Case: EEOC v. Webster Industries, Inc.

4:98-cv-00092 | U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi

Filed Date: Aug. 17, 1998

Closed Date: 1999

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Case Summary

The EEOC's Birmingham district office filed suit against Webster Industries, Inc. on August 17, 1998 in the U.S. District Court in the Southern District of Mississippi. The only document available for this case is the docket, and in it, the EEOC's cause of action is not specified. Webster settled with the EEOC out of court and the court entered a consent judgment between the two parties on February 8, 1999. The docket merely states that the defendant "will comply both with the letter and spirit of the Commission's regulations as set out." No other details of the settlement are available.

Summary Authors

Aaron Weismann (5/29/2007)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

4:98-cv-00092

Docket [PACER]

Feb. 8, 1999

Feb. 8, 1999

Docket

Resources

Docket

Last updated Aug. 9, 2022, 3:07 a.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link Date / Link
1

COMPLAINT; jury demand; Notice of Assignment mailed. (thr) (Entered: 08/17/1998)

Aug. 17, 1998

Aug. 17, 1998

Magistrate Judge Assignment Alfred G. Nicols (thr) (Entered: 08/17/1998)

Aug. 17, 1998

Aug. 17, 1998

Case assigned to Pending Track - designation of appropriate track will be made after Case Management Conference and a final track assignment. (thr) (Entered: 08/17/1998)

Aug. 17, 1998

Aug. 17, 1998

2

MOTION by defendant Webster Industries for John J. Krimm, Jr. to Appear Pro Hac Vice (fe) (Entered: 11/10/1998)

Nov. 10, 1998

Nov. 10, 1998

3

ORDER granting [2-1] motion for John J. Krimm, Jr. to Appear Pro Hac Vice ( signed by Magistrate Judge Alfred G. Nicols ); copies mailed. (fe) (Entered: 11/10/1998)

Nov. 10, 1998

Nov. 10, 1998

Case Management Conference set at 2:00 2/4/99 location: Jackson, MS before Magistrate Judge Alfred G. Nicols copies mailed to John J. Krimm Jr., Don O. Rogers, Jerome C. Rose (fe) (Entered: 11/12/1998)

Nov. 12, 1998

Nov. 12, 1998

4

Notice of Service of Disclosure by defendant Webster Industries (lwe) (Entered: 11/24/1998)

Nov. 24, 1998

Nov. 24, 1998

5

ANSWER to Complaint by defendant Webster Industries (lwe) (Entered: 11/24/1998)

Nov. 24, 1998

Nov. 24, 1998

6

CONSENT JUDGMENT for plaintiff Equal Employment against defendant Webster Industries and defendant agrees it will comply with both the letter ans spirit of the Commission's regulations as set out. Each party to bear its own costs and attorney fees. ( signed by Judge Tom S. Lee ); copies mailed. (fe) (Entered: 02/09/1999)

Feb. 8, 1999

Feb. 8, 1999

Case closed (fe) (Entered: 02/09/1999)

Feb. 8, 1999

Feb. 8, 1999

Case Details

State / Territory: Mississippi

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Special Collection(s):

EEOC Study — in sample

Key Dates

Filing Date: Aug. 17, 1998

Closing Date: 1999

Case Ongoing: No

Plaintiffs

Plaintiff Description:

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, on behalf of one or more workers.

Plaintiff Type(s):

EEOC Plaintiff

Attorney Organizations:

EEOC

Public Interest Lawyer: Yes

Filed Pro Se: No

Class Action Sought: No

Class Action Outcome: Not sought

Defendants

Webster Industries, Inc., Private Entity/Person

Case Details

Availably Documents:

Trial Court Docket

Outcome

Prevailing Party: Plaintiff

Nature of Relief:

Unknown

Source of Relief:

Settlement

Form of Settlement:

Court Approved Settlement or Consent Decree

Issues

General:

Disparate Treatment

EEOC-centric:

Direct Suit on Merits