WZ has learned that a match between CM Punk vs John Laurinaitis is in the future plans of WWE creative.
After speaking with sources it seems that match is expected to happen sometime in February. Laurinaitis being the special guest referee in Punk's WWE title defense at the Royal Rumble is likely to be a significant point in the conflict between the two that leads to a match.
There are some feel that Laurinaitis role as a heel is going well, a pay-per-view match at Elimination Chamber with CM Punk has been brought up. However, others think that on the road to WrestleMania, CM Punk should not be working a match on PPV with someone who is not a wrestler on the WWE roster.
Whenever the match between the two takes place, some sort of stipulation for the winner and loser has been discussed to increase the importance of the bout.