Deere & Co. v. Ohio Gear, 05-1990
Summary judgment for defendant in a contractual suit by a tractor manufacturer over the supply of tractor parts is reversed where the court abused its discretion by invoking a local court rule to treat a delay in plaintiff's response to the summary judgment motion as an admission.
- Argued 11/29/2005
- Decided 08/29/2006
- Published 08/29/2006
- SYKES, Circuit Judge., Before MANION, WILLIAMS, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Barry Sullivan (argued), Kevin B. Duckworth, Jacob I. Corre, Martez M. Clark, Jenner & Block, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiffs-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Kevin G. Owens (argued), David M. Macksey, Garrett L. Boehm, Jr., Johnson & Bell, Chicago, IL, for Defendants-Appellees.