California Northern District (San Francisco)
CRIMINAL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 3:04-cr-00318-VRW-1

Case title: USA v. Bayer Corporation

Date Filed: 09/30/2004
Date Terminated: 05/24/2005

Assigned to: Hon. Vaughn R. Walker

Defendant (1)
Bayer Corporation
TERMINATED: 05/24/2005
represented byPhillip Aaron Proger
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Designation: Retained

Pending Counts

Disposition
15:1
(1)
$33 million fine; $400 special assessment

Highest Offense Level (Opening)
Felony

Terminated Counts

Disposition
None

Highest Offense Level (Terminated)
None

Complaints

Disposition
None


Plaintiff
USA represented byBarbara J. Nelson
U.S. Department of Justice
450 Golden Gate Avenue
Box 36046, Room 10-0101
San Francisco, CA 94102
415-436-6660
Fax: 415-436-6687
Email: barbara.nelson@usdoj.gov
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Carolyn Galbreath
United States Department of Justice
Antitrust Division
450 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102-3478
415-436-6696
Email: carolyn.galbreath@usdoj.gov
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Phillip Aaron Proger
Jones Day
51 Louisiana Avenue N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-2113
202-879-3939
Fax: 202-626-1700
Email: paproger@jonesday.com
LEAD ATTORNEY
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Designation: Retained

Date Filed #Docket Text
09/30/2004INFORMATION as to Bayer Corporation (1) count(s) 1. (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/30/2004) (Entered: 10/01/2004)
02/15/2005Disclosure Statement by USA as to Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/15/2005) (Entered: 02/16/2005)
02/15/2005Letter from Barbara Nelson dated 2/15/05 re: change of plea and possible sentencing hearing (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/15/2005) (Entered: 02/17/2005)
03/01/2005Application for admission of attorney pro hac vice (filing fee paid) by Bayer Corporation. (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/1/2005) (Entered: 03/02/2005)
03/01/2005Certification of Nongovernmental Corporate Party by Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/1/2005) (Entered: 03/02/2005)
03/03/2005  Set/Reset Hearings as to Bayer Corporation: Arraignment set for 5/24/2005 10:30 AM before Hon. Vaughn R. Walker. Initial Appearance set for 5/24/2005 10:30 AM before Hon. Vaughn R. Walker. Possible Plea and Sentence set for 5/24/2005 10:30 AM before Hon. Vaughn R. Walker. (Entered: 03/07/2005)
03/04/2005Letter from Barbara Nelson dated 3/3/05 re: rescheduling arraignment (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/4/2005) (Entered: 03/07/2005)
03/04/2005Letter from Barbara Nelson dated 3/3/05 re: rescheduling intitial appearance, change of plea and possible sentencing (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/4/2005) (Entered: 03/07/2005)
03/04/2005ORDER granting 4 Application for admission of attorney pro hac vice as to Bayer Corporation (1). Signed by Judge Vaughn R. Walker on 444. (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 03/07/2005)
03/04/2005  Attorney update in case as to Bayer Corporation. Attorney Phillip Aaron Proger for USA added. (Entered: 03/07/2005)
05/17/2005Sealed Document as to Bayer Corporation (lskS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/17/2005) (Entered: 05/23/2005)
05/18/200510 Sealed Document as to Bayer Corporation (lskS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/18/2005) (Entered: 05/23/2005)
05/24/200511 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte :Arraignment as to Bayer Corporation (1) Count 1 held on 5/24/2005, Initial Appearance as to Bayer Corporation held on 5/24/2005, Added attorney Barbara J. Nelson for USA, Carolyn Galbreath for USA. Change of Plea Hearing set for 5/24/2005 10:30 AM before Hon. Vaughn R. Walker. (Tape #9:41-9:44.) (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/24/2005) (Entered: 05/26/2005)
05/24/200512 WAIVER OF INDICTMENT by Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/24/2005) (Entered: 05/26/2005)
05/24/200513 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Vaughn R. Walker :Plea and Sentence Hearing held on 5/24/2005 for Bayer Corporation (1), Count(s) 1, $33 million fine; $400 special assessment. (Court Reporter Diane Skillman.) (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/24/2005) (Entered: 05/26/2005)
05/24/200514 PLEA AGREEMENT as to Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/24/2005) (Entered: 05/26/2005)
05/24/200515 Application to Enter Plea of Guilty by Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/24/2005) (Entered: 05/26/2005)
06/07/200516 JUDGMENT in a Criminal Case as to Bayer Corporation . Signed by Judge Vaughn R. Walker on 6/6/05. (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/7/2005) (Entered: 06/08/2005)
06/22/200517 PAYMENT RECORD CARD : payment of special assessment in the amount of 400.00 paid on 5/24/05 on behalf of Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/22/2005) (Entered: 06/23/2005)
06/22/200518 PAYMENT RECORD CARD : payment of Fine in the amount of 33,000,000 paid on 6/20/05 on behalf of Bayer Corporation (vlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/22/2005) (Entered: 06/28/2005)