United States District Court, S.D. Illinois
February 27, 2014
DONALD GRAHAM and ROSEMARY GRAHAM Plaintiffs,
A.W. CHESTERTON COMPANY,
STEPHEN C. WILLIAMS, Magistrate Judge.
Before the Court is Plaintiff's Stipulation of Dismissal of Defendant Joy Global Underground Mining LLC f.k.a. Joy Technologies LLC, (Doc. 116).
The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure permit a plaintiff to voluntarily dismiss claims without a court order by filing a stipulation for dismissal signed by all parties who have appeared. Fed.R.Civ.P. 41(a)(1)(A). The parties have entered such a stipulation, and further indicated that the dismissal will be without prejudice. (Doc. 116). The case against the Joy Global Underground Mining is therefore DISMISSED without prejudice pursuant to Federal Rule 41(a)(1). All parties shall bear their own costs. Additionally, that Defendant's currently pending Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Subject Matter Jurisdiction (Doc. 64) is now MOOT.
For the foregoing reasons, the Clerk of the Court is DIRECTED to DISMISS Joy Global Underground Mining LLC, f.k.a. Joy Technologies LLC without prejudice pursuant to Doc. 116, Stipulation for Dismissal. Additionally, that Defendant's Motion to Dismiss for Lack of Subject Matter Jurisdiction (Doc. 64) is MOOT.
IT IS SO ORDERED.