Case: EEOC v. San Fransisco Newspaper Agency

4:97-cv-01989 | U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

Filed Date: May 28, 1997

Closed Date: 1998

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Case Summary

In May 1997, the San Francisco office of the EEOC brought this suit against San Francisco Newspaper Agency in the U.S. District Court for the California Northern District. The parties settled in December 1997 during a settlement conference, and the court dismissed the case in June 1998. Because the docket is the only accessible document, there is no more information available pertaining to the nature of the suit or the consent decree.

Summary Authors

Kevin Wilemon (7/23/2007)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Docket (PACER)

June 1, 1998 Docket

Docket

Last updated May 12, 2022, 8 p.m.

ECF Number Description Date Link
1

COMPLAINT Summons(es) issued; Fee status ex entered on 5/28/97 in the amount of $ ex (); jury demand [4:97-cv-01989] (cg, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 05/30/1997)

May 28, 1997
2

ORDER RE COURT PROCEDURE and SCHEDULE by Judge Saundra B. Armstrong : Proof of service to be filed by 7/14/97 ; counsels' case management statement to be filed by 9/22/97 ; initial case management conference will be held 3:00 10/1/97 . (cc: all counsel) (cg, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 05/30/1997)

May 28, 1997
4

ANSWER by defendant SF Newspaper Agency to complaint [1-1] [4:97-cv-01989] (cg, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 07/25/1997)

July 23, 1997
5

Joint CASE MANAGEMENT STATEMENT and PROPOSED ORDER filed. [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 09/23/1997)

Sept. 22, 1997
6

CLERK'S NOTICE Case Management Conference set for 10/1/97 at 3:00 pm has been moved to 3:30 pm on 10/1/97 [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 10/01/1997)

Sept. 26, 1997
7

MINUTES: ( C/R not reported) ( Hearing Date: 10/1/97) Telephonic Case Management Conference held , referring case for settlement to Mag. Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton , referring case for discovery to Magistrate Judge James Larson [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 10/02/1997)

Oct. 1, 1997

REFERRAL: referring case for discovery to Magistrate Judge James Larson [4:97-cv-01989] (judi, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 10/02/1997)

Oct. 2, 1997

REFERRAL: referring case for settlement to Mag. Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton [4:97-cv-01989] (judi, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 10/02/1997)

Oct. 2, 1997
9

Notice of Settlement Conference and Settlement Conference ORDER by Mag. Judge Phyllis J. Hamilton Settlement conf. (Mag) set for 1:30 pm on 12/17/97 before Magistrate Judge Hamilton at 450 Golden Gate Ave, Courtroom A 15th floor, San Francisco, CA ( Date Entered: 10/8/97) (cc: all counsel) [4:97-cv-01989] (cp, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 10/08/1997)

Oct. 2, 1997
8

LETTER to Judge Armstrong dated 10/2/97 from attorney Lindbergh Porter Jr. re: San Francisco Newspaper Agency has agreed to an early settlement [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 10/06/1997)

Oct. 6, 1997
10

CLERK'S NOTICE Case Management Conference set for 12/11/97 is moved to 11:15 a.m. on 1/14/98 telephonically [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 12/11/1997)

Dec. 10, 1997
11

MINUTES: ( C/R not reported) ( Hearing Date: 12/17/97) Settlement Conference before Magistrate Judge Hamilton held on 12/17/97, case settled [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 12/24/1997)

Dec. 17, 1997
12

ORDER by Judge Saundra B. Armstrong dismissing case upon notification of settlement; appeal filing ddl 2/27/98 ( Date Entered: 1/28/98) (cc: all counsel) [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 01/28/1998)

Jan. 27, 1998
13

Request and ORDER by Judge Saundra B. Armstrong dismissing case with prejudice; appeal filing ddl 7/2/98 ( Date Entered: 6/1/98) (cc: all counsel) [4:97-cv-01989] (mmr, COURT STAFF) (Entered: 06/02/1998)

June 1, 1998

State / Territory: California

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Special Collection(s):

EEOC Study — in sample

Key Dates

Filing Date: May 28, 1997

Closing Date: 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

San Francisco Newspaper Agency , 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:

Voluntary Dismissal

Order Duration: 1998 - None

Issues

General:

Disparate Treatment

EEOC-centric:

Direct Suit on Merits