Case Details

CourtSouthern District of West Virginia
Docket number2:13-cv-14231
Date case filed2013-06-13
Date case closed
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Joseph R. Goodwin
Case cause28:1332 Diversity-Product Liability
Nature of suit365 Personal Inj. Prod. Liability
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionDiversity

Case Parties

Party: Janice Flannagan
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: David F. Miceli
Attorney Contact:
SIMMONS BROWDER GIANARIS ANGELIDES & BARNERD
One Court Street
Alton, IL 62202
618/259-2222
Fax: 618/259-2257
Email: dmiceli@simmonsfirm.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jayne Conroy
Attorney Contact:
HANLY CONROY BIERSTEIN SHERIDAN FISHER & HAYES
112 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016-7416
212/784-6400
Fax: 212/213-5949
Email: jconroy@hanlyconroy.com
TERMINATED: 02/27/2013

Attorney name: John J. Foley
Attorney Contact:
SIMMONS BROWDER GIANARIS ANGELIDES & BARNERD
One Court Street
Alton, IL 62002
618/259-2222
Fax: 618/259-2251
Email: jfoley@simmonsfirm.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Paul Hanly
Attorney Contact:
HANLY CONROY BIERSTEIN SHERIDAN FISHER & HAYES
112 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016-7416
212/784-6400
Fax: 212/784-6420
Email: phanly@hanlyconroy.com
TERMINATED: 02/27/2013

Attorney name: Trent B. Miracle
Attorney Contact:
SIMMONS BROWDER GIANARIS ANGELIDES & BARNERD
One Court Street
Alton, IL 62002
618/259-2222
Fax: 618/259-2251
Email: tmiracle@simmonsfirm.com
TERMINATED: 02/27/2013
Party: Jeffrey Flannagan
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: David F. Miceli
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jayne Conroy
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 02/27/2013

Attorney name: John J. Foley
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Paul Hanly
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 02/27/2013

Attorney name: Trent B. Miracle
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 02/27/2013
Party: American Medical Systems, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Erik W. Legg
Attorney Contact:
FARRELL WHITE & LEGG
P. O. Box 6457
Huntington, WV 25772-6457
304/522-9100
Fax: 304/522-9162
Email: EWL@farrell3.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michael J. Farrell
Attorney Contact:
FARRELL WHITE & LEGG
P. O. Box 6457
Huntington, WV 25772-6457
304/522-9100
Fax: 304/522-9162
Email: mjf@farrell3.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Brooke G. Malcom
Attorney Contact:
LIGHTFOOT FRANKLIN & WHITE
The Clark Building
400 20th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203
205/581-0700
Fax: 205/581-0799
Email: bmalcom@lightfootlaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Harlan I. Prater , IV
Attorney Contact:
LIGHTFOOT FRANKLIN & WHITE
The Clark Building
400 20th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203-3200
205/581-0700
Fax: 205/581-0799
Email: hprater@lightfootlaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melody H. Eagan
Attorney Contact:
LIGHTFOOT FRANKLIN & WHITE
The Clark Building
400 20th Street North
Birmingham, AL 35203
205/581-0700
Fax: 205/581-0799
Email: meagan@lightfootlaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Brooke G. Malcom
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Harlan I. Prater , IV
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melody H. Eagan
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Brooke G. Malcom
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Harlan I. Prater , IV
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melody H. Eagan
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Brooke G. Malcom
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Harlan I. Prater , IV
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melody H. Eagan
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Endo Health Solutions, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Brooke G. Malcom
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Harlan I. Prater , IV
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Melody H. Eagan
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Cook Biotech, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
Attorney Contact:
WOODEN & MCLAUGHLIN
One Indiana Square, Suite 1800
211 North Pennsylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317/639-6151
Fax: 317/639-6444
Email: dking@woodmclaw.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: J. David Martin
Attorney Contact:
COPELAND FRANCO SCREWS & GILL
P. O. Box 347
Montgomery, AL 36101-0347
334/834-1180
Fax: 334/834-3172
Email: martin@copelandfranco.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jennifer Lynn Schuster
Attorney Contact:
WOODEN & MCLAUGHLIN
Suite 1800
One Indiana Square
211 North Pennylvania Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-4208
317/639-6151
Fax: 317/639-6444
Email: jschuster@woodmclaw.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Robert David Segall
Attorney Contact:
COPELAND FRANCO SCREWS & GILL
P. O. Box 347
Montgomery, AL 36101-0347
334/834-1180
Fax: 334/834-3172
Email: segall@copelandfranco.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Shannon L. Holliday
Attorney Contact:
COPELAND FRANCO SCREWS & GILL
P. O. Box 347
Montgomery, AL 36101-0347
334/834-1180
Fax: 334/834-3172
Email: holliday@copelandfranco.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Cook Medical, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: J. David Martin
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jennifer Lynn Schuster
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Robert David Segall
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Shannon L. Holliday
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Cook, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: J. David Martin
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jennifer Lynn Schuster
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Robert David Segall
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Shannon L. Holliday
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Cook Group, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: J. David Martin
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jennifer Lynn Schuster
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Robert David Segall
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Shannon L. Holliday
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
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Short
Description
Long Description
12013-02-14 COMPLAINT with jury demand thereon against American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc., American Medical Systems, Inc., Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical Inc., Cook, Inc., Endo Health Solutions, Inc., Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc., and Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. filed by Jeffrey Flannagan and Janice Flannagan.(AHI) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
22013-02-15 NOTICE regarding consent of a civil action to a magistrate judge (AHI) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
32013-02-27 MOTION for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice of John J. Foley by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Attachments: # 1 Illinois Certificate of Admission of Good Standing)(Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
42013-02-27 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney for Paul Hanly by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
52013-02-27 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney for Jayne Conroy by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
62013-02-27 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney for Trent B. Miracle by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
72013-03-04 Summons Issued by the clerk and delivered to plaintiff for service as to American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc., American Medical Systems, Inc., Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical Inc., Cook, Inc., Endo Health Solutions, Inc., Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. and Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AHI) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
82013-03-28 Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to Answer by American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc., American Medical Systems, Inc., Endo Health Solutions, Inc., Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc., Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc.. (Malcom, Brooke) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
92013-03-28 NOTICE of Appearance by J David Martin on behalf of Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical Inc., Cook, Inc. (Martin, J) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
102013-03-28 MOTION to Stay Proceedings Pending Disposition of Motion for Transfer to MDL by Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical Inc., Cook, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2)(Martin, J) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
112013-03-28 NOTICE of Appearance by Robert D Segall on behalf of Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical Inc., Cook, Inc. (Segall, Robert) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
122013-03-28 NOTICE of Appearance by Shannon L Holliday on behalf of Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical Inc., Cook, Inc. (Holliday, Shannon) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
132013-03-28 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Cook Biotech, Inc.. filed by Cook Biotech, Inc. (Martin, J) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
142013-03-28 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Cook Group, Inc.. filed by Cook Group, Inc. (Martin, J) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
152013-03-28 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Cook, Inc.. filed by Cook, Inc. (Martin, J) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
162013-03-28 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Cook Medical Inc.. filed by Cook Medical Inc. (Martin, J) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
172013-03-28 AFFIDAVIT of Service for Summons and Complaint served on Cook Biotech Inc. on 3/14/13, filed by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
182013-03-28 AFFIDAVIT of Service for Summons and Complaint served on Cook Group Inc. on 3/14/13, filed by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
192013-03-28 AFFIDAVIT of Service for Summons and Complaint served on Cook Inc. on 3/14/13, filed by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
202013-03-28 AFFIDAVIT of Service for Summons and Complaint served on Cook Medical Inc. on 3/14/13, filed by Janice Flannagan, Jeffrey Flannagan. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
212013-03-28 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Jeffrey Flannagan, Janice Flannagan. Endo Health Solutions, Inc. served on 3/11/2013, answer due 4/1/2013. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
222013-03-28 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Jeffrey Flannagan, Janice Flannagan. American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc. served on 3/11/2013, answer due 4/1/2013. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
232013-03-28 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Jeffrey Flannagan, Janice Flannagan. American Medical Systems, Inc. served on 3/11/2013, answer due 4/1/2013. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
242013-03-28 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Jeffrey Flannagan, Janice Flannagan. Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. served on 3/11/2013, answer due 4/1/2013. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
252013-03-28 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Jeffrey Flannagan, Janice Flannagan. Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. served on 3/11/2013, answer due 4/1/2013. (Miceli, David) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
262013-04-02 ORDER STAYING CASE that the motion to stay is GRANTED and all proceedings and deadlines are STAYED pending a resolution by the JPML of the motion to transfer this action and other actions to the Southern District of West Virginia and the parties are ORDERED to promptly notify this court of the JPML's decision on the motion to transfer as more fully set out in order. Signed by Judge C Lynwood Smith, Jr on 4/2/2013. (AHI) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
272013-06-13 ORDER Transferring Case to MDL: ORDER of Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation transferring this case to the District of West Virginia Southern for inclusion in MDL 2440; certified copy of docket entries and documents requested by transferee clerk electronically transferred to Clerk of Court in District of West Virginia Southern. (AHI) [Transferred from Alabama Northern on 6/13/2013.]
282013-06-13 CASE TRANSFERRED IN from the Alabama Northern; Case Number 5:13-cv-00311. Original file certified copy of transfer order and docket sheet received.
292013-06-14 TRANSMITTED PRETRIAL ORDER #1 (Initial Conference and Case Management) entered on 06/13/2013 in MDL 2440 to attorneys in member case. (jap)
302013-06-20 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Erik W. Legg on behalf of American Medical Systems, Inc.. (Legg, Erik)
312013-06-20 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Michael J. Farrell on behalf of American Medical Systems, Inc.. (Farrell, Michael)
322013-08-02 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Jennifer Lynn Schuster on behalf of Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical, Inc., Cook, Inc.. (Schuster, Jennifer)
332013-08-02 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Douglas B. King on behalf of Cook Biotech, Inc., Cook Group, Inc., Cook Medical, Inc., Cook, Inc.. (King, Douglas)