Case Details

CourtDistrict of the District of Columbia
Docket number1:11-cv-01998
Date case filed2011-11-14
Date case closed
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Rudolph Contreras
Case cause42:2003 Job Discrimination
Nature of suit442 Civil Rights: Jobs
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Jeffrey A. Bartos
Attorney Contact:
GUERRIERI, EDMOND, CLAYMAN & BARTOS, PC
1900 M Street, NW
Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 624-7400
Fax: (202) 624-7420
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Gerard Joseph Stief
Attorney Contact:
WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY
600 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 962-1463
Fax: (202) 962-2550
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
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12011-11-14 COMPLAINT against WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY ( Filing fee $ 350, receipt number 4616043709) filed by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(dr) (Entered: 11/15/2011)
22011-11-14 MOTION to Appoint Counsel by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS (dr) (Entered: 11/15/2011)
32011-11-14 AFFIDAVIT of Mailing by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (dr) (Entered: 11/15/2011)
42011-11-22 STANDING ORDER Signed by Judge Beryl A. Howell on 11/22/2011. (lcbah2) (Entered: 11/22/2011)
52011-11-23 ORDER denying 2 Motion to Appoint Counsel. Signed by Judge Beryl A. Howell on 11/23/2011. (lcbah2) (Entered: 11/23/2011)
62011-12-07 MOTION to Appoint Counsel by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS "Leave to file GRANTED", by Judge Beryl A. Howell.(rdj) (Entered: 12/08/2011)
72011-12-13 ORDER denying 6 Motion to Appoint Counsel. Signed by Judge Beryl A. Howell on 12/13/2011. (lcbah2) (Entered: 12/13/2011)
82011-12-19 DEFENDANT WMATA'S ANSWER to 1 Complaint by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY.(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 12/19/2011)
92011-12-19 RETURN OF SERVICE/AFFIDAVIT of Summons and Complaint Executed. WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY served on 11/28/2011, answer due 12/19/2011 (rdj) (Entered: 12/21/2011)
102012-01-18 REPLY re 1 Complaint filed by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (rdj) (Entered: 01/19/2012)
112012-02-03 MEET AND CONFER STATEMENT. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 02/03/2012)
122012-02-29 RULE 26a1 STATEMENT. (Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 02/29/2012)
132012-03-05 RULE 26a1 STATEMENT. (dr) (Entered: 03/06/2012)
142012-05-03 STATUS REPORT Joint Status Report by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY. (Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 05/03/2012)
152012-06-04 Joint MOTION for Extension of Time to Complete Discovery and Motions Deadlines by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 06/04/2012)
162012-06-22 Consent MOTION for Extension of Time to Respond to Plaintiff's First Set of Interrogatories and Requests for Production by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 06/22/2012)
172012-07-19 MOTION to Appoint Counsel by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS (dr) (Entered: 07/20/2012)
182012-07-23 MOTION for Leave to File to File Cross Motion for Summary Judgment with Opposition to Plaintiffs Motion for Summary Judgment by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 07/23/2012)
192012-07-24 MOTION for Summary Judgment in favor of plaintiff by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS (Attachments: # 1 Exhibits)(dr) (Entered: 07/25/2012)
202012-07-31 Memorandum in opposition to re 17 MOTION to Appoint Counsel filed by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 07/31/2012)
212012-08-06 REPLY to opposition to motion re 17 MOTION to Appoint Counsel filed by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (dr) (Entered: 08/07/2012)
222012-08-09 MOTION for Extension of Time to File Opposition and Cross-Motion to Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgement by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 08/09/2012)
232012-08-20 ENTERED IN ERROR.....Memorandum in opposition to re 19 MOTION for Summary Judgment and Cross-Motion for Partial Summary Judgment filed by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order, # 2 Exhibit 1)(Stief, Gerard) Modified on 8/21/2012 (dr). (Entered: 08/20/2012)
242012-08-20 Cross MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment and Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit 3, # 4 Exhibit 4, # 5 Text of Proposed Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 08/20/2012)
252012-08-20 Memorandum in opposition to re 19 MOTION for Summary Judgment and Cross-Motion for Partial Summary Judgment filed by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1, # 2 Exhibit 2, # 3 Exhibit 3, # 4 Exhibit 4, # 5 Text of Proposed Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 08/20/2012)
262012-08-24 REPLY to opposition to motion re 19 MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (dr) (Entered: 08/27/2012)
272012-08-24 Memorandum in opposition to re 24 Cross MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment and Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment filed by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (See Docket Entry 26 to view document)(dr) (Entered: 08/27/2012)
282012-09-04 REPLY to opposition to motion re 24 Cross MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment and Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment filed by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY. (Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 09/04/2012)
292012-09-18 SURREPLY to re 24 Cross MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment and Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment, 19 MOTION for Summary Judgment filed by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (dr) "Leave to File Granted," Signed by Judge Rudolph Contreras on 09/18/2012. (Entered: 09/19/2012)
302012-12-06 ORDER resolving 19 and 24 the parties' cross-motions for summary judgment, and 17 the plaintiff's motion to appoint counsel. Signed by Judge Rudolph Contreras on 12/6/12. (TA) (Entered: 12/06/2012)
312012-12-06 MEMORANDUM OPINION resolving 19 and 24 the parties' cross-motions for summary judgment, and 17 the plaintiff's motion to appoint counsel. Signed by Judge Rudolph Contreras on 12/6/12. (TA) (Entered: 12/06/2012)
322012-12-06 ORDER REFERRING CASE to Magistrate Judge Alan Kay to conduct Mediation, and appointing pro bono counsel for the purposes of mediation only. (Signed by Judge Rudolph Contreras on 12/6/12). (tj) (Entered: 12/06/2012)
332012-12-06 CASE DIRECTLY REFERRED to Magistrate Judge Alan Kay for Mediation. (ls, ) (Entered: 12/07/2012)
342012-12-13 NOTICE of Acknowledgment of Appointment of Counsel for the Limited Purpose of Mediation by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS (dr) (Entered: 12/14/2012)
352013-02-12 STATUS REPORT by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. (rdj) (Entered: 02/13/2013)
362013-02-28 ORDER setting a Settlement Conference for 3/18/2013, at 10:30 AM in Chambers [room 2333] before Magistrate Judge Alan Kay. Signed by Magistrate Judge Alan Kay on 02/28/13. (DM) (Entered: 02/28/2013)
372013-06-24 NOTICE of Appearance by Jeffrey A. Bartos on behalf of ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS (Bartos, Jeffrey) (Entered: 06/24/2013)
382013-08-06 NOTICE to Proceed to Trial by ERNEST ALPHONSO THOMAS. "Leave to file granted" signed by Judge Rudolph Contreras on 08/05/2013 (jf, ) (Entered: 08/06/2013)
392013-08-07 RESPONSE re 38 Notice (Other) to Proceed to Trial filed by WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Order)(Stief, Gerard) (Entered: 08/07/2013)