IN RE: RAIL FREIGHT FUEL SURCHARGE ANTITRUST LITIGATION - MDL 1869

Plaintiff: DAKOTA GRANITE COMPANY, MCINTYRE GROUP, LTD., GVL PIPE & DEMOLITION, INC., FERRARO FOODS OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC, SUBLETTE COOPERATIVE, INC., STRATES SHOWS, INC., WEST ALABAMA SAND & GRAVEL, INC., CEDAR FARMS CO., INC., DAD'S PRODUCTS CO., INC., ZINIFEX TAYLOR CHEMICALS, INC., DUST PRO, INC., QUALITY REFRACTORIES INSTALLATION, INC. and NIZHNEKAMSKNEFTEKHIM USA, INC.
Defendant: ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN RAILROADS, BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY, CSX TRANSPORTATION, INC., KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN RAILWAY COMPANY, NORFOLK SOUTHERN RAILWAY COMPANY and UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY
 
Case Number: 1:2007mc00489
Filed: November 14, 2007
 
Court: District Of Columbia District Court
Office: Washington, DC Office
County: 88888
Presiding Judge: Paul L. Friedman
 
Nature of Suit: Anti-Trust
Cause of Action: 15:1 Antitrust Litigation
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff

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July 2, 2009 291 Featured Case MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 7/2/09. (lcjmf1)
October 23, 2009 313 Featured Case MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 10/23/2009. (lcjmf1)
June 7, 2010 370 Featured Case ORDER granting in part and denying in part 340 Motion to Compel. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 06/07/2010. (lcjmf1)
June 7, 2010 371 Featured Case MEMORANDUM OPINION re 340 Motion to Compel. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 06/07/2010. (lcjmf1)
September 28, 2010 436 Featured Case MEMORANDUM OPINION re: In Camera Review of Union Pacific Railway Company Documents. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 09/28/2010. (lcjmf1)
November 17, 2011 534 Featured Case MEMORANDUM OPINION re 533 ORDER re 506 Sealed Motion. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 11/17/11. (lcjmf1)
November 30, 2011 535 Featured Case ORDER granting in part and denying in part 511 Sealed Motion. Signed by Magistrate Judge John M. Facciola on 11/30/11. (lcjmf1)
June 21, 2012 540 Featured Case ORDER granting 337 direct purchaser plaintiffs' motion for class certification; granting 537 direct purchaser plaintiffs' motion for order directing parties to meet and confer concerning scheduling. By July 10, 2012, the parties shall meet and confer and shall file a joint report showing cause why the Opinion issued under seal this same day should not be published in full without redactions on the public docket of this Court. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on 6/21/2012. (zmm, )
July 13, 2012 549 Featured Case MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER granting in part and denying in part defendants' request for redactions, as set forth under seal in Attachment A [544-2] to the parties' joint report; and ordering that the Clerk of this Court shall publish on the public docket the redacted version of this Court's June 21, 2012 Opinion granting the direct purchaser plaintiffs' motion for class certification. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on July 13, 2012. (lcplf1)
July 13, 2012 550 Featured Case PUBLIC OPINION of June 21, 2012 granting the direct purchaser plaintiffs' motion for class certification. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on June 21, 2012. (lcplf1)
September 20, 2012 617 Featured Case OPINION denying defedants' motion to stay proceedings under Rule 23(f) as it pertains to expert discovery and briefing of the Daubert and summary judgment issues and granting the motion as it pertains to class notice. An order consistent with this opinion will be issued this same day. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on September 20, 2012. (MA)
September 3, 2013 668 Featured Case OPINION denying Oxbow's motion to disqualify Latham & Watkins LLP. An appropriate order accompanies this opinion. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on September 3, 2013. (MA)

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Plaintiff: DAKOTA GRANITE COMPANY
Represented By: Benjamin D. Brown
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Plaintiff: MCINTYRE GROUP, LTD.
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Plaintiff: GVL PIPE & DEMOLITION, INC.
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Plaintiff: FERRARO FOODS OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC
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Plaintiff: SUBLETTE COOPERATIVE, INC.
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Plaintiff: STRATES SHOWS, INC.
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Plaintiff: WEST ALABAMA SAND & GRAVEL, INC.
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Plaintiff: CEDAR FARMS CO., INC.
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Plaintiff: DAD'S PRODUCTS CO., INC.
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Plaintiff: ZINIFEX TAYLOR CHEMICALS, INC.
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Plaintiff: DUST PRO, INC.
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Plaintiff: QUALITY REFRACTORIES INSTALLATION, INC.
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Plaintiff: NIZHNEKAMSKNEFTEKHIM USA, INC.
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Defendant: ASSOCIATION OF AMERICAN RAILROADS
Represented By: David Irving Gelfand
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Defendant: BNSF RAILWAY COMPANY
Represented By: Gary A. Winters
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Defendant: CSX TRANSPORTATION, INC.
Represented By: Kent Alan Gardiner
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Defendant: KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN RAILWAY COMPANY
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Defendant: NORFOLK SOUTHERN RAILWAY COMPANY
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Defendant: UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY
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