Case Details

CourtNorthern District of Georgia
Docket number1:07-cv-01154
Date case filed2007-05-21
Date case closed2008-06-30
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Charles A. Pannell, Jr
Case cause29:216(b) Labor - Minimum wage or overtime compensation
Nature of suit710 Labor: Fair Standards
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Christie Norman
Party type: Plaintiff
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: [email protected]
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: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Tanzay Person
Party type: Plaintiff
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
Party: Dorris Willis
Party type: Plaintiff
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
Party: Ramona Covarrubias
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of themselves 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
Party: Wayne Farms, LLC
Party type: Defendant
a foreign corporation
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: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12007-05-21 COMPLAINT with Jury Demand, filed by Christie Norman, Tanzay Person, Dorris Willis and Ramona Covarrubias; and Summon(s) issued. Consent form to proceed before U.S. Magistrate and pretrial instructions provided. ( Filing fee $ 350.00 receipt number 565203.) (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A# 2 Civil Cover Sheet)(epm) Please visit our website at http://www.gand.uscourts.gov to obtain Pretrial Instructions. (Entered: 05/23/2007)
22007-05-22 Summons Issued as to Wayne Farms, LLC.. (epm) (Entered: 05/23/2007)
32007-05-29 ORDER OF RECUSAL. Judge G. Ernest Tidwell recused. Case reassigned to Judge Charles A. Pannell, Jr for all further proceedings. Signed by Judge G. Ernest Tidwell on 5/29/07. (smg) (Entered: 05/29/2007)
42007-05-29 NOTICE re 3 Order of Recusal from Judge G. Ernest Tidwell to Judge Charles A. Pannell, Jr. (smg) (Entered: 05/29/2007)
52007-06-13 APPLICATION for Admission of Richard B. Celler Pro Hac Viceby Christie Norman, Tanzay Person, Dorris Willis, Ramona Covarrubias.Filing Fee received $150.00, Receipt #566119. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(vs) (Entered: 06/21/2007)
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 Christie Norman, Tanzay Person, Dorris Willis, Ramona Covarrubias. Wayne Farms, LLC served on 6/6/2007, answer due 6/26/2007. (Stephens, Deirdre) (Entered: 06/29/2007)
82007-07-12 ORDER GRANTING 5 Application for Admission Pro Hac Vice of Richard B. Celler. Signed by Judge Charles A. Pannell Jr. on 7/12/2007. (adg) (Entered: 07/13/2007)
92007-09-07 ORDER DIRECTING the parties to confer and file a joint certificate of interested persons and joint preliminary report and scheduling order within 15 days. Signed by Judge Charles A. Pannell Jr. on 9/7/07. (clk) (Entered: 09/10/2007)
102007-09-21 Joint Certificate of Interested Persons by Wayne Farms, LLC, Christie Norman, Tanzay Person, Dorris Willis, Ramona Covarrubias. (Archer, Thomas) (Entered: 09/21/2007)
112007-09-21 MOTION to Stay Litigation with Brief In Support by Wayne Farms, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Brief In Support of Motion to Stay Litigation# 2 Text of Proposed Order Proposed Order Staying Litigation# 3 Exhibit A (To Brief in Support))(Archer, Thomas) (Entered: 09/21/2007)
122007-09-25 Unopposed MOTION to Stay Filing of Joint Report and Discovery Plan by Christie Norman, Tanzay Person, Dorris Willis, Ramona Covarrubias. (Stephens, Deirdre) (Entered: 09/25/2007)
132007-10-01 ORDER granting 12 Motion to Stay the filing of the Joint Report & Discovery Plan. Signed by Judge Charles A. Pannell Jr. on 10/1/07. (clk) (Entered: 10/02/2007)
142007-10-01 ORDER granting 11 Motion to Stay litigation pending a decision by the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on proposed transfers. The parties shall jointly inform the Court of the Judicial Panel's decision no later than 5 days following notice of the ruling. Signed by Judge Charles A. Pannell Jr. on 10/1/07. (clk) (Entered: 10/02/2007)
152007-11-09 Certified copy of ORDER of Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation re: Transfer Order, action transferred to the Southern District of Mississippi for inclusion in MDL 1872 (file transferred via e-mail). (adg) (Entered: 11/15/2007)
162008-06-20 MOTION to Withdraw Tisha Rae Tallman as Attorneyby Christie Norman, Tanzay Person, Dorris Willis, Ramona Covarrubias. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Tallman, Tisha) (Entered: 06/20/2008)