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08-2002 - IN RE: PROCESSED EGG PRODUCTS ANTITRUST LITIGATION
September 26, 2011
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UNITED EGG ASSOCIATION, AND THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' RESPONSE SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/26/2011. 9/26/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL.(APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS)(kk, )MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION RE: SIX MOTIONS TO DISMISS FILED BY DEFNEDANTS MICHAEL FOODS, INC., DAYBREAK FOODS, INC., ROSE ACRE FARMS, INC., OHIO FRESH EGGS, LLC, HILLANDALE-GETTYSBURG, L.P., HILLANDALE FARMS, INC., AND HILLANDALE FARMS EAST, INC., AND
September 26, 2011
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION TO DISMISS DIRECT PURCHASER SECOND CONSOLIDATED AMENDED COMLAINT AS TO DEFENDANT MICHAEL FOODS, INC. (DOC. NO.236) IS DENIED; THE DEFENDANT DAYBREAK FOODS, INC.'S MOTION TO DISMISS DIRECT PURCHASERS' SECOND CONSOLIDATED AMENDED CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT (DOC. NO.233) IS DENIED; THE MOTION TO DISMISS DIRECT PURCHASER SECOND CONSOLIDATED AMENDED COMLAINT AS TO DEFENDANT ROSE ACRE FARMS, INC. (DOC. NO.234) IS DENIED; THE DEFNEDANT OHIO FRESH EGGS, LLC'S RENEWED MOTION TO DISMISS THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' SECOND CONSOLIDATED AMENDED CLASS ACTION COMLAINT (DOC. NO.238) IS DENIED; THE MOTION TO DISMISS DIRECT PURCHASER SECOND CONSOLIDATED AMENDED COMLAINT AS TO DEFENDANTS HILLANDAL-GETTYSBURG, L.P., HILLANDALE FARMS, INC., AND HILLANDALE FARMS EAST, INC. (DOC NO.240) IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE; THE UNITED EGG ASSOCIATION'S MOTION TO DISMISS THE CLAIMS AGAINST IT IN DIRECT PURCHASERS' SECOND CONSOLIDATED AMENDED CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT (DOC. NO.232) IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE, ETC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/26/2011. 9/26/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL.(APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS)(kk, )
October 17, 2011
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IES TO ALL ACTIONS).(tjd)MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS ANY CLAIM BY DIRECT PURCHASERS OF AN EGG PRODCUTS CONSPIRACY. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 10/14/2011; 10/17/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPL
October 17, 2011
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS ANY CLAIM BY DIRECT PURCHASERS OF AN EGG PRODUCTS CONSPIRACY AND MIDWEST POULTRY SERVICES, L.P.'S JOINDER ARE DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 10/14/2011; 10/17/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS). (tjd)
October 19, 2011
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MEMORANDUM OPINION IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO COMPEL PRODUCTION OF SPARBOE DOCUMENTS AND OTHER INFORMATION. SIGNED BY MAGISTRATE JUDGE TIMOTHY R. RICE ON 10/19/2011; 10/19/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS).(tjd)
October 19, 2011
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ORDER THAT DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO COMPEL PRODUCTION OF SPARBOE DOCUMENTS AND OTHER INFORMATION IS GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART; THE MOTION IS GRANTED WITH RESPECT TO THE SIX DOCUMENTS AT ISSUE, ETC.; THE MOTION IS DENIED WITH PREJUDICE WITH RESPECT TO THE CONTESTED WITNESS INTERVIEWS, ETC. SIGNED BY MAGISTRATE JUDGE TIMOTHY R. RICE ON 10/19/2011; 10/19/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS).(tjd)
November 30, 2011
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OPINION IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS DIRECT PURCHASERS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGAES PRIOR TO SEPTEMBER 24, 2004. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/30/2011; 11/30/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS).(tjd)
November 30, 2011
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ORDER THAT DEFENDNATS' MOTION TO DISMISS DIRECT PURCHASERS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES PRIOR TO SEPTEMBER 24, 2004 IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE; PLAINTIFFS MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AN AMENDED COMPLAINT CONSISTENT WITH THE TERMS OF THE COURT'S OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/30/2011; 11/30/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS).(tjd)
December 20, 2011
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO REMAND IN C.A. 11-3520. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 12/19/2011; 12/20/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO C.A. 11-3520).(tjd)
December 20, 2011
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ORDER THAT PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO REMAND IN C.A. 11-3520 IS GRANTED; THIS CASE IS REMANDED TO THE TWENTY-NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT, THE DISTRICT OF WYANDOTTE COUNTY, KANSAS PURSUANT TO 28 U.S.C. 1447; THE CLERK SHALL CLOSE C.A. 11-3520. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 12/19/2011; 12/20/2011 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO C.A. 11-3520).(tjd)
March 20, 2012
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OPINION IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' SECOND AMENDED CONSOLIDATED CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 3/19/2012; 3/20/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
March 20, 2012
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' SECOND AMENDED CONSOLIDATED CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT IS GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART CONSISTENT WITH THE TERMS OF THE COURT'S OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 3/19/2012; 3/20/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
April 4, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES BARRED BY THE STATUTES OF LIMITATIONS OF VARIOUS STATES. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 4/4/2012; 4/5/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
April 4, 2012
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES BARRED BY THE STATUTES OF LIMITATIONS OF VARIOUS STATES IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE; THE FOLLOWING CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES OUTLINED IN THIS ORDER ARE DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 4/4/2012; 4/5/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
April 24, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: SEVEN DEFENDANTS' MOTIONS TO DISMISS THE SECOND AMENDED CONSOLIDATED COMPLAINT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 4/24/2012; 4/25/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
April 24, 2012
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ORDER THAT THE MOTION TO DISMISS 327 INDIRECT PURCHASER SECOND AMENDED CONSOLIDATED COMPLAINT AS TO DEFENDANTS MICHAEL FOODS, INC. AND PAPETTI'S HYGRADE EGG PRODUCTS, INC. IS DENIED; ROSE ACRE FARM, INC.'S MOTION TO DISMISS 328 IS DENIED; OHIO FRESH EGGS, LLC'S RENEWED MOTION TO DISMISS 330 IS DENIED; DAYBREAK FOODS, INC.'S MOTION TO DISMISS 324 IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE AS TO COUNT I AND DENIED AS TO THE OTHER CLAIMS, PLAINTIFFS MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AN AMEDED COMPLAINT CONSISTENT WITH THE TERMS OF THE COURT'S MEMORANDUM; DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS 326 IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE AS TO COUNT I AND DENIED AS TO THE OTHER CLAIMS, PLAINTIFFS MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AN AMENDED COMPLAINT; UNITED EGG ASSOCIATION'S MOTION TO DISMISS 329 IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE AS TO COUNT I AND DENIED AS TO THE OTHER CLAIMS, PLAINTIFFS MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AN AMENDED COMPLAINT; LAND O'LAKES, INC.'S MOTION TO DISMISS 325 IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE AS TO COUNT I AND DENIED AS TO THE OTHER CLAIMS, PLAINTIFFS MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AN AMENDED COMPLAINT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 4/24/2012; 4/25/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
July 16, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT WITH SPARBOE FARM, INC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/16/2012; 7/16/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
July 16, 2012
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ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH SPARBOE FARMS, INC. IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED IN THIS ORDER, ETC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/16/2012; 7/16/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
July 16, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT BETWEEN PLAINTIFFS AND MOARK, LLC, NORCO RANCH, INC., AND LAND O'LAKES, INC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/16/2012; 7/16/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
July 16, 2012
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ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT BETWEEN PLAINTIFFS AND DEFENDANTS MOARK, LLC, NORCO RANCH, INC., AND LAND O'LAKES, INC. IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED IN THIS ORDER, ETC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/16/2012; 7/16/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
October 4, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS SPARBOE FARMS, INC. AND LAND O'LAKES, INC.'S MOTIONS TO DISMISS. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 10/3/2012; 10/4/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS).(tjd)
October 4, 2012
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ORDER THAT THE DEFENDANT SPARBOE FARMS, INC.'S MOTIONS TO DISMISS 635, 636, 637, 639, 640, 641 ARE DENIED; LAND O' LAKES, INC.'S MOTION TO DISMISS DEFENDANT GIANT EAGLE'S AMENDED COMPLAINT IS GRANTED WITHOUT PREJUDICE AS TO COUNT I AND DENIED AS TO COUNT II; GIANT EAGLE MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AN AMENDED COMPLAINT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 10/3/2012; 10/4/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS).(tjd)
November 9, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES AND AN AWARD OF ATTORNEYS' FEES. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/9/2012; 11/9/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
November 9, 2012
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ORDER THAT COUNSEL FOR THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS ARE AWARDED ATTORNEYS' FEES IN THE AMOUNT OF $7,500,000 WITH ACCRUED INTEREST; COUNSEL FOR THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS ARE AWARDED REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES IN THE AMOUNT OF $434,944.79 WITH ACCRUED INTEREST; INTERIM CO-LEAD COUNSEL ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ALLOCATING AND DISTRIBUTING COUNSEL FEES AND EXPENSES AMOUNG COUNSEL FOR THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/9/2012; 11/9/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
December 17, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE A THIRD AMENDED COMPLAINT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 12/14/2012; 12/17/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS).(tjd)
December 17, 2012
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ORDER THAT THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE A THIRD AMENDED COMPLAINT IS DENIED IN PART WITH PREJUDICE WITH RESPECT TO THE PROPOSED CLAIMS AGAINST HILLANDALE EAST AND HILLANDALE FARMS, INC.; THE MOTION IS GRANTED IN PART WITH RESPECT TO THE PROPOSED CLAIMS AGAINST HILLANDALE GETTYSBURG AND HILLANDALE PA AND THE PROPOSED ALLEGATIONS REGARDING FRAUDULENT CONCEALMENT; PLAINTIFFS SHALL FILE A REVISED THIRD AMENDED COMPLAINT BY NO LATER THAN JANUARY 4, 2013; PRIOR TO FILING, PLAINTIFFS SHALL SHARE THE REVISED COMPLAINT WITH DEFENDANTS INCLUDING A REDLINE COPY TO CONFIRM THAT THE COMPLAINT COMPORTS WITH THE COURT'S MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 12/14/2012; 12/17/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS).(tjd)
December 20, 2012
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 12/20/2012; 12/21/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
December 20, 2012
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DISMISS THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES IS DENIED IN PART WITH RESPECT TO GIANT EAGLE'S CLAIM UNDER OHIO LAW AND THE ABILITY OF ALL THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS TO CLAIM THE BENEFIT OF CLASS ACTION TOLLING; THE MOTION IS GRANTED IN PART WITHOUT PREJUDICE WITH RESPECT TO THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' FRAUDULENT CONCEALMENT ALLEGATIONS PERTAINING TO THEIR FEDERAL LAW CLAIMS; BY NO LATER THAN JANUARY 18, 2013 THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS MAY SEEK LEAVE TO FILE AMENDED COMPLAINTS CONSISTENT WITH THE TERMS OF THE COURT'S OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 12/20/2012; 12/21/2012 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
March 19, 2013
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO PARTIALLY DISMISS THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' FOURTH AMENDED COMPLAINT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 3/19/2013; 3/19/2013 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
March 19, 2013
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO PARTIALLY DISMISS THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' FOURTH AMENDED COMPLAINT IS GRANTED; ALL CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES BROUGHT BY THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS THAT AROSE BEFORE THE FOLLOWING DATES ARE DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE AS OUTLINED IN THIS ORDER, ETC. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 3/19/2013; 3/19/2013 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
July 3, 2013
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: SPARBOE FARMS, INC. REIMBURSING DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/3/2013; 7/5/2013 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS AND SPARBOE FARMS, INC.).(tjd)
July 3, 2013
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ORDER THAT SPARBOE FARMS, INC. SHALL HAVE NO OBLIGATION TO REIMBURSE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS FOR THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PREPARATION AND DISSEMINATION OF THE NOTICE OF THE PARTIES' CLASS SETTLEMENT. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/3/2013; 7/5/2013 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS AND SPARBOE FARMS, INC.).(tjd)
August 23, 2013
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS' OMNIBUS MOTION TO DISMISS THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' AND DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES BARRED BY THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/23/2013; 8/23/2013 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF AND DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
August 23, 2013
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ORDER THAT THE DEFENDANTS' OMNIBUS MOTION TO DISMISS THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' AND DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES BARRED BY THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS IS GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART; WITH RESPECT TO WEAVER BROS. THE COURT DISMISSES WITH PREJUDICE PLAINTIFF GIANT EAGLE'S CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES ARISING BEFORE 12/17/2006; WITH RESPECT TO SPARBOE FARMS, INC. THE COURT DISMISSES WITH PREJUDICE THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES ARISING BEFORE 1/30/2005; THE COURT DISMISSES WITH PREJUDICE THE REMAINING CLAIMS FOR DAMAGES BROUGHT BY THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS AND DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS THAT AROSE BEFORE 9/24/2004. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/23/2013; 8/23/2013 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF AND DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF ACTIONS).(tjd)
June 10, 2014
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MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF ORDER RE: DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO DISMISS CAL-MAINE FOODS, INC., AND ROSE ACRE FARMS, INC.'S COUNTERCLAIMS. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/10/2014; 6/10/2014 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CASES).(tjd)
June 10, 2014
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ONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/10/2014; 6/10/2014 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' CASES).(tjd, )ORDER THAT THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO DISMISS CAL-MAINE FOODS, INC., AND ROSE ACRE FARMS, INC.'S COUNTERCLAIM IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED HEREIN, ETC.; THE DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO STRIKE IS DEEMED MOOT. SIGNED BY H
October 10, 2014
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 10/10/2014. 10/14/2014 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS) (ems)
October 10, 2014
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT BETWEEN PLAINTIFFS AND DEFENDANT CAL-MAINE FOODS, INC. (DOC. NO. 1036) IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED IN THIS ORDER AND THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 10/10/2014. 10/14/2014 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF ACTIONS) (ems)
November 17, 2014
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION RE: OBJECTIONS TO ORDERS DATED 9/11/2014 (DOC. NO.1066) AND 9/12/2014 (DOC. NO.1067). SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/17/2014. 11/17/2014 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL.(APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS)(kk, )
November 17, 2014
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MEMORANDUM AND ORDER THAT THE INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' OBJECTIONS ARE OVERRULED; DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' OBJECTIONS ARE OVERRULED; UEP AND USEM'S OBJECTIONS ARE SUSTAINED TO THE EXTENT SET FORTH IN TODAY'S MEMORANDUM THAT ACCOMPANIES THIS ORDER. THE COURT AFFIRMS IN PART AND VACATED IN PART JUDGE RICE'S 9/11/2014 ORDER, AND REMANDS THE DISPUTE FOR FURTHER PROCEEDINGS CONSISTENT WITH THE MEMORANDUM THAT ACCOMPANIES THIS ORDER. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/17/2014. 11/17/2014 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL.(APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (kk, )
January 26, 2015
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MEMORANDUM RE: DEFENDNATS' MOTION TO EXCLUDE THE OPINIONS AND TESTIMONY OF GORDON RAUSSER, PH.D. IS DENIED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 1/26/2015.1/26/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS).(ahf)(ahf)
January 26, 2015
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO EXCLUDE THE OPINIONS AND TESTIMONY OF GORDON RAUSSER, PH.D. (DOC. NO. 1031) IS DENIED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 1/26/2015.1/26/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS).(ahf)
September 14, 2015
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/14/2015. 9/15/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO 12-CV-88) (ems)
September 14, 2015
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE KRAFT DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR AN ORDER EXCLUDING THEM FROM THE CAL-MAINE/DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFF SETTLEMENT, OR ALTERNATIVELY ENLARGING THEIR TIME TO OPT OUT (DOC. NO. 1123) IS GRANTED AND THE COURT WILL ENLARGE THE TIME FOR THE KRAFT DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS TO OPT OUT. THE KRAFT DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS SHALL CONFIRM ON THE RECORD AND DOCKET THEIR OPT-OUT STATUS WITHIN ONE WEEK FROM THE DATE OF THIS ORDER. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/14/2015. 9/15/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO 12-CV-88) (ems)
September 18, 2015
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/18/2015. 9/18/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO INDIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
September 18, 2015
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION (DOC. NO. 1042) IS DENIED. INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS MAY RENEW THEIR MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION AS TO THEIR PROPOSED RULE 23(b)(2) CLASS SEEKING AN INJUNCTION UNDER FEDERAL LAW BY 10/23/2015. SHOULD PLAINTIFFS FILE SUCH A RENEWED MOTION, DEFENDANTS MAY FILE A RESPONSE BY 11/20/2015. ANY REPLY FROM PLAINTIFFS WILL BE DUE BY 12/11/2015. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/18/2015. 9/18/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO INDIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
September 21, 2015
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/18/2015. 9/21/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
September 21, 2015
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION (DOC. NO. 978) IS DENIED IN PART AND GRANTED IN PART AS OUTLINED HEREIN. PLAINTIFFS AND DEFENDANTS SHALL FILE SIMULTANEOUS BRIEFING, NOT TO EXCEED 10 PAGES, ADDRESSING THIS ISSUE BY 10/16/2015. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/18/2015. 9/21/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
November 10, 2015
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AMENDED MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/10/2015. 11/10/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
November 10, 2015
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AMENDED MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION (DOC. NO. 1042) IS DENIED. INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS MAY RENEW THEIR MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION AS TO THEIR PROPOSED RULE 23(b)(2) CLASS SEEKING AN INJUNCTION UNDER FEDERAL LAW BY 10/23/2015. SHOULD PLAINTIFFS FILE SUCH A RENEWED MOTION, DEFENDANTS MAY FILE A RESPONSE BY 11/20/2015. ANY REPLY FROM PLAINTIFFS WILL BE DUE BY 12/11/2015. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/10/2015. 11/10/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
November 12, 2015
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AMENDED MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/10/2015. 11/12/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
November 12, 2015
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AMENDED MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION (DOC. NO. 978) IS DENIED IN PART AND GRANTED IN PART. WITH REGARD TO THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' EGG PRODUCTS SUBCLASS, THE MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION IS DENIED. WITH REGARDS TO THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' SHELL EGG SUBCLASS, THE MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION IS DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE WITH RESPECT TO THE PROPOSED CLASS PERIOD OF "SEPTEMBER 24, 2004 TO PRESENT," BUT IS GRANTED IN ALL OTHER RESPECTS. THE COURT INSTRUCTS THE PARTIES TO SUBMIT SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEFING ADDRESSING THE APPROPRIATE CUTOFF DATE FOR THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' SHELL EGGS SUBCLASS. PLAINTIFFS AND DEFENDANTS SHALL FILE SIMULTANEOUS BRIEFING, NOT TO EXCEED 10 PAGES, ADDRESSING THIS ISSUE BY 10/16/2015. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/10/2015. 11/12/2015 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
February 3, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 2/2/2016. 2/3/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIASION COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
February 3, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE FOLLOWING CLASS OF SHALL EGG PURCHASERS IS HEREBY CERTIFIED PURSUANT TO FEDERAL RULE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE 23(a) and 23(b)(3); ETC. THE FOLLOWING ENTITIES ARE HEREBY APPOINTED AS CLASS REPRESENTATIVES: T.K. RIBBING'S FAMILY RESTAURANT, LLC; JOHN A. LISCIANDRO d/b/a LISCIANDRO'S RESTAURANT; EBY-BROWN COMPANY LLC; AND KARETAS FOODS, INC. THE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALS ARE APPOINTED AS CLASS COUNSEL TO THE SHELL EGG CLASS: MINDEE J. REUBEN, LITE DEPALMA GREENBERG, LLC; MICHAEL D. HAUSFELD, HAUSFELD LLP; STANLEY D. BERNSTEIN, BERNSTEIN LIEBHARD LLP; AND STEPHEN D. SUSMAN, SUSMAN GODFREY LLP. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 2/2/2016. 2/3/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIASION COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
June 30, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/30/2016. 7/1/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
June 30, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENTS (DOC. NO. 1199) IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED HEREIN. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/30/2016. 7/1/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
June 30, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF THE CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT (DOC. NO. 1144) IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED HEREIN. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/30/2016. 7/1/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
July 19, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/18/2016. 7/19/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
July 19, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO EXCLUDE THE OPINIONS AND TESTIMONY OF DR. JESSE DAVID (DOC. NO. 1193) IS DENIED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 7/18/2016. 7/19/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
August 15, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/11/2016. 8/15/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
August 15, 2016
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D COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO EXCLUDE THE TESIMONY OF DR. MICHELLE BURTIS IS DENIED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/11/2016. 8/15/2016 ENTERED AN
August 31, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/30/2016. 8/31/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
August 31, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT ALL PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO EXCLUDE THE OPINIONS AND TESTIMONY OF DR. MICHAEL DARRE (DOC. NO. 1198) IS DENIED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/30/2016. 8/31/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
September 1, 2016
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MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/1/2016. 9/1/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (aeg)
September 1, 2016
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D COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (aeg)ORDER THAT PLAINTIFFS' MOTION TO EXCLUDE THE OPINIONS AND TESTIMONY OF DR. JONATHAN WALKER (DOC. NO. 1196) IS DENIED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/1/2016. 9/1/2016 ENTERED AN
September 6, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/6/2016. 9/6/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL DIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
September 6, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT CERTAIN DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT DISMISSING ALL CLAIMS BASED ON PURCHASES OF EGG PRODUCTS (DOC. NO. 1233) IS GRANTED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. ALL CLAIMS BASED ON PURCHASES OF EGG PRODUCTS ARE DISMISSED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/6/2016. 9/6/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL DIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
September 9, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/8/2016. 9/12/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
September 9, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT CERTAIN DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT AGAINST DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS ("DAPS") ON LIABILITY (DOC. NO. 1245), AND CERTAIN DEFENDANTS MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT AGAINST INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS ("IPPS") ON LIABILITY (DOC. NO. 1246) ARE GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART AS OUTLINED HEREIN. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/8/2016. 9/12/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
September 12, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/12/2016. 9/12/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL DIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
September 12, 2016
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6. 9/12/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL DIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT CERTAIN DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT AGAINST DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFFS (DAPS) AND DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS (DPPS) ON DAMAGES (DOC. NO. 1244) IS GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART AS OUTLINED HEREIN. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED THAT BY 10/17/2016, THE DPPS AND DAPS SHALL PRODUCE AND EXCHANGE WITH OPPOSING COUNSEL, SUPPLEMENTAL DAMAGES CALCULATIONS THAT INCORPORATE THE HOLDINGS IN THIS ORDER. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/12/201
September 13, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/13/2016. 9/13/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
September 13, 2016
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IES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT RELATED TO AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVE ANTITRUST EXPEMPTIONS (DOC. NO. 1239) IS GRANTED IN PART AS TO THE DEFENDANTS' AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES REGARDING AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVE ANTITRUST EXEMPTIONS FOR UEP AND DENIED IN PART AS TO THE DEFENDANTS' AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES REGARDING AGRICULTURAL COOPERATIVE ANTITRUST EXEMPTIONS FOR USEM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/13/2016. 9/13/2016 ENTERED AND COP
September 28, 2016
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/28/2016. 9/28/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
September 28, 2016
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DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES AND ALL INDIRECT PURCASER CASES) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT OHIO FRESH EGGS, LLC'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (DOC. NOS. 1227, 1232), MICHAEL FOODS INC.'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (DOC. NOS. 1228, 1234), R.W. SAUDER, INC.'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (DOC. NOS. 1230, 1231), ROSE ACRE FARMS, INC.'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (DOC. NOS. 1238, 1242) MOTIONS ARE DENIED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/28/2016. 9/28/2016 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL
June 27, 2017
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/27/2017. 6/27/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)
June 27, 2017
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ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL INDIRECT PURCHASER CASES) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT INDIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' RENEWED MOTION TO CERTIFY CLASS (DOC. NO. 1335) IS DENIED FOR THE REASONS SET FORTH IN THE ACCOMPANYING MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 6/27/2017. 6/27/2017
August 14, 2017
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MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/14/2017. 8/14/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (aeg)
August 14, 2017
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ORDER THAT DEFENDANTS' MOTION TO DECERTIFY THE DIRECT PURCHASER PLAINTIFFS' CLASS (DOC. NO. 1433) IS DENIED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 8/14/2017. 8/14/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (aeg)
September 29, 2017
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/28/2017. 9/29/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
September 29, 2017
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTIONS (DOC. NOS. 1449, 1450, 1451, AND 1452) ARE DENIED. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 9/28/2017. 9/29/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL ACTIONS) (ems)
November 7, 2017
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/7/2017. 11/8/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES) (ems)
November 7, 2017
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION IN LIMINE TO EXCLUDE DR. BAYE'S DAMAGE CALCULATIONS (DOC. NO. 1529) IS GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART AND THE MOTION TO STRIKE THE MOTION IN LIMINE (DOC. NO. 1534) IS GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART AS OUTLINED HEREIN. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/7/2017. 11/8/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT ACTION PLAINTIFF CASES) (ems)
November 20, 2017
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/17/2017. 11/20/2017 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
November 20, 2017
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ERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF SETTLEMENT BETWEEN PLAINTIFFS AND DEFENDANT MICHAEL FOODS, INC. (DOC. NO. 1561) IS GRANTED AS OUTLINED HEREIN. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 11/17/2017. 11/20/2017 ENT
February 9, 2018
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MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 2/9/2018. 2/9/2018 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUNSEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)
February 9, 2018
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SEL. (APPLIES TO ALL DIRECT PURCHASER ACTIONS) (ems)MEMORANDUM AND/OR OPINION ORDER THAT THE MOTION FOR CONFIRMATION (DOC. NO. 1574) IS DENIED AS OUTLINED IN THIS COURT'S 2/9/2018 MEMORANDUM. SIGNED BY HONORABLE GENE E.K. PRATTER ON 2/9/2018. 2/9/2018 ENTERED AND COPIES E-MAILED TO LIAISON COUN