Case Details

CourtSouthern District of West Virginia
Docket number2:13-cv-15821
Date case filed2013-06-26
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: Cathy Walker
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Thomas P. Cartmell
Attorney Contact:
WAGSTAFF & CARTMELL
Suite 300
4740 Grand Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64112
816/701-1100
Fax: 816/531-2372
Email: tcartmell@wcllp.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jeffrey M. Kuntz
Attorney Contact:
WAGSTAFF & CARTMELL
Suite 300
4740 Grand Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64112
816/701-1100
Fax: 816/531-2372
Email: jkuntz@wcllp.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Cook Group, Incorporated
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: 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
Party: Cook Incorporated
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
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
Party: Cook Biotech, Incorporated
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
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
Party: Vance Incorporated
Party type: Defendant
doing business asCook Urological Incorporated
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
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
Party: Cook Medical Incorporated
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Douglas B. King
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
Party: American Medical Systems, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Party: C. R. Bard, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Marc E. Williams
Attorney Contact:
NELSON MULLINS RILEY & SCARBOROUGH
P. O. Box 1856
Huntington, WV 25719-1856
304/526-3500
Fax: 304/526-3599
Email: marc.williams@nelsonmullins.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Sofradim Production SAS
Party type: Defendant
Party: Tissue Science Laboratories Limited
Party type: Defendant

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12013-05-29 COMPLAINT against All Defendants filed by Jeffrey M. Kuntz on behalf of Cathy Walker. Filing fee $400, receipt number 0866-3540325. Service due by 9/30/2013. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Kuntz, Jeffrey) [Transferred from Missouri Western on 6/26/2013.]
22013-05-29 MDL Notification - Notice of potential tag along case for MDL 2187 for CR Bard, Inc. and 2325 for American Medical Systems, Inc. with copy of complaint and docket sheet sent to MDL Panel. (Attachments: # 1 docket sheet) (Chorny, Traci) [Transferred from Missouri Western on 6/26/2013.]
32013-06-26 MDL CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER, CTO-1, from Jeffery N. Luthi, Clerk of the Panel, transferring case to Southern District of West Virginia to be included in MDL No. 2440. Signed on 6/25/13. Case electronically transferred. (Diefenbach, Tracy) [Transferred from Missouri Western on 6/26/2013.]
42013-06-26 CASE TRANSFERRED IN from the Missouri Western; Case Number 4:13-cv-00529. Original file certified copy of transfer order and docket sheet received.
52013-06-26 TRANSMITTED PRETRIAL ORDER #1 (Initial Conference and Case Management) entered on 06/13/2013 in MDL 2440 to attorneys in member case. (jap)
62013-07-03 SUMMONS RETURNED EXECUTED for American Medical Systems, Inc., re: 1 Complaint,. American Medical Systems, Inc. served on 6/17/2013, answer due 7/8/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)
72013-07-16 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Richard B. North, Jr on behalf of C. R. Bard, Inc.. (North, Richard)
82013-07-19 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Marc E. Williams on behalf of C. R. Bard, Inc.. (Williams, Marc)
92013-07-25 SUMMONS RETURNED EXECUTED for C. R. Bard, Inc., C. R. Bard, Inc. served on 6/14/2013, answer due 7/5/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)
102013-08-02 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Jennifer Lynn Schuster on behalf of Cook Biotech, Incorporated, Cook Group, Incorporated, Cook Incorporated, Cook Medical Incorporated, Vance Incorporated. (Schuster, Jennifer)
112013-08-02 NOTICE OF ATTORNEY APPEARANCE AND COUNSEL CONTACT INFORMATION FORM by Douglas B. King on behalf of Cook Biotech, Incorporated, Cook Group, Incorporated, Cook Incorporated, Cook Medical Incorporated, Vance Incorporated. (King, Douglas)
122013-08-08 WAIVER OF SERVICE EXECUTED. Waiver signed by Jennifer L. Schuster/Attorney on 7/8/2013. Cook Biotech, Incorporated waiver mailed on 6/11/2013, answer due 8/12/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)
132013-08-08 WAIVER OF SERVICE EXECUTED. Waiver signed by Jennifer L. Schuster on 7/8/2013. Cook Group, Incorporated waiver mailed on 6/11/2013, answer due 8/12/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)
142013-08-08 WAIVER OF SERVICE EXECUTED. Waiver signed by Jennifer L. Schuster/Attorney on 7/8/13. Cook Incorporated waiver mailed on 6/11/2013, answer due 8/12/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)
152013-08-08 WAIVER OF SERVICE EXECUTED. Waiver signed by Jennifer L. Schuster/Attorney on 7/8/13. Cook Medical Incorporated waiver mailed on 6/11/2013, answer due 8/12/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)
162013-08-08 WAIVER OF SERVICE EXECUTED. Waiver signed by Jennifer L. Schuster on 7/9/2013. Vance Incorporated waiver mailed on 6/11/2013, answer due 8/12/2013. (Kuntz, Jeffrey)