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WALRAED et al v. MERCK & CO., INC., No. 3:11-cv-00869 (D.N.J.)
Case Title: WALRAED et al v. MERCK & CO., INC.
Case Type: Civil Case
Court: U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
Index Number(s): 3:2011cv869, 3:11-cv-00869, 3:11-cv-00869-FLW-LHG
Nature of Suit: 365 Personal Inj. Prod. Liability
Judge: Freda L. Wolfson
Magistrate Judge: Lois H. Goodman
Case Opened: February 15, 2011
Docket Entries
Date Filed Dkt # Entry Text
Feb 15, 2011 1 COMPLAINT against MERCK & CO., INC. ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 3567105.) JURY DEMANDED., filed by SUSAN WALRAED, J. THOMAS SULLIVAN. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(jjc) (Entered: 02/17/2011)
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Feb 15, 2011 1 COMPLAINT against MERCK & CO., INC. ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number 3567105.) JURY DEMANDED., filed by SUSAN WALRAED, J. THOMAS SULLIVAN. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(jjc) (Entered: 02/17/2011)
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Feb 17, 2011 2 SUMMONS ISSUED as to MERCK & CO., INC. Attached is the official court Summons, please fill out Defendant and Plaintiffs attorney information and serve. Issued By *JAWEIA CAMPBELL* (jjc) (Entered: 02/17/2011)
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Apr 4, 2011 3 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed by SUSAN WALRAED, J. THOMAS SULLIVAN. MERCK & CO., INC. waiver sent on 3/23/2011, answer due 5/23/2011. (PERLBERGER, NORMAN) (Entered: 04/04/2011)
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May 2, 2011 4 TEXT ORDER setting a Telephone Conference for June 13, 2011 at noon before Magistrate Judge Lois H. Goodman. Defendant's counsel to initiate the call at that time. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Lois H. Goodman on 5/2/11. (ij, ) (Entered: 05/02/2011)
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May 17, 2011 5 ANSWER to Complaint with Jury Demand by MERCK & CO., INC..(CORONATO, WILFRED) (Entered: 05/17/2011)
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May 17, 2011 6 Corporate Disclosure Statement by MERCK & CO., INC.. (CORONATO, WILFRED) (Entered: 05/17/2011)
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May 17, 2011 7 NOTICE of Appearance by BART ALAN WHITLEY on behalf of MERCK & CO., INC. (WHITLEY, BART) (Entered: 05/17/2011)
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May 26, 2011 8 ORDER designating 08-8 as the lead civil action in MDL 2243. Signed by Chief Judge Garrett E. Brown, Jr on 5/26/11. (dd, ) (Entered: 05/26/2011)
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May 26, 2011 9 ORDER, ( Scheduling Conference set for 6/13/2011 02:00 PM in Newark - Courtroom 4C before Chief Judge Garrett E. Brown Jr.and Magistrate Judge Arpert.). Signed by Magistrate Judge Lois H. Goodman on 5/26/11. (dd, ) (Entered: 05/26/2011)
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May 31, 2011 Cases associated: Create association to 3:08-cv-00008-GEB -LHG. (jl, )
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May 31, 2011 10 TRANSFER ORDER from MDL Panel centralizing this action with MDL 2243. (jl, ) (Entered: 05/31/2011)
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Jun 9, 2011 11 TEXT ORDER All counsel of record are directed to appear in person for the Initial Conference as set forth in this Court's May 26, 2011 Order [Docket Entry No. 9] and are further directed to be prepared to participate fully in setting a schedule for all proceedings in this consolidated matter. Counsel are hereby relieved of the obligation set forth in the May 26 Order to meet and confer prior to the conference and to submit a Joint Discovery Plan.. Signed by Magistrate Judge Lois H. Goodman on 6/9/11. (dd, ) (Entered: 06/09/2011)
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Nov 22, 2011 12 ORDER that this case, MDL 2243, and all cases joined to MDL 2243, are REASSIGNED to the Honorable Joel A. Pisano, U.S.D.J. for all further proceedings; that all aforementioned cases shall remain referred to the Honorable Lois H. Goodman, U.S.M.J.; directing Clerk to forward a copy of this Order to the Clerk of the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation. Signed by Chief Judge Garrett E. Brown, Jr on 11/22/2011. (gxh) (Entered: 11/23/2011)
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Dec 1, 2011 13 Substitution of Attorney - Attorney NORMAN PERLBERGER terminated. Attorney GREGORY S. SPIZER for J. THOMAS SULLIVAN,GREGORY S. SPIZER for SUSAN WALRAED added.. (SPIZER, GREGORY) (Entered: 12/01/2011)
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Dec 1, 2011 14 NOTICE of Appearance by AMBER RACINE on behalf of All Plaintiffs (RACINE, AMBER) (Entered: 12/01/2011)
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Dec 7, 2011 15 ORDER Denying the Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings by the Watson Defendants; Ordering that Generic Defendants Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings as to Plaintiffs who have filed pending motions for remand and/or notices of voluntary dismissal is DENIED; further Ordering that Generic Defendants Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings is GRANTED in all other respects and those Generic Defendants are dismissed from this MDL. Signed by Chief Judge Garrett E. Brown, Jr on 11/14/2011. (eaj) (Entered: 12/07/2011)
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Dec 8, 2011 16 ORDER amending the Memorandum Opinion and Order issued by this Court on 11/21/2011 (Civil Case 08-08) pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 60(a). Signed by Chief Judge Garrett E. Brown, Jr on 12/8/2011. (eaj) (Entered: 12/08/2011)
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Jan 20, 2012 17 ORDER Amending the Order to Show Cause issued by this Court on 12/29/2011 432 (08-08) to include Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Watson Laboratories, Inc. among the "Generic Defendants" identified in the Order. Signed by Judge Joel A. Pisano on 1/19/2012. (eaj) (Entered: 01/20/2012)
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Nov 7, 2012 18 Notice to be terminated and withdraw from Notices of Electronic filing as to case. Attorney AMBER RACINE terminated. (RACINE, AMBER) (Entered: 11/07/2012)
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