Case Details

CourtWestern District of Washington
Docket number2:11-cv-00478
Date case filed2011-03-14
Date case closed2011-06-30
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge John C Coughenour
Case cause29:201 Fair Labor Standards Act
Nature of suit710 Labor: Fair Standards
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Darlene Darling
Party type: Plaintiff
Individually and on behalf of all other persons similarly situated
Attorney name: Fran L. Rudich
Attorney Contact:
KLAFTER OLSEN & LESSER LLP
TWO INTERNATIONAL DRIVE
SUITE 350
RYE BROOK, NY 10573
914-934-9200
Fax: 914-997-2444
Email: [email protected]
Party: Ally Financial Inc
Party type: Defendant
formerly known asGMAC Inc
Attorney name: David R. Golder
Attorney Contact:
Jackson Lewis - Htfd, CT
90 State House Sq., 8th Fl.
Hartford, CT 06103-3708
860-522-0404
Fax: 860-274-1330
Email: [email protected]


Attorney name: William Joseph Anthony
Attorney Contact:
Jackson Lewis - Htfd, CT
90 State House Sq., 8th Fl.
Hartford, CT 06103-3708
860-522-0404
Fax: 860-247-1330
Email: [email protected]
Party: Residential Capital LLC
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: David R. Golder
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)


Attorney name: William Joseph Anthony
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12010-11-23 COMPLAINT against Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC, filed by Darlene Darling.(Brown, S.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/24/2010)
22010-11-23 Order on Pretrial Deadlines: Motions to Dismiss due on 2/23/10. Amended Pleadings due by 1/22/2011; Discovery due by 5/25/2011; Dispositive Motions due by 6/24/2011. Signed by Clerk on 11/23/10. (Brown, S.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/24/2010)
32010-11-23 ELECTRONIC FILING ORDER - PLEASE ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH COURTESY COPY REQUIREMENTS IN THIS ORDER. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 11/23/10. (Brown, S.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/24/2010)
42010-11-23 Standing PROTECTIVE ORDER. Signed by Judge Janet C. Hall on 11/23/10. (Brown, S.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/24/2010)
52010-11-24 Summons Issued as to Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC. Counsel receiving this electronic notice should download the attached summons for service in accordance with Fed.R.Civ.P. 4 and LR 4. (Brown, S.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/24/2010)
62010-11-23 NOTICE TO COUNSEL: Counsel initiating or removing this action is responsible for serving all parties with attached documents and copies of 1 Complaint filed by Darlene Darling, 2 Order on Pretrial Deadlines, 3 Electronic Filing Order, 4 Protective Order. Signed by Clerk on 11/24/10. (Brown, S.) (Brown, S.). Modified on 11/30/2010 (Brown, S.). [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/24/2010)
72010-11-29 Docket Entry Correction re 6 Electronic Service Documents; added pdf (Brown, S.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 11/29/2010)
82010-12-07 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Darlene Darling. Residential Capital LLC served on 11/30/2010, answer due 12/21/2010. (Rudich, Fran) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 12/07/2010)
92010-12-07 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Darlene Darling. Ally Financial Inc served on 12/1/2010, answer due 12/22/2010. (Rudich, Fran) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 12/07/2010)
102010-12-21 NOTICE of Appearance by David R. Golder on behalf of Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC (Golder, David) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 12/21/2010)
112010-12-21 NOTICE of Appearance by William Joseph Anthony on behalf of Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC (Anthony, William) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 12/21/2010)
122010-12-21 ANSWER to 1 Complaint with Affirmative Defenses by Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC.(Anthony, William) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 12/21/2010)
132010-12-21 Corporate Disclosure Statement by Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC identifying Corporate Parent Ally Financial Inc for Residential Capital LLC; Corporate Parent General Motors Co for Ally Financial Inc. (Anthony, William) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 12/21/2010)
142011-01-07 MOTION to Transfer to Another District by Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC. (Anthony, William) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 01/07/2011)
152011-01-07 Memorandum in Support re 14 MOTION to Transfer to Another District filed by Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Ex 1, # 2 Ex 2, # 3 Ex 3 (part 1), # 4 Ex 3 (part 2))(Anthony, William) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 01/07/2011)
162011-01-27 MOTION for Extension of Time until February 11, 2011 from January 28, 2011 of Time to File Memorandum in Opposition to 14 Motion to Transfer Venue by Darlene Darling. (Rudich, Fran) Modified on 1/28/2011 TO LINK TO DOC #14 (Simpson, T.). [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 01/27/2011)
172011-01-31 ORDER granting 16 MOTION for Extension of Time until February 11, 2011 from January 28, 2011 of Time to File Memorandum in Opposition to 14 Motion to Transfer Venue by Darlene Darling. SO ORDERED by Judge Janet C. Hall on 1/31/2011. (DeRubeis, B.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 01/31/2011)
182011-01-31 Set/Reset Deadlines as to 14 MOTION to Transfer to Another District. Responses due by 2/11/2011 (DeRubeis, B.) [Transferred from ctd on 3/21/2011.] (Entered: 01/31/2011)
192011-03-21 Case transferred in from District of Connecticut, Case Number 3:10-cv-01837;. (Entered: 03/21/2011)
202011-03-21 LETTER from Clerk to counsel re receipt of case from District of Connecticut and advising of WAWD case number and judge assignment. (MKB) (Entered: 03/21/2011)
212011-03-22 MINUTE ENTRY setting Status Conference. The attorney who will be responsible for trying the case shall attend the conference and be fully prepared to discuss the following matters at the conference: 1. The nature of the case; 2. The status of matters which are presently set before the Court, e.g., hearings, motions, etc.; 3. The status of discovery and a time schedule for its completion; 4. A statement of any legal issues about which motions are contemplated and a possible briefing schedule; 5. An estimate of the number of days needed for trial; 6. Whether the case is jury or non-jury; 7. The date by which the case will be ready for trial, and 8. Settlement probabilities. Counsel for all parties are required to appear at the conference. If counsel's office is outside of Seattle, arrangements can be made for telephonic participation in the conference. If counsel wish to make such arrangements, they should contact Paul Pierson, Courtroom Deputy Clerk at 206-370-8805. The STATUS CONFERENCE is hereby ordered set on TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2011 at 9:00 AM in Courtroom 16206 before the Honorable John C. Coughenour, United States District Judge. COUNSEL FOR THE PLAINTIFF IS DIRECTED TO NOTIFY ALL PARTIES OF THE DATE AND TIME OF THE SCHEDULED CONFERENCE. (PP) (Entered: 03/22/2011)
222011-03-22 ORDER REGARDING DISCOVERY AND DEPOSITIONS by United States District Judge John C. Coughenour. (PP) (Entered: 03/22/2011)
232011-05-23 NOTICE of Striking the Status Conference set on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Counsel are reminded to submit the appropriate dismissal paperwork by the close of business on May 31, 2011 or file a Status Report concerning the delay.(PP) (Entered: 05/23/2011)
242011-06-28 MINUTE ORDER by Judge John C Coughenour, United States District Judge; The Court ORDERS defense counsel to complete the process for admission pro hac vice within twenty days from the date of this Order. Also, the Court ORDERS the parties to file dismissal paperwork or a status report within twenty days from the date of this Order. (TF) cc: Attys Golder and Anthony. Modified on 6/29/2011 (TF). (Entered: 06/29/2011)
252011-06-29 Joint Stipulated MOTION to Dismiss by Defendants Ally Financial Inc, Residential Capital LLC, Plaintiff Darlene Darling. Noting Date 6/29/2011. (TF) (Entered: 06/29/2011)
262011-06-30 ORDER by Judge John C Coughenour; On the basis of the parties' representations, the Court DISMISSES this action with prejudice. (TF) (Entered: 07/01/2011)