United States District Court, D. Massachusetts
THOMAS GALLAGHER, Individually and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated,, Plaintiff,
OCULAR THERAPEUTDC, INC. et al., Defendants. DYLAN CARAKER, Individually and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated,, Plaintiff,
OCULAR THERAPEUTIX, INC. et al, Defendants. SHAWNA KIM, Individually and on Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated,, Plaintiff,
OCULAR THERAPEUTDC, INC. et al., Defendants.
ORDER CONSOLIDATING RELATED ACTIONS, APPOINTING LEAD
PLAINTIFFS AND APPROVING SELECTION OF COUNSEL
HONORABLE GEORGE A. O'TOOLE, JR. JUDGE
the Court has considered:
competing motions for Consolidation, Appointment of Lead
Plaintiffs and Approval of Lead Counsel filed on September 5,
subsequent filings of Yau-Hung Chow; Kenneth Hermson, Jean
Claude Dumont, Penny Poirier, and Cynthia Troy (collectively,
the "Chow Group"), Thomas Gallagher
("Gallagher"), Osi Peters ("Peters") and
Glenn Stephenson ("Stephenson") either withdrawing
their motions or notifying the Court that they do no oppose
the competing motions; and
January 12, 2018 Motion of William L. Stephens, Kavita Mehta,
and Oleg Tkalych (collectively, the "Ocular Investor
Group") and Khaled Ramadan ("Ramadan") seeking
Co-Lead » Plaintiff status.
IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
CONSOLIDATION OF RELATED ACTIONS
Pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 42, the
above-captioned actions are hereby consolidated for all
purposes into one action.
These actions shall be referred to herein as the
"Consolidated Action." This Order shall apply to
the Consolidated Action and to each case that is subsequently
filed in this Court that relates to the same subject matter
as in the Consolidated Action.
Every pleading in this Consolidated Action shall bear the
the document being filed pertains to all actions, the phrase
"All Actions" shall appear immediately after the
phrase "This Document Relates To:". When the
document applies to some, but not all, of the actions, the
document shall list, immediately after the phrase "This
Document Relates To:", the docket number for each
individual action to which the document applies, along with
the name of the first-listed plaintiff in said action.
Court requests assistance of counsel in calling to the
attention of the Clerk of this Court the filing or transfer
of any case which might not properly be ...