Exmark Manufacturing Company Inc.

Defendant: Briggs & Stratton Power Products Group, LLC and Schiller Grounds Care, Inc.
Plaintiff: Exmark Manufacturing Company Inc.
Case Number: 8:2010cv00187
Filed: May 12, 2010
Court: Nebraska District Court
Office: 8 Omaha Office
Presiding Judge: F. A. Gossett
Nature of Suit: Patent
Cause of Action: 35:271 Patent Infringement
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff

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April 18, 2011 102 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - The plaintiff's Motion for Protective Order to Preclude Deposition of Attorney Dennis Thomte 76 is denied. Any objection to this Order shall be filed with the Clerk of the Court within fourteen (14) days after being served with a copy of this Order. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (KBJ)
May 31, 2011 110 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - A Markman hearing will be held before Chief Judge Joseph F. Bataillon in Courtroom No. 3, Third Floor, Roman L. Hruska, U.S. Courthouse, 111 South 18th Plaza, Omaha, Nebraska, commencing at 9:00 a.m. on September 1, 2011. Within ten working days following the courts ruling on claim construction, the plaintiff shall initiate a telephone planning conference with all parties and the undersigned magistrate judge in order to schedule this matter to trial. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (KBJ)
November 29, 2011 156 Opinion or Order of the Court MEMORANDUM AND ORDER on claim construction (Markman). Ordered by Chief Judge Joseph F. Bataillon. (SMS)
January 6, 2015 260 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - The plaintiff's Motion to Strike New Expert Opinions of Mark Wegner as Untimely Under the Amended Scheduling Order (Filing No. 237 ) is granted as set forth in this Order. Pursuant to NECivR 72.2 any objection to this Order shall be filed with the Clerk of the Court within fourteen (14) days after being served with a copy of this Order. Failure to timely object may constitute a waiver of any objection. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (GJG)
January 16, 2015 267 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER granting 266 Motion to Extend. The Stipulated and Joint Motion for Extension of Time (Filing No. 266 ) is granted. The deposition of Melissa Bennis shall be completed on or before February 9, 2015. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (NMW)
February 2, 2015 274 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - Briggs' Motion to Compel Production of Exmark's Patent Infringement Potentials List and Related Documents (Filing No. 255 ) is granted in part and denied in part as set forth in this Order. Pursuant to NECivR 72.2 any objection to this Order shall be filed with the Clerk of the Court within fourteen (14) days after being served with a copy of this Order. Failure to timely object may constitute a waiver of any objection. The brief in support of any objection shall be filed at the time of filing such objection. Failure to file a brief in support of any objection may be deemed an abandonment of the objection. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (GJG)
February 6, 2015 276 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - This matter is before the court following a telephone conference with counsel on February 6, 2015. Derek Vandenburgh and Joseph W. Winkels represented the plaintiff, Exmark Manufacturing Company Inc. (Exmark). Marc A. Cohn represented the defendant, Briggs & Stratton Power Products Group, LLC (Briggs). Rebecca D. Ward represented the defendant, Schiller Grounds Care, Inc. The court addressed Exmark's counsel's request for clarification of the court's Order (Filing N o. 274 ) regarding the disclosure of a document identified as 206 in Exmark's Privilege Log. The court requested and Exmark provided by facsimile document 206 for in camera review. After review, the court finds document 206 is Exmark's "Potential Patent Infringements" list. Therefore, as the list is protected under the attorney-client privilege as explained in the court's Order (Filing No. 274 ), document 206 is privileged. While Exmark is not compelled to produc e the list, Exmark may not assert the attorney-client privilege as to underlying facts in the list, or any of the list's iterations, during the upcoming Rule 30(b)(6) deposition. Exmark's Rule 30(b)(6) deponent should be knowledgeable in the underlying factual content of the list. Exmark's facsimile submission will be separately filed under seal. IT IS SO ORDERED. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (GJG)
February 9, 2015 280 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - The parties' Stipulated and Joint Motion for Extension of Time to File Summary Judgment Motions and Opening Brief (Filing No. 278 ) is granted. Summary judgment motions and opening briefs shall be filed on or before February 17, 2015. All other deadlines shall remain unchanged. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (GJG)
December 8, 2010 63 Opinion or Order of the Court STIPULATED PROTECTIVE ORDER. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (MKR)
March 22, 2011 97 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER - The Stipulated and Joint Motion for Order Extending Time for Mediation 96 is granted. The court amends its February 18, 2011, Mediation Reference Order 87 as follows: Plaintiff and Defendant Schiller Grounds Care, Inc. are given until no later than April 26, 2011, to utilize the private mediation services of Mr. Michael Warnecke. All other aspects of the Court's previous Order shall remain unchanged. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (KBJ)

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