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Case Number: 2013-00656     Filing Date:  11/04/2013
Case Title: CAROLYN PFEIFFER-FIALA V. KENT STATE UNIVERSITY Prayer Amount:  $25,000.00
Case Type: OTHER CIVIL Assigned To:  MAGISTRATE ROBERT VAN SCHOYCK
  Case Parties
Party Name Party Type Attorney Name Attorney Type
CAROLYN PFEIFFER-FIALA PLAINTIFF Peter Paul Lorenz  FIRM
Oliver Koo  FIRM
KENT STATE UNIVERSITY DEFENDANT Randall William Knutti  ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL
Christopher L. Bagi  ASSISTANT ATTORNEY GENERAL

 Case Docket Information  
Action Date Docket Action Description
 11/04/2013  COMPLAINT FILED  By Peter Lorenz and Oliver Koo, attorneys for plaintiff Carolyn-Pfeiffer-Fiala.
 11/04/2013  FILING FEE FOR COMPLAINT PAID  By Oliver T. Koo $25.00 Check/MO# 776 Receipt # C47142
 11/04/2013  PRAECIPE  Filed by Peter Lorenz and Oliver Koo, attorneys for plaintiff.
 11/05/2013  SUMMONS ISSUED  To defendant Kent State University by certified mail #7012 3050 0001 7828 6787 with praecipe and complaint.
 11/05/2013  DESIGNATION FORM FOR CONNECTED ACTION ISSUED  To Peter Lorenz and Oliver Koo, attorneys for plaintiff, with instructions.
 11/05/2013  RETURN OF F10 SERVICE ON A.G.  Summons, praecipe and complaint; receipt filed.
 11/06/2013  SERVICE OF CERTIFIED MAIL  Receipt #7012 3050 0001 7828 6787 for service on defendant Kent State University postmarked 11/05/13.
 11/08/2013  ENTRY STAYING PROCEEDINGS AND SCHEDULING MEDIATION  The Court refers this case to mediation and stays all filing deadlines for this case until further notice of this Court. A mediation teleconference in this case is scheduled for November 25, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. with the Dispute Resolution Section of the Ohio Supreme Court. Copy sent to Oliver Koo; Peter Lorenz; and attorney general.
Official: Patrick M. McGrath
 11/21/2013  NOTICE OF APPEARANCE OF COUNSEL FILED  By Randall W. Knutti and Christopher L. Bagi, assistant attorneys general, as lead counsel and co-counsel of record for defendant, with certificate of service.
 12/04/2013  ANSWER  Filed by Randall W. Knutti and Christopher L. Bagi, assistant attorneys general, attorneys for defendant, with certificate of service.
 01/14/2014  ENTRY JOURNALIZED AND FILED  Pursuant to Civ.R. 53, Robert Van Schoyck, an attorney admitted to practice in Ohio, is hereby appointed magistrate in this cause without limitation of authority specified in Civ.R. 53(C). Civ.R. 53 shall govern the proceedings and the decision of the magistrate. Objections to the decision of the magistrate, if any, shall be filed as provided in Civ.R. 53(D)(3)(b). Copy sent to Christopher Bagi and Randall Knutti, assistant attorneys general; Oliver Koo and Peter Lorenz.
Official: Patrick M. McGrath
 01/14/2014  ORDER TO FILE DESIGNATION FORM  Due on February 13, 2014. Copy sent to Christopher Bagi and Randall Knutti, assistant attorneys general; Oliver Koo and Peter Lorenz.
Official: Robert Van Schoyck
 01/14/2014  DESIGNATION FORM FOR CONNECTED ACTION ISSUED  To Peter Lorenz and Oliver Koo, attorneys for plaintiff, with instructions.
 01/21/2014  DESIGNATION FORM  No connected action pending; filed by Oliver Koo, attorney for plaintiff, with certificate of service.
 01/24/2014  MAGISTRATE'S ORDER  The court has learned that mediation did not resolve this case. The case will be set for trial. Copy sent to Christopher Bagi and Randall Knutti, assistant attorneys general; Oliver Koo and Peter Lorenz.
Official: Robert Van Schoyck
 02/03/2014  NOTICE OF SCHEDULING  A case management conference has been set for February 28, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.; pretrial conference for January 8, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.; and trial for February 9-11, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Copy sent to Christopher Bagi and Randall Knutti assistant attorneys general; Oliver Koo and Peter Lorenz.
 02/28/2014  CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
Official: Robert Van Schoyck
 03/07/2014  MAGISTRATE'S ORDER  Plaintiff shall furnish defendant with the names of any expert witnesses and a copy of their reports on or before July 1, 2014. Defendant shall furnish plaintiff with the names of any expert witnesses and a copy of their reports on or before August 1, 2014. No discovery will be allowed after October 17, 2014, without leave of court. Any dispositive motions shall be filed on or before November 7, 2014. Copy sent to Christopher Bagi and Randall Knutti, assistant attorneys general; Oliver Koo and Peter Lorenz.
Official: Robert Van Schoyck

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