Rice v. Mills et al

Filing 23

ORDER pursuant to 21 Memorandum Opinion and Order entered on 10/4/11, granting the motion to consolidate cases, Case Number 4:11CV668 is hereby consolidated with LEAD CASE 4:11CV558; all pleadings are to be filed in the LEAD CASE; the Final Scheduling Order issued in the LEAD CASE shall govern these actions. Signed by Judge Susan Webber Wright on 11/2/11. (vjt)

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS WESTERN DIVISION RICHARD L COX, Trustee for AFFILIATED * FOODS SOUTHWEST, INC., * * Plaintiff, * * vs. * Case No: 4:11CV558 SWW * * DAVID HENDRIX, ET AL., * * Defendants. * * M RANDY RICE, Trustee for SHUR-VALU * STAMPS, INC. , * * Plaintiff, * * vs. * Case No: 4:11CV668 SWW * * JOHN MILLS, ET AL., * * Defendants. * * ORDER Pursuant to the Memorandum Opinion and Order entered on October 4, 2011, granting the motion to consolidate these two cases, the earlier case, Cox v. Hendrix, et al., 4:11CV558 SWW, is designated as the lead case, and all pleadings will be filed in the lead case. The Final Scheduling Order issued in Cox v. Hendrix et al.,1 shall govern these actions. As stated in the Order consolidating the cases, the Court may determine later that separate trials are necessary. IT IS SO ORDERED this 2nd day of November, 2011. /s/Susan Webber Wright UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 1 See docket entry 44. 2