expedited Hearing on objections to recommended disposition of mtn to dismiss and to reinstate stay of discovery pending resolution of mtn (4) (jrb) (Entered: 10/15/1999)
951999-10-15 Revised Joint STATUS REPORT by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc, defendant US Dept of Justice, intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch (9) (jrb) (Entered: 10/18/1999)
961999-10-18 Initial SCHEDULING ORDER setting Deadline for filing of dispositive motions 4/14/00 ; Discovery cutoff 3/15/00 ; Joining of Parties on 11/15/99 ; Amending of Pleadings on 11/15/99 ; ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 10/19/99 Page(s): 3 (jrb) (Entered: 10/19/1999)
971999-10-20 Intervenors' response to the DOJ's objections to the Magistrate's Recommended Disposition of dft's mtn to dismiss and brief in support/ RESPONSE by intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem in opposition to [90-1] opposition response (15+) (jrb) Modified on 10/22/1999 (Entered: 10/21/1999)
981999-10-21 RESPONSE by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc in opposition to defendants' objections to Magistrate Judge's recommended disposition of mtn to dismiss. (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 10/22/1999)
991999-10-26 TRANSCRIPT filed Court Reporter: Janet E Wright Date(s): September 17 1999 Volume(s): 1 Type of proceeding: dft's mtn to dismiss (15+)(USC) (jrb) (Entered: 10/27/1999)
1001999-11-16 Application and ORDER for Robert J Harrop to appear pro hac vice ( signed by SAL) Copies to counsel: 11/17/99 Page(s) 3 (jrb) (Entered: 11/17/1999)
1012000-01-06 NOTICE of recent decision by defendant US Dept of Justice (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 01/07/2000)
1022000-01-07 Joint STIPULATIONS by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc, defendant US Dept of Justice re: deadline for designating expert witnesses for issues concerning whether or not plaintiff's and or intervenors' existing movie theaters and or design plans...see stipulation for further specifics. (3) (jrb) (Entered: 01/10/2000)
1032000-01-13 MOTION by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc for summary judgment (15) (jrb) (Entered: 01/14/2000)
1042000-01-13 MEMORANDUM by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc in support of [103-1] motion for summary judgment (15+) (jrb) (Entered: 01/14/2000)
1052000-01-13 APPENDIX by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc in support of [103-1] motion for summary judgment (15+)(USC) (jrb) Modified on 04/19/2000 (Entered: 01/14/2000)
1062000-01-28 ORDER...all pretrial deadlines in this case should be stayed until the district judge rules on dfts' objections to the disposition of their mtn to dismiss...accordingly, the initial Scheduling order dated 10/18/99 is hereby vacated and set aside...the court will enter a new scheduling order after the district judge rules on these objections...dfts are not required to file a response to plaintiff's mtn for partial sumjgm at this time. ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 1/31/00 Page(s) 2 (jrb) Modified on 03/09/2000 (Entered: 01/31/2000)
1072000-02-07 ORDER REASSIGNING CASE to Judge Barbara M G. Lynn effective 2/14/00 pursuant to Special Order 3-184; case shall henceforth carry the suffix "M". ( signed by JB) Copies to counsel: 2/8/00 Page(s): 5 (jrb) (Entered: 02/08/2000)
1082000-02-11 STATUS REPORT ORDER. Interim Status report due on 2/28/00 ( signed by BMGL) Copies to counsel: 2/11/00 Page(s): 4 (djd) (Entered: 02/11/2000)
1092000-02-22 MOTION with memorandum in support by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to expedite ruling and case deadlines, alternative motion to lift stay and reset response deadline (15+) (djd) (Entered: 02/23/2000)
1102000-02-22 Interim STATUS REPORT by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (3) (djd) (Entered: 02/23/2000)
1112000-02-23 Interim STATUS REPORT by intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem (4) (djd) (Entered: 02/23/2000)
1122000-02-28 ORDER re: deadlines and pending motions .... Dates set out in Scheduling Orders entered by judges from whose court your case was transferred are in effect unless specifically advised in writing. ( signed by BMGL) Copies to counsel: 2/28/00 Page(s) 2 (jas) Modified on 04/07/2000 (Entered: 02/28/2000)
1132000-02-28 ORDER... this matter is set for oral argument along with the defendants' objections to the recommendations of Magistrate Judge Kaplan Oral argument/Motion hearing set for 9:00 4/21/00 for [103-1] motion for summary judgment ( signed by BMGL) Copies to counsel: 2/29/00 Page(s) 2 (djd) (Entered: 03/29/2000)
1142000-02-28 INTERIM STATUS REPORT by defendant US Dept of Justice, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch (2) (jas) (Entered: 02/29/2000)
1152000-02-28 MOTION by defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch, defendant US Dept of Justice to transfer AMC claims to Central Dist of California (15+) (mlh) (Entered: 02/29/2000)
1162000-03-02 ORDER re: motion to transfer the claim of intervenors to USDC for the Central District of California: Response to motion reset to 3/20/00 for [115-1] motion to transfer AMC claims to Central Dist of California , Reply to Response to Motion reset to 4/4/00 for [115-1] motion to transfer AMC claims to Central Dist California ; any party may obtain a hearing by filing a written request with the magistrate judge by 4/4/00 ( signed by JK) Copies to counsel: 3/3/00 Page(s) 1 (djd) (Entered: 03/03/2000)
1172000-03-20 MEMORANDUM by intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem in opposition to [115-1] motion to transfer AMC claims to Central Dist of California (6) (djd) (Entered: 03/20/2000)
1182000-03-29 NOTICE of Recent Decision by defendant US Dept of Justice, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch (15+) (djd) Modified on 03/31/2000 (Entered: 03/30/2000)
1192000-03-29 Objections/RESPONSE by defendant US Dept of Justice, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch to portions of evidence used in support of [103-1] motion for summary judgment (15+) (djd) Modified on 03/31/2000 (Entered: 03/30/2000)
1202000-03-29 MEMORANDUM by defendant US Dept of Justice, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch in opposition to [103-1] motion for summary judgment (15+) (djd) Modified on 03/31/2000 (Entered: 03/30/2000)
1212000-04-04 REPLY by defendant US Dept of Justice, defendant Bill Lann Lee, defendant John L Wodatch to response to [115-1] motion to transfer AMC claims to Central Dist of California (6) (djd) (Entered: 04/05/2000)
1222000-04-06 ORDER...Defendant's motion to transfer the claims of Intervenors AMC Entertainment, Inc. and American Multi-Cinema, Inc. to the USDC for the Central District of California will be carried for appropriate disposition pending a ruling on defendant's objections to the findings and recommendations of the magistrate judge and plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment (signed by Magistrate Judge Jeff Kaplan) Copies to counsel: 4/7/00 Page(s) 1 (djd) (Entered: 04/07/2000)
1232000-04-14 ORDER setting hearing: Motion hearing reset for 10:15 4/21/00 for [103-1] motion for summary judgment ( signed by BMGL) Copies to counsel: 4/17/00 Page(s): 1 (djd) (Entered: 04/17/2000)
1242000-04-17 Objections and MOTION with memorandum in support by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to strike summary judgment evidence cited in [119-1] motion response (5) (djd) (Entered: 04/18/2000)
1252000-04-17 NOTICE of recent decision by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (8) (djd) (Entered: 04/18/2000)
1262000-04-17 NOTICE of filing of petition for rulemaking by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (15+) (djd) (Entered: 04/18/2000)
1272000-04-17 REPLY by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc to response to [103-1] motion for partial summary judgment (15+) (djd) (Entered: 04/18/2000)
1282000-04-17 RESPONSE by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc in opposition to Defendants' Objections and Motion to Strike Summary Judgment Evidence (15+) (djd) (Entered: 04/18/2000)
1292000-04-18 NOTICE of filing of mtn for reconsideration by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (14) (jrb) (Entered: 04/19/2000)
1302000-04-19 NOTICE of Recent Decision by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (13) (jas) (Entered: 04/20/2000)
1312000-04-21 Minute order: Motion Hearing Held before Judge Barbara M G. Lynn Court Reporter: Sue Engledow; all pending motions taken under advisement by the Court; parties are allowed to file 10 pages of extra briefing within 5 days from today's hearing. (djd) (Entered: 04/24/2000)
1322000-05-01 POST-HEARING BRIEF by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc (15+) (djd) (Entered: 05/02/2000)
1332000-05-01 POST-HEARING BRIEF by defendant US Dept of Justice (9) (djd) (Entered: 05/02/2000)
1342000-05-02 Post Hearing Brief/MEMORANDUM by intervenor-plaintiff AMC Entertainment In, intervenor-plaintiff American Multi-Cinem in opposition to Defendants' Motion to Dismiss (8) (djd) (Entered: 05/03/2000)
1352000-06-28 NOTICE of RECENT DECISION by defendants (4) (djd) (Entered: 06/29/2000)
1362000-07-06 MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER...Deft's Objections to Magistrate Judge's Disposition of Mtn to Dismiss are sustained; deft's mtn to dismiss is granted; denying as moot [103-1] motion for summary judgment (signed by BMGL) Copies to counsel: 07.07.00 Page(s): 12 (alh) (Entered: 07/07/2000)
1372000-07-13 NOTICE OF APPEAL by plaintiff Cinemark USA Inc re [136-1] order Payment: 105.00 Receipt # 128856 TOOC (2) cc:Judge (jmr) (Entered: 07/14/2000)
1382000-07-31 TRANSCRIPT filed [137-1] appeal for dates of 4/21/00 Hearing Court Reporter: Sue Engledow (electronic) (jmr) (Entered: 08/01/2000)
1392000-10-31 ORDER OF USCA ... Pursuant to appellant's unopposed motion this appeal is dismissed (certified copy) Re: [137-1] appeal Issued as the mandate 10/25/00 (4) c:Judge (jmr) (Entered: 10/31/2000)