Case Details

CourtCentral District of California
Docket number2:05-cv-00825
Date case filed2005-02-03
Date case closed2006-06-05
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Manuel L. Real
Case cause29:201 Fair Labor Standards Act
Nature of suit710 Labor: Fair Standards
Jury demandNone
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Rikki Miller
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
Nece and Allen
705 2nd Avenue, Suite 910
Seattle, WA 98104
206-621-0619
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Party: Sherri Schwantner
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Clarissa Tate
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Audrey Powell
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Laura Kolp
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Susan Hansen
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Robin Gugino
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Jennifer Collins
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Jennifer Jacobs
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: DeeGeeLee Koskivich
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Jan Varco
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Lonese R Mosley
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Beth Dees
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Tracy Lorrigan
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Ryan BeLieu
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Michelle Pettigrew
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Kimberly Destefano
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Aimee Thomason
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Camille Sandvick
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: John Gerhard Nece
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Party: Starmed Health Personnel Inc
Party type: Defendant
a Delaware corporation

doing business asStarMed Staffing Group
Attorney name: Amy H Koziak
Attorney Contact:
Davis Wright Tremaine
1501 4th Avenue, Suite 2600
Seattle, WA 98101-1688
206-622-3150
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Attorney name: Charles M Poplstein
Attorney Contact:
Thompson Coburn
1 US Bank Plaza
St Louis, MO 63101
314-552-6000
Email: [email protected]
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Attorney name: Robert A Blackstone
Attorney Contact:
Davis Wright Tremaine
1501 4th Avenue, Suite 2600
Seattle, WA 98101-1688
206-622-3150
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Attorney name: Thomas A Lemly
Attorney Contact:
Davis Wright Tremaine
1501 4th Avenue, Suite 2600
Seattle, WA 98101-1688
206-622-3150
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Party: Rehabcare Group Inc
Party type: Defendant
a Delaware corporation
Attorney name: Charles M Poplstein
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Attorney name: Robert A Blackstone
Attorney Contact:
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Attorney name: Thomas A Lemly
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Party: Intelistaf Healthcare Inc
Party type: Defendant
a Delaware corporation
Attorney name: Charles M Poplstein
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Attorney name: Robert A Blackstone
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
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Attorney name: Thomas A Lemly
Attorney Contact:
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Case Docket

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12005-02-03 Copy of Conditional Transfer Order received from the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation. Transfer order filed by MDL panel on 1/25/05 regarding transfer of Case No. 2:04-2317 from USDC Western District of Washington. Case assigned to Manuel L. Real for the purpose of pretrial proceedings. Case consolidated with 04-ml-1601.(jag, ) (Entered: 02/08/2005)
22005-03-17 MINUTES: (IN CHAMBERS) REGARDING FUTURE FILINGS IN THIS MULTIDISTRICT MATTER; Counsel in all cases which fall under Multidistrict 04-1601 R are hererby ordered to file all papers as titled above, under the Multidistrict number, with any cases pertaining to the Multidistrict listed below the Multidistrict number. All papers submitted in the matter shall then be docketed under the Multidistrict Number 04-1601 R. This will insure uniformity in filings and docketing and do away with any confusion caused by filings under the underlying case numbers and questions as to on which docket the filing information shall be placed by Judge Manuel L. Real : Court Reporter: None Present. (pj, ) (Entered: 03/18/2005)
32005-05-23 DUPLICATE MINUTES ORDER IN CHAMBERS before Judge Manuel L. Real: Plaintiffs Motion for Certification of collective action under 29 USC 216(b) and Plaintiffs Motion for Certification of class under FRCP 23, set for hearing on June 6, 2005 at 10:00 AM. are hereby TAKEN OFF CALDENAR AS MOOT; the Court has previously ruled on these moitons for certification, which were brough by another group of plaintiffs in these consolidated actions under MDL 04-1601 R, and to rule on them again would be redundant. The Court hereby sets this matter for a Mandatory Status Conference on 6/13/2005 10:00 AM. Under MDL 04-1601 R, which at this time includes case numbers CV 04-4523 R, CV 04-4797 R, CV 05-825 R, SACV 05-270 R, and SACV 05-415 R, On the Issue of the Order regarding Notice to the class. The Court wishes this issue resolved as to all the presently pending cases forward expeditiously and WITHOUT FURTHER DELAY. If any party wishes to file position papers regarding the issue of a global order regarding notice to the class which the Court will issue after the status conference. They shall file its by June 6, 2005. Court Reporter: None Present. (jp, ) (Entered: 05/24/2005)
42005-06-06 POSITION PAPER RE STATUS CONFERENCE, NOTICE, AND SCHEDULE filed by Plaintiff Rikki Miller. (ca, ) (Entered: 06/14/2005)
52006-04-18 ORDER by Judge Manuel L. Real; It is hereby ordered that the parties will have 7 days from the date the Court rules on the ex parte application to seal the motion to approve settlement; It is further ordered that the Court shall not at this time remand these actions but shall consider the issue of remand after resolution of the motion to approve settlement. (jag, ) (Entered: 04/20/2006)
62006-04-27 ORDER by Judge Manuel L. Real: IT IS ORDERED that the settlement of claims in the case of Rikki Miller, et al, v StarMed Health Personnel, Inc et al Case 2:05-cv-825 R (JWJ) it is hereby approved as a fair and reasonable settlement of all claims asserted, and the form of Settlement Agreement attached to the parties' Stipulation is hereby approved by the Court. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED AND DECREED that upon complete execution of the Settlement Agreement by the parties and payment of settlement funds, the Miller Plaintiffs shall, within five (5) business days, file a dismissal with prejudice of the claims of all plaintiffs in the case of Rikki Miller, et al v StarMed Health Personnel, Inc, et al, Case No. 2:05-cv-00825 R (JWJ), each party to bear its own costs and fees.(shb, ) (Entered: 04/28/2006)
72006-06-05 STIPULATION AND ORDER by Judge Manuel L. Real: The parties stipulate to the dismissal of this action with prejudice. Each party to bear its own costs and fees. (Made JS-6. Case Terminated.)(shb, ) (Entered: 06/05/2006)
82006-09-14 MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge Manuel L. Real: The court hereby set a Status Conference on these MDL consolidated ations for 10/2/2006 11:00 AM. Parties shall file a joint status report regarding the present stance of these actions by 9/25/2006.Court Reporter: None Present. (pcl, ) (Entered: 09/14/2006)