Case Details

CourtNorthern District of Georgia
Docket number2:07-cv-00055
Date case filed2007-05-23
Date case closed2007-11-16
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge William C. O'Kelley
Case cause29:201 Fair Labor Standards Act
Nature of suit710 Labor: Fair Standards
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Joey Tate
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of himself and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Deirdre M. Stephens-Johnson
Attorney Contact:
The Law Office of Dierdre M. Stephens-Johnson, LLC
4567 Rockbridge Road # 1537
Pine Lake, GA 30072
404-537-3002
Email: dsjohnsonlaw@gmail.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard B. Celler
Attorney Contact:
Morgan & Morgan, P.A. - D. FL
6824 Griffin Road
Davie, FL 33314
954-318-0268
Email: Rceller@forthepeople.com
LEAD ATTORNEY PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Tisha Rae Tallman
Attorney Contact:
Morgan & Morgan, PLLC-ATL
P.O. Box 57007
191 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 4200
Atlanta, GA 30343-1007
404-965-8811
Email: ttallman@forthepeople.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Luc Ly
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of himself and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Deirdre M. Stephens-Johnson
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard B. Celler
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Tisha Rae Tallman
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Sanjanetta Teasley
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of himself and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Deirdre M. Stephens-Johnson
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard B. Celler
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Tisha Rae Tallman
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Deserra Warren
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of himself and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Deirdre M. Stephens-Johnson
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard B. Celler
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Tisha Rae Tallman
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Wayne Farms, LLC
Party type: Defendant
a Delaware Limited Liability Company
Attorney name: Hugh Brown McNatt
Attorney Contact:
McNatt, Greene & Peterson
P.O. Drawer 1168
Vidalia, GA 30475
912-537-9343
Fax: 404-261-3656
Email: hmcnatt@mcnattandgreene.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michael J. Bowers
Attorney Contact:
Balch & Bingham LLP-Atl
Suite 700
30 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
404-261-6020
Email: mbowers@balch.com
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Thomas Joshua Archer
Attorney Contact:
Balch & Bingham LLP-Atl
Suite 700
30 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, NW
Atlanta, GA 30308
404-261-6020
Email: jarcher@balch.com
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12007-05-23 COMPLAINT (Filing fee $350 receipt number 325976), filed by Joey Tate, Luc Ly, Sanjanetta Teasley, Deserra Warren. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Errata A)(vld) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov to obtain Pretrial Instructions. (Entered: 05/23/2007)
22007-05-23 Summons Issued as to Wayne Farms, LLC. (vld) (Entered: 05/23/2007)
32007-06-07 NOTICE Of Filing a Copy of Motion to Transfer and Consolidate for Pretrial Proceedings by Wayne Farms, LLC as filed in the MDL #1858 with exhibits A - R filed in support. (Attachments: # 1 Brief)(exhibits too voluminous to scan)(sk) (Entered: 06/13/2007)
42007-06-13 APPLICATION for Admission of Richard Cellerby Joey Tate, Luc Ly, Sanjanetta Teasley, Deserra Warren.Filing Fee received $150.00, Receipt #325006. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(sk) (Entered: 06/13/2007)
52007-06-18 ORDER approving 4 Application for Admission Pro Hac Vice of Richard B. Celler for Plaintiffs. Signed by Judge William C. O'Kelley on 06/18/07. (sk) (Entered: 06/18/2007)
62007-06-25 ANSWER to Complaint by Wayne Farms, LLC.Discovery ends on 11/23/2007.(Archer, Thomas) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov to obtain Pretrial Instructions. (Entered: 06/25/2007)
72007-06-29 Return of Service Executed by Joey Tate, Luc Ly, Sanjanetta Teasley, Deserra Warren. Wayne Farms, LLC served on 6/6/2007, answer due 6/26/2007. (Stephens, Deirdre) (Entered: 06/29/2007)
82007-09-21 Joint Certificate of Interested Persons by Wayne Farms, LLC, Joey Tate, Luc Ly, Sanjanetta Teasley, Deserra Warren. (Archer, Thomas) (Entered: 09/21/2007)
92007-09-21 MOTION to Stay LITIGATION with Brief In Support by Wayne Farms, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Brief In Support of Motion to Stay Litigation# 2 Exhibit A (To Brief in Support)# 3 Text of Proposed Order (Archer, Thomas) Modified on 9/24/2007 to correct spelling (sk). (Entered: 09/21/2007)
102007-09-27 NOTICE of Change of Address of Balch & Bingham LLP by Wayne Farms, LLC (vld) (Entered: 09/27/2007)
112007-11-13 ORDER of Judicial Panel on Multi-district Litigation re: Transfer of civil action to the SD/Mississippi in MDL 1872. (sk) (Entered: 11/16/2007)
122007-12-21 ORDER of USDC SD/MS - Hattiesburg (MDL 207cv1872-KS) setting hearing on practice and procedure. (sk) (Entered: 12/21/2007)