Case: EEOC v. MR. BINGO, INC.

7:97-cv-02982 | U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina

Filed Date: Sept. 30, 1997

Closed Date: March 24, 1998

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Case Summary

In September 1997, the Charlotte office of the EEOC brought this suit against Mr. Bingo, Inc. in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina. The case settled by entry of a consent decree in March 1998. Because the docket is the only accessible document, no information on the nature of the suit or the consent decree is available.

Summary Authors

Kevin Wilemon (7/17/2007)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

7:97-cv-02982

Docket [PACER]

EEOC v. Mr Bingo Inc

March 24, 1998

March 24, 1998

Docket

Resources

Docket

Last updated Aug. 14, 2022, 3:18 a.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link Date / Link
1

COMPLAINT; Scheduling order due by 1/8/98 Service due by 1/28/98 for Mr Bingo Inc (former empl) (Entered: 10/02/1997)

Sept. 30, 1997

Sept. 30, 1997

** Added JURY-P Flag indicating jury demand request by plaintiff. (former empl) (Entered: 10/02/1997)

Sept. 30, 1997

Sept. 30, 1997

** Added MAG flag indicating Magistrate Judge involvement. (former empl) (Entered: 10/02/1997)

Sept. 30, 1997

Sept. 30, 1997

2

WAIVER OF SERVICE as to Mr Bingo Inc Answer due on 12/16/97 for Mr Bingo Inc (former empl) (Entered: 11/25/1997)

Nov. 24, 1997

Nov. 24, 1997

3

ANSWER to Complaint by defendant Mr Bingo Inc (Attorney Eric S Bland, Lawrence J Needle) (mdea) (Entered: 12/30/1997)

Dec. 29, 1997

Dec. 29, 1997

4

SCHEDULING ORDER setting Joining of parties,amending of pleadings on 3/2/98 ; Deadline for filing of all motions 3/2/98 ; Discovery cutoff 3/2/98 ; Jury Trial set for 4/1/98 ; MLD [Entry date: 1/12/98] ( signed by Magistrate Judge William M. Catoe Jr. ) (former empl) (Entered: 01/12/1998)

Jan. 12, 1998

Jan. 12, 1998

5

Answers to 16B Interrogatories by defendant Mr Bingo Inc (former empl) (Entered: 02/17/1998)

Feb. 17, 1998

Feb. 17, 1998

6

NOTICE of attorney appearance for plaintiff EEOC by Erania Ebron-Fubara (former empl) (Entered: 02/18/1998)

Feb. 17, 1998

Feb. 17, 1998

7

CONSENT DECREE confirming settlement as per order and dismissing case eod, mld ( signed by Judge G. R. Anderson Jr. ) (former empl) (Entered: 03/24/1998)

March 24, 1998

March 24, 1998

Case closed (former empl) (Entered: 03/24/1998)

March 24, 1998

March 24, 1998

Case Details

State / Territory: South Carolina

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Special Collection(s):

EEOC Study — in sample

Key Dates

Filing Date: Sept. 30, 1997

Closing Date: March 24, 1998

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

Mr. Bingo, Inc. , Private Entity/Person

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Title VII (including PDA), 42 U.S.C. § 2000e

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