Case: EEOC v. COWBOY DODGE, INC. a Wyoming Corporation

2:97-cv-00073 | U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming

Filed Date: April 3, 1997

Closed Date: Dec. 15, 1999

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Case Summary

The Denver office of the EEOC brought this action in the U.S. District Court for the District of Wyoming, against Cowboy Dodge, Inc. The complaint was filed in April 1997 and in December 1997 the parties entered into a consent decree. The case was later dismissed in December 1999. The only document that we have for this case is the docket.

Summary Authors

Elizabeth Glassman (7/20/2007)

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Document

2:97-cv-00073

Docket

EEOC v. Cowboy Dodge

Dec. 15, 1999

Dec. 15, 1999

Docket

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Docket

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

ECF Number Description Date Link Date / Link
1

COMPLAINT (summons not issued); jury demand (dn) (Entered: 04/07/1997)

April 3, 1997

April 3, 1997

2

DECLARATION of Frank Lopez (dktclerk) (Entered: 04/21/1997)

April 21, 1997

April 21, 1997

3

NOTIFICATION OF COMPLEXITY OF CASE by plaintiff; the case is non-complex (dktclerk) (Entered: 04/21/1997)

April 21, 1997

April 21, 1997

4

RETURN OF WAIVER upon defendant Cowboy Dodge Inc signed by Ernest W Halle, agent for service of process (dktclerk) (Entered: 05/02/1997)

May 1, 1997

May 1, 1997

5

ANSWER and affirmative defenses by defendant Cowboy Dodge Inc to complaint [1-1] (jl) (Entered: 06/10/1997)

June 9, 1997

June 9, 1997

6

NOTICE: initial pretrial conference set at 9:00am on 8/26/97 in Cheyenne before Magistrate Judge William C. Beaman (cc: all counsel 6/12/97) (dn) (Entered: 06/12/1997)

June 12, 1997

June 12, 1997

7

MOTION by plaintiff for attorney Frank Lopez to appear pro hac vice (dktclerk) (Entered: 06/17/1997)

June 17, 1997

June 17, 1997

8

ORDER by Magistrate Judge William C. Beaman granting motion for attorney Frank Lopez to appear pro hac vice [7-1] (cc: all counsel mld 6/18/97) (dktclerk) (Entered: 06/18/1997)

June 18, 1997

June 18, 1997

INITIAL PRETRIAL conference held (dn) (Entered: 08/26/1997)

Aug. 26, 1997

Aug. 26, 1997

9

ORDER ON INITIAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCE by Magistrate Judge William C. Beaman motion filing deadline is 12/12/97 ; dispositive motion hearing at 9:00am on 1/21/98 in Cheyenne ; discovery deadline is 12/5/97 ; stipulation deadline is 12/12/97 ; plaintiff to designate experts by 10/20/97, defendant to designate experts by 11/21/97; final pretrial conference set at 9:00am on 4/1/98 in Cheyenne ; jury trial set at 9:30am on 4/13/98 in Cheyenne (#3/4-5 days) (cc: all counsel 9/3/97) (dn) (Entered: 09/04/1997)

Sept. 3, 1997

Sept. 3, 1997

10

UNOPPOSED MOTION by plaintiff to extend discovery and expert designation deadlines (dktclerk) (Entered: 10/20/1997)

Oct. 20, 1997

Oct. 20, 1997

11

ORDER by Magistrate Judge William C. Beaman granting motion to extend discovery and expert designation deadlines [10-1]; extending plaintiff's expert witness designation deadline to 11/20/97, extending defendant's expert witness designation deadline to 12/22/97; extending the discovery deadline to 1/5/98 (cc: all counsel mld 10/22/97) (dktclerk) (Entered: 10/22/1997)

Oct. 22, 1997

Oct. 22, 1997

13

MINUTE ORDER by Magistrate Judge William C. Beaman of telephone hearing regarding motion to extend expert designation deadline (dn) (Entered: 11/20/1997)

Nov. 20, 1997

Nov. 20, 1997

14

STIPULATED MOTION by parties to amend scheduling order (dktclerk) (Entered: 12/01/1997)

Nov. 26, 1997

Nov. 26, 1997

15

MOTION by defendant to stay proceedings and adopt consent decree (jg) (Entered: 12/02/1997)

Dec. 2, 1997

Dec. 2, 1997

16

ORDER by Honorable Clarence A. Brimmer granting motion to stay proceedings and adopt consent decree [15-1] (cc: all counsel mld 12/5/97) (dktclerk) (Entered: 12/05/1997)

Dec. 4, 1997

Dec. 4, 1997

17

CONSENT DEGREE by Honorable Clarence A. Brimmer; upon submission of final report and the expiration of a period of fifteen days after submission of said report, within which the Commission has not filed an objection, the parties shall promptly file a joint stipulation for dismissal with prejudice (cc: all counsel mld 12/5/97) (dktclerk) Modified on 01/06/1998 (Entered: 12/05/1997)

Dec. 4, 1997

Dec. 4, 1997

18

ORDER by Honorable Clarence A. Brimmer denying as moot the motion to amend scheduling order [14-1] (cc: all counsel 2/18/99) (dn) (Entered: 02/18/1999)

Feb. 17, 1999

Feb. 17, 1999

19

STIPULATION for dismissal with prejudice (jg) (Entered: 12/13/1999)

Dec. 13, 1999

Dec. 13, 1999

20

ORDER by Honorable Clarence A. Brimmer dismissing case with prejudice; each party to bear its own costs and attorneys fees (cc: all counsel & EOD 12/15/99) (dn) (Entered: 12/15/1999)

Dec. 15, 1999

Dec. 15, 1999

Case Details

State / Territory: Wyoming

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Special Collection(s):

EEOC Study — in sample

Key Dates

Filing Date: April 3, 1997

Closing Date: Dec. 15, 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

Cowboy Dodge Inc. A Wyoming Corporation, Private Entity/Person

Case Details

Causes of Action:

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 12111 et seq.

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