Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Official citation and/or docket number and footnotes (if any) for this case available with purchase.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

Giles v. Continental Casualty Co.

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS


February 23, 2010

RICHARD E. GILES, PLAINTIFF,
v.
CONTINENTAL CASUALTY COMPANY, AN INSURANCE CORPORATION, HARTFORD FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC., AN INSURANCE CORPORATION, AND DR. ROBERT BARRACK, AND THE CENTER FOR ADVANCED MEDICINE, WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER, DEFENDANTS.

The opinion of the court was delivered by: J. Phil Gilbert District Judge

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER

This matter comes before the Court on its February 5, 2010, order to show cause (Doc. 39). In that order, the Court noted that there was no evidence in the record that service of process had been effected upon defendants Continental Casualty Company and Hartford Financial Services, Inc. within 120 days after the filing of the complaint, as prescribed by Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 4(m). Accordingly, the Court directed plaintiff Richard E. Giles to show cause on or before February 19, 2010, why his claims against Continental and Hartford (Count I) should not be dismissed without prejudice for failure to timely effect service. The Court further warned Giles that if he failed to respond in a timely manner to the order to show cause, the Court would dismiss this action.

Giles has not responded to the Court's order to show cause. Therefore, as it warned it would do, the Court DISMISSES Giles' claims against Continental and Hartford (Count I) without prejudice for failure to timely effect service pursuant to Rule 4(m). The Court DIRECTS the Clerk of Court to enter judgment accordingly.

IT IS SO ORDERED.

20100223

© 1992-2010 VersusLaw Inc.



Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Official citation and/or docket number and footnotes (if any) for this case available with purchase.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.