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13-685 - Turner, et al. v. Allstate Insurance Company (JOINT ASSIGN)(LEAD CASE)


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13-685 - Turner, et al. v. Allstate Insurance Company (JOINT ASSIGN)(LEAD CASE)
September 23, 2014
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER that Plaintiffs are granted leave to and including 9/30/2014, to file a Second Amended Complaint to plead Count II with particularity. It is further ORDERED that Allstate's 23 Motion to Dismiss is DENIED with leave to refile at the appropriate time, and Allstate's 42 Motion for Leave to File Instanter a Response to Plaintiff's Notice and Suggestion of Recently Decided Case Law is DENIED as moot as further set out in the opinion and order. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 9/23/2014. (dmn, )
December 29, 2015
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ORDER directing that plf's 74 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction is GRANTED and that Def Allstate, and all persons acting for its benefit or on its behalf, are ENJOINED from discontinuing or cancelling life insurance policies for the names plaintiffs after 12/31/2015, or otherwise iterfering with the existence or enforceability of said policies; further ORDERING that on or before midnight, 12/31/2015, plfs shall execute individually and file signature bonds in the amount of $5,000 each; The injunction will dissolve by operation of law as to any Plf not filing a bond by midnight, 12/31/2015; Because the offices of the Court are closed 12/31/2015 and 1/1/2016, counsel for Plfs shall email or fax to counsel for Def a copy of the respective bonds and the injunction shall be effective as to the bonded Plfs; further ORDERING (1) that Allstate's 89 MOTION to Strike the motion for preliminary injunction as to unnamed putative class plfs is GRANTED; and (2) that the Klaas plfs' 82 MOTION to join in the Motion for Preliminary Injunction is GRANTED. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 12/29/15. (Attachments: # (1) civil appeals checklist)(djy, )
September 27, 2016
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER directing: (1) the 92 preliminary injunction continues in force despite plf's failure to timely file the bonds; and (2) def Allstate Ins Co and all persons acting for its benefit or on its behalf are ENJOINED from discontinuing or cancelling the life insurance policies for the named plfs or otherwise interfering with the existence or enforceability of said policies; Because class certification has not been granted, and because Plaintiffs did not present evidence to support the motion for preliminary injunction as to the unnamed putative class plaintiffs, the injunction was issued and remains in force only as to the named Plaintiffs in the Klaas and Turner actions, as further set out in order. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 9/27/16. (djy, )
September 27, 2016
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER directing that Def Allsate insurance company's 63 motion to dismiss is GRANTED as to Court III of the Klaas plfs' complaint; DENIED as to all other claims asserted by the Klaas plfs; and DENIED as to the Turner plfs' claims. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 9/27/16. (Attachments: # (1) civil appeals checklist)(djy, )
December 2, 2016
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ORDER denying 107 Motion for Sanctions without prejudice and with leave to refile the motion within 14 days prior to the pretrial conference. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 12/2/16. (djy, )
December 6, 2016
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ORDER directing that the Turner plfs' 105 MOTION to Clarify is DENIED as moot; this case is no longer stayed; the parties shall proceed in accordance with the 149 uniform scheduling order; directing the clerk to lift the stay on the docket sheet. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 12/6/16. (djy, )
December 7, 2016
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ORDER GRANTING 129 MOTION to Quash as to the following information: (1) Current employees of Allstate or former Allstate employees who retired before 1990 or after 2014; (2) documents which Allstate finds constitute work product after conducting a privilege review as specified in this order; and (3) personally identifying information about members of the putative classes; further ORDERING that (1) on or before 1/17/17, Allstate shall conduct a further privilege review of the documents produced to the court in camera and a privilege review of any other documents which Minnesota Life will produce in response to the subpoena, and (2) on or before 1/23/17, Allstate shall serve on the plaintiffs a privilege log in accordance with FED. R. CIV. P. 26(b)(5)(A); further ORDERING that in all other respects the motion to quash is DENIED and that on 1/17/2017, Minnesota Life may response to the subpoena in accordance with this order. Signed by Honorable Judge Charles S. Coody on 12/7/16. (djy, )
February 14, 2017
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ORDER GRANTING parties' 181 Joint MOTION for Extension of Deadlines for Expert disclosures; further ORDERING that Sections 2 and 8 of the 149 uniform scheduling order, as amended 172, are amended as follows: SECTION 2: Dispositive Motions. Dispositive motions, e.g., motions for summary judgment, shall be filed no later than September 20, 2017. A brief and all supporting evidence shall be filed with any such motion. In all briefs filed by any party relating to the motion, the discussion of the evidence in the brief must be accompanied by a specific reference, by page and line, to where the evidence can be found in a supporting deposition or document. Failure to make such specific reference may result in the evidence not being considered by the court. Daubert motions shall be filed on or before June 19, 2017, unless the deadline is modified by the court upon motion of a party demonstrating good cause; SECTION 8: Expert Witness Disclosures. The parties shall disclose to each other the identity of ANY person who may be used at trial to present evidence under Rules 701, 702, 703, or 705 of the Federal Rules of Evidence, and provide the reports of retained experts or witnesses whose duties as an employee of the party regularly involved giving expert testimony, as required by Rule 26(a)(2)(A), (B), and (C) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, as follows: from the plaintiff(s), on or before April 19, 2017, and from the defendant(s), on or before April 19, 2017. Expert rebuttal reports within the meaning of Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(2)(D), i.e., expert reports that solely contradict or rebut evidence on the same subject matter identified by an opposing partys expert disclosure under Rule 26(a)(2)(B) or (C), shall be disclosed no later than May 19, 2017. The parties shall comply fully with all requirements of Rule 26(a)(2) in regard to disclosure of expert testimony. Unless an objection is filed within 14 days after disclosure of any expert witness, the disclosure shall be deemed to be in full compliance with the Rule; All other provisions of the Uniform Scheduling Order (149, as amended 172, remain in full force and effect. Signed by Chief Judge William Keith Watkins on 2/14/17. (djy, )
May 24, 2017
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MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING 153 MOTION to Compel the redeposition of Jim DeVries, as further set out in order. Signed by Honorable Judge Charles S. Coody on 5/24/17. (djy, )