Case Details

CourtSouthern District of Mississippi
Docket number2:07-cv-00029
Date case filed2007-02-08
Date case closed2007-11-08
Date of latest filing
Assigned toDistrict Judge Keith Starrett
Case cause29:201 Denial of Overtime Compensation
Nature of suit710 Labor: Fair Standards
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Eula M. Keyes
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of themselves and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Mike Espy
Attorney Contact:
MIKE ESPY, PLLC
317 East Capitol St., Suite 101
Jackson, MS 39201
601/355-9101
Fax: 601/355-6021
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard Bernard Celler - PHV
Attorney Contact:
MORGAN & MORGAN, PA - Davie
6824 Griffin Road
Davie, FL 33314
954/318-0268
Fax: 954/333-3515
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Kenyattie Gardner
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of themselves and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Mike Espy
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard Bernard Celler - PHV
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Sherica Williams
Party type: Plaintiff
on behalf of themselves and others similarly situated
Attorney name: Mike Espy
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Richard Bernard Celler - PHV
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Wayne Farms, LLC
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: R. Pepper Crutcher , Jr.
Attorney Contact:
BALCH & BINGHAM, LLP - Jackson
188 East Capitol Street, Suite 1400
P. O. Box 22587 (39225)
Jackson, MS 39201
601/961-9900
Fax: 601/961-4466
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Ernest Russell Turner
Attorney Contact:
BALCH & BINGHAM, LLP - Jackson
188 East Capitol Street, Suite 1400
P. O. Box 22587 (39225)
Jackson, MS 39201
601/961-9900
Fax: 601/961-4466
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12007-02-08 COMPLAINT against Wayne Farms, LLC ( Filing fee $ 350 receipt number H009760.), filed by Eula M. Keyes, Kenyattie Gardner, Sherica Williams. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet)(Rigdon, Michael) (Entered: 02/12/2007)
22007-02-19 NOTICE of Filing Motion for Consolidation by Wayne Farms, LLC (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Crutcher, R.) (Entered: 02/19/2007)
32007-02-28 ANSWER to Complaint by Wayne Farms, LLC.(Crutcher, R.) (Entered: 02/28/2007)
42007-02-28 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Wayne Farms, LLC. (Crutcher, R.) (Entered: 02/28/2007)
52007-03-14 NOTICE of Filing Response to Motion to Consolidate in Related Case by Eula M. Keyes, Kenyattie Gardner (Espy, Mike) (Entered: 03/14/2007)
62007-03-20 NOTICE of Filing Reply of Response to Motion for Consolidation with Keyes, Et Al. v. Wayne Farms LLC by Wayne Farms, LLC (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Crutcher, R.) (Entered: 03/20/2007)
72007-03-20 MOTION for Richard Bernard Celler to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Eula M. Keyes, Kenyattie Gardner, Sherica Williams. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1)(Espy, Mike) (Entered: 03/20/2007)
82007-03-30 NOTICE of Filing Additional Notices of Consent to Join by Eula M. Keyes, Kenyattie Gardner, Sherica Williams (Attachments: # 1)(Espy, Mike) (Entered: 03/30/2007)
92007-04-03 MOTION to Strike Defendant's Affirmative Defense 6 and Claim for Attorneys' Fee by Eula M. Keyes, Kenyattie Gardner, Sherica Williams. (Attachments: # 1)(Espy, Mike) (Entered: 04/03/2007)
102007-04-03 OPINION AND ORDER CONSOLIDATING CASES. Signed by Judge Michael T. Parker on April 2, 2007. (kpm, ) (Entered: 04/03/2007)
112007-04-06 RESPONSE to Motion re 9 MOTION to Strike Defendant's Affirmative Defense 6 and Claim for Attorneys' Fee filed by Wayne Farms, LLC. (Crutcher, R.) (Entered: 04/06/2007)
122007-07-01 ORDER denying 9 Motion to Strike. Signed by Judge Michael T. Parker on July 1, 2007 (Parker, Michael) (Entered: 07/01/2007)
132007-08-15 ORDER: that cases currently assigned to Judge Henry T. Wingate, Judge Daniel P. Jordan, Judge David C. Bramlette and Judge Tom S. Lee are transferred to Judge Keith Starrett and Magistrate Judge Michael T. Parker for conducting discovery and all other matters pertaining to the above cases prior to the pretrial conference and trial. Signed by Judge Keith Starrett, Chief Judge Henry T. Wingate, Judge Daniel P. Jordan, Judge David C. Bramlette and Judge Tom S. Lee on 8/15/07. (cwl) (Entered: 08/15/2007)
142007-11-08 CERTIFIED COPY OF CONDITIONAL TRANSFER ORDER: MDL 1872 in re Wayne Farms LLC Fair Labor Standards Act Litigation: transferring this case to the Southern District of Mississippi, Hattiesburg Division, assigned to Honorable Keith Starrett for coordinated or consolidated pretrial proceedings. MDL Civil Action No. assigned 2:07cv1011KS-MTP. (LDR) (Entered: 11/14/2007)