Case Details

CourtCentral District of California
Docket number5:09-cv-00431
Date case filed2009-03-02
Date case closed2010-12-13
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Rebecca R Pallmeyer
Case cause29:201 Fair Labor Standards Act
Nature of suit710 Labor: Fair Standards
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Damon Ferrell
Party type: Plaintiff
an individual on behalf of himself and on behalf of The State of California Labor and Workforce Development Agency as a Private Attorney General
Attorney name: Megan Emslie Ross
Attorney Contact:
Law Offices of Michael Tracy
2030 Main Street Suite 1300
Irvine, CA 92614
949-260-9171
Fax: 866-365-3051
Email: mross@mrllp.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michael L Tracy
Attorney Contact:
Michael Tracy Law Offices
2030 Main Street Suite 1300
Irvine, CA 92614
949-260-9171
Fax: 866-365-3051
Email: mtracy@michaeltracylaw.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Conocophillips Pipe Line Co
Party type: Defendant
A Delaware Corporation
Attorney name: Catherine A Conway
Attorney Contact:
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
333 South Grand Avenue
Suite 4600
Los Angeles, CA 90071-3197
213-229-7822
Email: cconway@gibsondunn.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jeremy F Bollinger
Attorney Contact:
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP
2029 Century Park East
Suite 2400
Los Angeles, CA 90067-3012
310-229-1000
Fax: 310 229 1001
Email: jbollinger@akingump.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Scott J Witlin
Attorney Contact:
Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
2049 Century Park East, Suite 3550
Los Angeles, CA 90067-3012
310-284-3880
Fax: 310-284-3894
Email: scott.witlin@btlaw.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: DOES
Party type: Defendant
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Case Docket

Docket
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Long Description
12009-03-02 COMPLAINT against defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co.(Filing fee $ 350) Demand for Jury Trial., filed by plaintiff Damon Ferrell.(am) (am). (Additional attachment(s) added on 4/16/2009: # 1 Summons) (am). (Entered: 03/04/2009)
22009-03-02 CERTIFICATION AND NOTICE of Interested Parties filed by plaintiff Damon Ferrell, (am) (am). (Entered: 03/04/2009)
32009-03-04 STANDING ORDER by Judge Stephen G. Larson, READ THIS ORDER CAREFULLY. IT CONTROLS THE CASEAND DIFFERS IN SOME RESPECTS FROM THE LOCAL RULES. (am) (Entered: 03/04/2009)
42009-05-04 PROOF OF SERVICE Executed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell, upon Conocophillips Pipe Line Co served on 4/21/2009, answer due 5/11/2009. The Summons and Complaint were served by Personal service, by Federal statute, upon Becky DeGeorge of CSC Lawyers Inc., Registered Agent for Service. Due Dilligence declaration No.. Original Summons Not returned. (Hutchins, Megan) (Entered: 05/04/2009)
52009-05-08 FIRST STIPULATION Extending Time to Answer the complaint as to Conocophillips Pipe Line Co answer now due 5/26/2009, filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co.(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 05/08/2009)
62009-05-26 AMENDED DOCUMENT filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. First Amended Class Action Complaint (Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 05/26/2009)
72009-05-27 NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents. The following error(s) was found: Per G.O. 08-02, the following document is excluded from electronic filing and shall be filed in duplicate manually rather than electronically. RE: Amended Document (Non-Motion) 6 . In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. (am) (Entered: 05/27/2009)
82009-05-27 FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT against defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co, DOES amending Complaint - (Discovery) 1 ,filed by plaintiff Damon Ferrell (am) (Entered: 05/29/2009)
92009-06-17 PROOF OF SERVICE Executed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell, upon Conocophillips Pipe Line Co served on 6/17/2009, answer due 7/7/2009. FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT The Summons and Complaint were served by Personal service, by Federal statute, upon CSC- Becky DeGeorge, person authorized to accept service. Due Dilligence declaration No.. Original Summons No.. (Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 06/17/2009)
102009-07-07 ANSWER to Amended Complaint 8 filed by DEFENDANT Conocophillips Pipe Line Co.(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 07/07/2009)
112009-07-14 SCHEDULING MEETING OF COUNSEL, ORDER PURSUANT TO FRCP 16, 26(f) by Judge Stephen G. Larson: Scheduling Conference set for 9/28/2009 at 01:30 PM before Judge Stephen G. Larson (am) (Entered: 07/15/2009)
122009-08-07 JOINT REPORT Rule 26(f) Discovery Plan ; estimated length of trial 2 weeks, filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell.. (Hutchins, Megan) (Entered: 08/07/2009)
132009-09-21 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER RE: RULE 16(b) SCHEDULING CONFERENCEheld before Judge Stephen G. Larson: On the Courts own motion, the Rule 16(b) Scheduling Conference set for September 28, 2009, at 1:30 p.m., is continued to November 30, 2009, at 1:30 p.m.before Judge Stephen G. Larson. (am) (Entered: 09/22/2009)
142009-11-23 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER RE: RULE 16(b) SCHEDULING CONFERENCE held before Judge Audrey B. Collins: The Rule 16(b) Scheduling Conference set for November 30, 2009, at 1:30 p.m., is vacated pending reassignment and parties will be notified. Counsel are directed to follow filing procedures indicated in the existing Standing Order issued in your case until you receive notification of reassignment. (am) (Entered: 11/23/2009)
152010-01-11 NOTICE OF MOTION AND First MOTION to Amend COMPLAINT filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. Motion set for hearing on 2/1/2010 at 10:00 AM before Judge Stephen G. Larson. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Second Amended Complaint, # 2 Proposed Order)(Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 01/11/2010)
162010-01-13 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER RE: MOTION HEARING held before Judge Audrey B. Collins: The motion hearing set for February 1, 2010, at 10:00 a. m., is vacated pending reassignment and parties will be notified. Counsel are directed to follow filing procedures indicated in the existing Standing Order issued in your case until you receive notification of reassignment. (am) (Entered: 01/14/2010)
172010-02-01 ORDER OF THE CHIEF JUDGE (#10-045) approved by Judge Audrey B. Collins. IT IS ORDERED, with the concurence of the Case Management and Assignment Committee, that the following case be reassigned from Judge Stephen G. Larson to the calendar of Judge Rebecca R. Pallmeyer for all further proceedings. The case number will now reflect the initials of the transferee Judge EDCV09-00432 RRP (OPx). (am) (Entered: 02/04/2010)
182010-02-10 NOTICE of Appearance filed by attorney Jeremy F Bollinger on behalf of Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co (Bollinger, Jeremy) (Entered: 02/10/2010)
192010-02-11 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER RE: TELEPHONIC STATUS CONFERENCE held before Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: Telephone status conference convened. Plaintiffs motion for leave to file amended complaint 15 is granted. Defendant to answer or otherwise plead in response to the amended complaint on or before March 3, 2010. Plaintiffs motion for certification of opt-in class to be filed on or before March 3, 2010; motion for class certification pursuant to Rule23 to be filed on or before April 9, 2010. Parties are encouraged to submit proposed agreed briefing schedules with their motions. Further status conference by telephone set for Thursday, April 22, at 2:00 p.m. CST, the call to be initiated by counsel; at that time, the Court anticipates scheduling oral argument as appropriate for any briefed motions. Requirement of submitting courtesy copies (hard copies) to the judge is waived, but counsel are directed to alert the court when they have made filings by e-mail to E-FilingPallmeyer/ILND/07/USCOURTS. (am) (Entered: 02/11/2010)
202010-03-01 NOTICE OF MOTION AND First MOTION to Certify Conditional Certification of Collective Action filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. Motion set for hearing on 4/5/2010 at 09:00 AM before Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Michael Tracy, # 2 Exhibit A, # 3 Exhibit B, # 4 Exhibit C, # 5 Exhibit D, # 6 Exhibit E, # 7 Exhibit F, # 8 Exhibit G, # 9 Exhibit H, # 10 Proposed Order Proposed Briefing Schedule)(Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 03/01/2010)
20.1 Declaration of Michael Tracy
20.2 Exhibit A
20.3 Exhibit B
20.4 Exhibit C
20.5 Exhibit D
20.6 Exhibit E
20.7 Exhibit F
20.8 Exhibit G
20.9 Exhibit H
20.10 Proposed Order Proposed Briefing Schedule
212010-03-02 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER RE MOTION HEARING held before Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: April 5 date for presentment of this motion is stricken. Defendants memorandum of law in objection, if any, to be filed on or before March 23, 2010. Reply in support of motion to be filed on or before April 5, 2010. The court will issue a written ruling on the motion. (am) (Entered: 03/02/2010)
222010-03-03 NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION to Strike Class Allegations filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 03/03/2010)
22.1 Proposed Order
232010-03-03 PROPOSED BRIEFING SCHEDULE ON DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO STRIKE CLASS ALLEGATIONS AND PLAINTIFF'S CLASS CERTIFICATION MOTIONS re MOTION to Strike Class Allegations 22 filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 03/03/2010)
242010-03-11 SUPPLEMENT to MOTION to Strike Class Allegations 22 PLAINTIFF'S PROPOSED BRIEFING SCHEDULE FOR DEFENDANTS MOTION TO STRIKE filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. (Hutchins, Megan) (Entered: 03/11/2010)
252010-03-11 MINUTES OF IN CHAMBERS ORDER RE MOTION TO STRIKE CLASS ALLEGATIONS (22) held before Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: Defendants motion to strike class allegations 22 is entered and continued for briefing as follows: Plaintiffs response in opposition to be filed on or before March 25, 2010; Defendants reply, if any, to be filed on or before April 7, 2010. Date for filing Plaintiffs motion for class certification pursuant to Rule 23 (April 9, 2010) to stand, but the briefing schedule on that motion is stayed pending the courts ruling on the motion to strike class allegations. (am) (Entered: 03/11/2010)
262010-03-23 MEMORANDUM in Opposition to First MOTION to Certify Conditional Certification of Collective Action 20 filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Bollinger, Jeremy) (Entered: 03/23/2010)
272010-03-23 DECLARATION of Marty Moore in Opposition to First MOTION to Certify Conditional Certification of Collective Action 20 filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Bollinger, Jeremy) (Entered: 03/23/2010)
282010-03-23 DECLARATION of Jeremy F. Bollinger in Opposition to First MOTION to Certify Conditional Certification of Collective Action 20 filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Proof of Service)(Bollinger, Jeremy) (Entered: 03/23/2010)
292010-03-23 APPENDIX filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. Re: MEMORANDUM in Opposition to Motion 26 Appendix of Administrative Authorities (Bollinger, Jeremy) (Entered: 03/23/2010)
302010-03-25 OPPOSITION In Opposition re: MOTION to Strike Class Allegations 22 filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. (Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 03/25/2010)
312010-04-05 REPLY In Support First MOTION to Certify Conditional Certification of Collective Action 20 filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Michael Tracy, # 2 Exhibit A, # 3 Exhibit B)(Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 04/05/2010)
322010-04-07 REPLY in support of MOTION to Strike Class Allegations 22 filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 04/07/2010)
332010-04-09 NOTICE OF MOTION AND First MOTION to Certify Conditional Certification of Collective Action filed by Plaintiff Damon Ferrell. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Michael Tracy in Support, # 2 Exhibit A, # 3 Exhibit B, # 4 Exhibit C, # 5 Exhibit D, # 6 Exhibit E, # 7 Exhibit F, # 8 Exhibit G, # 9 Exhibit H, # 10 Exhibit I, # 11 Exhibit J)(Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 04/09/2010)
342010-04-16 NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Protective Order for Precluding Inquiry at the Depositions of Scott Dunbar and Roland Parker filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. Motion set for hearing on 5/18/2010 at 09:30 AM before Magistrate Judge Oswald Parada. (Attachments: # 1 Joint Stipulation for Protective Order, # 2 Exhibit A to Joint Stipulation for Protective Order, # 3 Declaration of Scott J. Witlin, # 4 Exhibit A to Scott J. Witlin Declaration, # 5 Exhibit B to Scott J. Witlin Declaration, # 6 Exhibit C to Scott J. Witlin Declaration, # 7 Exhibit D to Scott J. Witlin Declaration, # 8 Proposed Order Proposed Protective Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 04/16/2010)
352010-04-22 NOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Summary Adjudication as to Second Cause of Action, Third Cause of Action, PAGA claims and Rule 23 Class Allegations filed by defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Statement of Uncontroverted Facts and Conclusions of Law, # 2 Declaration of Roland B. Parker, # 3 Exhibit A to Declaration of Roland B. Parker, # 4 Exhibit B to Declaration of Roland B. Parker, # 5 Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger, # 6 Exhibit A to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger, # 7 Exhibit B to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger, # 8 Exhibit C to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger, # 9 Exhibit D to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger, # 10 Exhibit E to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger, # 11 Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 12 Exhibit 1 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 13 Exhibit 2 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 14 Exhibit 3 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 15 Exhibit 4 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 16 Exhibit 5 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 17 Exhibit 6 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 18 Exhibit 7 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities, # 19 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 04/22/2010)
35.1 Statement of Uncontroverted Facts and Conclusions of Law
35.2 Declaration of Roland B. Parker
35.3 Exhibit A to Declaration of Roland B. Parker
35.4 Exhibit B to Declaration of Roland B. Parker
35.5 Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger
35.6 Exhibit A to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger
35.7 Exhibit B to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger
35.8 Exhibit C to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger
35.9 Exhibit D to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger
35.10 Exhibit E to Declaration of Jeremy F. Bollinger
35.11 Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.12 Exhibit 1 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.13 Exhibit 2 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.14 Exhibit 3 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.15 Exhibit 4 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.16 Exhibit 5 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.17 Exhibit 6 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.18 Exhibit 7 to Appendix of Administrative Authorities
35.19 Proposed Order
362010-05-12 MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS): ORDER RE MOTIONS by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: Enter Memorandum Opinion And Order. Defendants Motion to Strike Class Allegations 22 is denied. Plaintiffs Motion for Conditional Certification of a Collective Action 20 is continued for further briefing. Plaintiff is ordered to submit a new definition of the collective action that complies with the courts order within 21 days. Plaintiff is further ordered to name and serve the Doe Defendants within 21 days or show good cause for failing to do so. If he does not, those Defendants will be dismissed. 22 (am) (Entered: 05/12/2010)
372010-05-12 MEMORANDUM AND OPINION AND ORDER by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: Defendants Motion to Strike Class Allegations 22 is denied. Plaintiffs Motion forConditional Certification of a Collective Action 20 is continued for further briefing. Plaintiff is ordered to submit a new definition of the collective action that complies with the courts order within 21 days. Plaintiff is further ordered to name and serve the Doe Defendants within 21 days or showgood cause for failing to do so. If he does not, those Defendants will be dismissed. (am) (Entered: 05/12/2010)
382010-05-18 NOTICE OF DISTRICT JUDGE RULING ON DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR PROTECTIVE ORDER filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 05/18/2010)
392010-05-19 Joint STIPULATION to Stay Case pending Settlement filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 05/19/2010)
402010-05-19 ORDER GRANTING JOINT STIPULATION TO STAY ACTION FOR 30 DAYS TO FACILITATE SETTLEMENT by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer, re Stipulation to Stay Case 39 : It is so ordered that the 4 entire litigation including the pending Motion for Conditional Certification of Collective action, Motion for Rule 23 Class Certification and Defendant's Motion for Summary Adjudication be stayed for 30 days, and that all existing deadlines associated with this 7 case, including the pending ruling and motions, be taken off calendar. The parties shall notify the Court of any settlement and/or the status of settlement talks ifno settlement is reached within 30 days. (am) Modified on 5/19/2010 (am). (Entered: 05/19/2010)
412010-06-16 Joint STIPULATION to Stay Case pending Settlement filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 06/16/2010)
422010-06-18 ORDER GRANTING JOINT STIPULATION TO FURTHER STAYACTION FOR 30 DAYS TO FACILITATEPlaintiffs, SETTLEMENT by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: Joint Stipulation to Further Stay Action for 30 Days to Facilitate Settlement, it is so ordered that the entire litigation including the pending Motion for Conditional Certification of Collective Action, Motion for Rule 23 Class Certification and Defendant's Motion for Summnary Adjudication be stayed for an additional 30 days, and that all existing deadlines associated with this case, including the pending ruling and motions, be taken 8 off calendar. The parties shall notify the Court of any settlement and/or the status of settlement 10 talks ifno settlement is reached within 30 days. (am) (Entered: 06/18/2010)
432010-07-15 STIPULATION for Settlement to Further Stay Action for 21 Days to Facilitate filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 07/15/2010)
442010-07-16 ORDER GRANTING JOINT STIPULATION TO FURTHER STAY ACTION FOR 21 DAYS TOFACILITATE SETTLEMENT by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: It is so ordered that the entire litigation including the pending Motion for Conditional Certification of Collective Action, Motion for Rule 23 Class Certification and Defendants Motion for Summary Adjudication be stayed for an additional 21 days through and including August 6, 2010, and that all existing deadlines associated with this case, including the pending ruling and motions, be taken off calendar. The parties shall notify the Court of any settlement and/or the status ofsettlement talks if no settlement is reached within 21 days. (am) (Entered: 07/16/2010)
452010-08-06 Joint STIPULATION to Stay Case pending Tentative Settlement and Further 14-Day Stay of Action filed by Defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 08/06/2010)
462010-08-11 ORDER by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer, Granting Joint Stipulation re Tentative Settlement and Further 10-day Stay of Action 45 . Having considered Plaintiff Damon Ferrell (Plaintiff) and Defendant ConocoPhillips Pipe Line Co.s (Defendant) (collectively, the Parties) Joint Stipulation re Tentative Settlement and Further 14-Day Stay of Action, it is so ordered that the entire litigation including the pending Motion for Conditional Certification of Collective Action, Motion for Rule 23 Class Certification and Defendants Motion for Summary Adjudication be stayed for an additional 14 days through and including August 20, 2010, and that all existing deadlines associated with this case, including the pending ruling and motions, be taken off calendar. The parties shall notify the Court of any settlement and/or the status of settlement talks if no settlement is reached within 14 days. (mrgo) (Entered: 08/12/2010)
472010-09-15 Joint STIPULATION to Stay Case pending settlement filed by defendant Conocophillips Pipe Line Co. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 09/15/2010)
482010-10-04 NOTICE of Settlement filed by plaintiff Damon Ferrell. (Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 10/04/2010)
492010-10-04 Joint STIPULATION to Dismiss Case pursuant to FRCP 41(a)(1) filed by plaintiff Damon Ferrell. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Michael Tracy, # 2 Supplement Notice of Lodging Proposed Order, # 3 Proposed Order)(Tracy, Michael) (Entered: 10/04/2010)
502010-10-19 MINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: The named Plaintiff in this case has resolved his differences with Defendant, and the parties have submitted a joint stipulation to dismiss. Before entering the dismissal order, the court will expect the parties, on or before November 5, 2010, to submit a joint statement explaining the basis for their conclusion that the courtmay approve the dismissal without reviewing the terms of the settlement or furnishing notice to potential Rule 23 members. See generally Diaz v. Trust Territory of Pacific Islands, 876 F.2d 1401 (9th Cir. 1989); Houston v. Cintas Corp., No. C 05-3145 JSW, 2009 WL 921627 (N.D. Cal. 2009) (am) (Entered: 10/20/2010)
512010-11-05 STATEMENT JOINT RE BASIS FOR APPROVAL OF VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL re: Minutes of In Chambers Order/Directive - no proceeding held,, 50 . (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Michael Tracy, # 2 Exhibit A to Michael Tracy Declaration, # 3 Exhibit B to Michael Tracy Declaration, # 4 Exhibit C to Michael Tracy Declaration)(Conway, Catherine) (Entered: 11/05/2010)
522010-12-13 ORDER RE SETTLEMENT by Judge Rebecca R Pallmeyer: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that this action, entitled Damon Ferrell v. ConocoPhillips Pipe Line Co., USDC Case No. EDCV09-0431 RRP (OPx), shall be dismissed with prejudice. (Made JS-6. Case Terminated.) (am) (Entered: 12/14/2010)