Case: EEOC v. KROGER FOOD STORES

4:99-cv-04187 | U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois

Filed Date: Aug. 23, 1999

Closed Date: 2001

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Case Summary

The Chicago office of the EEOC brought this action in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, against Kroger Food Stores. The complaint was filed in August 1999 and Defendant moved for summary judgment in March 2000, but the motion was denied in July 2000. Defendant moved for summary judgment again in September 2000, but the motion was again denied in January 2001. In February 2001 the case went to trial, but after two days the parties settled. The only document that we have for this case is the docket.

Summary Authors

Shankar Viswanathan (7/25/2007)

People


Judge(s)

Cohn, Gerald B. (Illinois)

Judge(s)

Cohn, Gerald B. (Illinois)

Documents in the Clearinghouse

Document

Docket [PACER]

EEOC v. Kroger Food Stores

June 13, 2002 Docket
41

Order [Granting in Part and Denying in Part Motion to Dismiss and Motion for Protective Order]

EEOC and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell vs. Kroger Food Stores, Inc.

Feb. 8, 2000 Order/Opinion
54

Order [Denying Motion to Quash Subpoena]

EEOC, and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell v. Kroger Food Stores, Inc.

May 31, 2000 Order/Opinion
74

Order [Denying in Part, Granting in part Motion to Compel]

EEOC and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell vs. Kroger Food Stores, Inc.

June 19, 2000 Order/Opinion
86

Memorandum and Order [Denying summary judgment]

EEOC and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell vs. Kroger Food Stores

July 17, 2000 Order/Opinion
114

Order [Denying Motion to Compel]

EEOC and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell vs. Kroger Food Stores, Inc.

Sept. 11, 2000 Order/Opinion

Order [Granting Motion to Compel]

EEOC vs. Kroger Food Stores

Sept. 12, 2000 Order/Opinion
146

Memorandum and Order [Granting in part and denying in part motions for summary judgment]

EEOC and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell vs. Kroger Food Stores, Inc., The Kroger Co., and Kroger Limited Partnership I

Jan. 11, 2001 Order/Opinion
198

Order [Denying Motion to Quash Subpoena]

EEOC and Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell vs. Kroger Food Stores, Inc., The Kroger Co., and Kroger Limited Partnership I

Feb. 23, 2001 Order/Opinion
203

Order

EEOC v. Kroger Company

Feb. 28, 2001 Order/Opinion

Docket

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

ECF Number Description Date Link
2

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiff EEOC by Noelle Brennan, John C. Hendrickson and Jean P. Kamp (jep) (Entered: 08/25/1999)

Aug. 25, 1999

Magistrate identification: Mag/Judge Philip M. Frazier (jep) (Entered: 08/25/1999)

Aug. 25, 1999
3

CJRA Track B assigned by Judge G. P. Murphy; presumptive jury trial date set 8/2000 before Judge G. P. Murphy in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (tjh) (Entered: 09/07/1999)

Sept. 3, 1999
4

MOTION to intervene by Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell w/prop order (jep) (Entered: 09/13/1999)

Sept. 9, 1999
5

MOTION by intervenor plaintiffs' Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell for attorney Jerome J. Dobson to appear pro hac vice (tjh) Modified on 09/24/1999 (Entered: 09/24/1999)

Sept. 20, 1999
6

MOTION by intervenor plaintiffs' Lori Vaughn and Brenda Connell for attorney Jonathan C. Berns to appear pro hac vice (tjh) (Entered: 09/24/1999)

Sept. 20, 1999
7

ORDER (NGJ/tjh) granting motion for attorney Jerome J. Dobson to appear pro hac vice [5-1] on behalf of intervenor plaintiffs; $55.00 filing fee paid receipt #400 55191 (cc: all counsel) (tjh) (Entered: 09/24/1999)

Sept. 24, 1999
8

ORDER (NGJ/tjh) granting motion for attorney Jonathan C. Berns to appear pro hac vice [6-1] on behalf of intervenor plaintiffs; $55.00 filing fee paid receipt #400 55191 (cc: all counsel) (tjh) (Entered: 09/24/1999)

Sept. 24, 1999
9

ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy granting motion to intervene [4-1]; Vaughn and Connell shall file their complaint within 14 days of date of this Order and shall obtain service on defendant in compliance with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure ;brief ddl set 10/18/99 (cc: all counsel) (dmb) (Entered: 10/08/1999)

Oct. 4, 1999
9

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy granting motion to intervene [4-1]; Vaughn and Connell shall file their Complaint within 14 days of date of this Order and shall obtain service on Defendant in compliance with the FRCP brief ddl set 10/18/99 (cc: all counsel) (dmb) (Entered: 10/08/1999)

Oct. 4, 1999
10

COMPLAINT by intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn, intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell (fe) (Entered: 10/20/1999)

Oct. 18, 1999
10

DEMAND for jury trial by intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn, intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell (fe) (Entered: 10/20/1999)

Oct. 18, 1999
11

PARTIAL ANSWER and affirmative defenses by defendant Kroger Food Stores to complaint [1-1] (tjh) (Entered: 11/29/1999)

Nov. 22, 1999
12

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores to dismiss plaintiff's complaint with prejudice (tjh) (Entered: 11/29/1999)

Nov. 22, 1999
13

MEMORANDUM by defendant Kroger Food Stores in support of motion to dismiss plaintiff's complaint with prejudice [12-1] (tjh) (Entered: 11/29/1999)

Nov. 22, 1999

REMARK - file sent to Benton for ntcsdc (tjh) (Entered: 11/29/1999)

Nov. 29, 1999
16

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores for attorney Keith C. Hult to appear pro hac vice (dlr) (Entered: 12/07/1999)

Nov. 30, 1999
18

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores for attorney Adam C. Wit to appear pro hac vice (dlr) (Entered: 12/07/1999)

Nov. 30, 1999
17

ORDER (NGJ/car) granting motion for attorney Keith C. Hult to appear pro hac vice [16-1] for defendant; $55.00 fee paid by receipt #64237 (cc: all counsel) (dlr) (Entered: 12/07/1999)

Dec. 1, 1999
19

ORDER (NGJ/car) granting motion for attorney Adam C. Wit to appear pro hac vice [18-1] for defendant; $55.00 fee paid by receipt #64238 (cc: all counsel) (dlr) (Entered: 12/07/1999)

Dec. 1, 1999
14

NOTICE of Telephone Sched/Disc Conf set 9:15 AM, 1/3/2000 before Mag Judge Philip M. Frazier in the USDC/Benton, IL (cc: all counsel) (krm) (Entered: 12/02/1999)

Dec. 2, 1999
20

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiff EEOC by Gregory Gochanour (acm) (Entered: 12/13/1999)

Dec. 9, 1999
21

ATTORNEY APPEARANCE for plaintiff EEOC by Diane I. Smason (acm) (Entered: 12/13/1999)

Dec. 9, 1999
22

RESPONSE by plaintiff EEOC to motion to dismiss plaintiff's complaint with prejudice [12-1] (acm) (Entered: 12/13/1999)

Dec. 9, 1999
23

NOTICE of hearing re motion to dismiss [12-1] ORAL ARGUMENTS set 2/7/00 at 2:30 PM before Judge G. P. Murphy in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (lmc) (Entered: 12/16/1999)

Dec. 16, 1999

PROPOSED Joint Report of Parties and Scheduling and Discovery Order submitted by defendant Kroger Food Stores, plaintiff EEOC (car) (Entered: 12/17/1999)

Dec. 17, 1999

PROPOSED Joint Report of Parties submitted by plaintiff's EEOC, and intervenor plaintiffs' Brenda Connell, Lori Vaughn (tjh) (Entered: 12/17/1999)

Dec. 17, 1999

PROPOSED joint report of parties submitted by defendant Kroger Food Stores (jep) (Entered: 12/22/1999)

Dec. 17, 1999
24

REPLY by defendant Kroger Food Stores in response to plaintiff EEOC's response to defendant's motion to dismiss re [12-1] (fe) (Entered: 12/23/1999)

Dec. 17, 1999
25

MEMORANDUM by defendant Kroger Food Stores in support of it's reply to plaintiff's response to motion to dismiss plaintiff's complaint with prejudice [12-1] (fe) (Entered: 12/23/1999)

Dec. 17, 1999
26

ORDER OF RECUSAL by Mag Judge Philip M. Frazier ; Sched/disc conf set 1/3/00 is stricken ; Clerk directed to return file to Judge Murphy for reassignment to another Magistrate Judge (cc: all counsel) (jep) (Entered: 12/27/1999)

Dec. 23, 1999

Magistrate identification: Mag/Judge Gerald B. Cohn (tjh) (Entered: 12/28/1999)

Dec. 28, 1999
27

SCHEDULING AND DISCOVERY ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn settlement conf set for 9:00 AM on 7/5/00 before Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL ;discovery ddl set 4/30/00 ;disp mtn filing ddl 6/15/00 (cc: all counsel) (dmb) (Entered: 01/12/2000)

Jan. 10, 2000
28

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores for attorney Margaret Parnell Hogan to appear pro hac vice (tjh) (Entered: 01/19/2000)

Jan. 14, 2000
29

ORDER (NGJ/car) granting motion for attorney Margaret Parnell Hogan to appear pro hac vice [28-1] on behalf of Kroger Food Stores Inc; $55.00 filing fee paid receipt #300 65073 (cc: all counsel) (tjh) (Entered: 01/19/2000)

Jan. 14, 2000
30

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn setting settlement conf at 9:00 AM on 7/5/00 before Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (dmw) (Entered: 01/19/2000)

Jan. 18, 2000
31

JOINT MOTION by plaintiff EEOC, intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell, intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn to vacate the court's entry of the discovery schedule and to request a telephone conference (dmb) (Entered: 01/21/2000)

Jan. 18, 2000
32

MOTION by plaintiff EEOC, intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell, intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn for extension of time of 14 days to respond to defendant's first set of interrogatories and first document production requests (dmb) (Entered: 01/21/2000)

Jan. 18, 2000
33

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn granting motion for extension of time to 2/1/00 to respond to interrogatories & document production requests [32-1] (cc: all counsel) (dmw) (Entered: 01/27/2000)

Jan. 24, 2000
34

RESPONSE in opposition by defendant Kroger Food Stores to motion to vacate the court's entry of the discovery schedule and to request a telephone conference [31-1] (dmb) (Entered: 01/28/2000)

Jan. 25, 2000
35

MOTION by plaintiff EEOC for protective order (dmb) (Entered: 02/01/2000)

Jan. 31, 2000
36

RESPONSE by defendant Kroger Food Stores to motion for protective order [35-1] (fe) (Entered: 02/04/2000)

Feb. 1, 2000
38

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores for attorney Lynne Gellenbeck to appear pro hac vice Filing fee paid $55.00; receipt #300 65451 (car) (Entered: 02/07/2000)

Feb. 2, 2000
39

ORDER (NGJ/dkb) granting motion for attorney Lynne Gellenbeck to appear pro hac vice for defendant Kroger Food Stores [38-1] (cc: all counsel) (car) (Entered: 02/07/2000)

Feb. 2, 2000
37

ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy granting the motion to vacate the court's entry of the discovery schedule and denying the request for a telephone conference [31-1]; vacating [27-1] schedule order sch/disc conf set (m/j) 2/17/00 before Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL ; Settlement conf canceled 7/5/00 ; (cc: all counsel) (tjh) (Entered: 02/04/2000)

Feb. 3, 2000
37

CJRA Track C assigned by Judge G. P. Murphy pursuant to 2/3/00 order; presumptive jury trial set 12/00 before Judge G. P. Murphy in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (tjh) (Entered: 02/04/2000)

Feb. 3, 2000
40

MINUTES of hearing on motion to dismiss before Judge G. P. Murphy granting in part and denying in part motion for protective order [35-1],granting in part and denying in part motion to dismiss plaintiff's complaint with prejudice [12-1] ;Written order to follow ( C/R: Molly Clayton) (jmf) (Entered: 02/10/2000)

Feb. 7, 2000
41

ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy granting in part and denying in part motion for protective order [35-1], granting in part and denying in part motion to dismiss plaintiff's complaint with prejudice [12-1] ;amended complaint due 2/28/00 See order for specifics (cc: all counsel) (jmf) (Entered: 02/10/2000)

Feb. 8, 2000
42

AMENDED COMPLAINT [1-1] by plaintiff EEOC; jury demand (acm) (Entered: 02/16/2000)

Feb. 11, 2000

PROPOSED Joint Report of Parties submitted by intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell, intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn, defendant Kroger Food Stores, plaintiff EEOC (tjh) (Entered: 02/16/2000)

Feb. 16, 2000
43

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn setting settlement conf at 9:30 AM on 9/26/00 before Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (dmw) (Entered: 02/23/2000)

Feb. 18, 2000
44

APPROVED SCHEDULING AND DISCOVERY ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn; discovery ddl set 8/31/00; disp mtn filing ddl 10/16/00 (cc: all counsel) (dmw) (Entered: 02/24/2000)

Feb. 22, 2000

REMARK - mail returned as to attorney Lynne Gellenbeck (tjh) (Entered: 03/03/2000)

March 3, 2000
45

ANSWER by defendant Kroger Food Stores to plaintiff's first amended complaint [42-1] with affirmative defenses (acm) (Entered: 03/08/2000)

March 3, 2000
46

Notice of Motion by defendant Kroger Food Stores that a Motion for summary judgment has been served upon opposing counsel (acm) (Entered: 03/08/2000)

March 3, 2000
55

Motion Packet Form by defendant Kroger Food Stores in re motion for Summary Judgment (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
56

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
57

MEMORANDUM by defendant Kroger Food Stores in support of motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
58

APPENDIX OF EXHIBITS in support of motion for summary judgment (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
59

MEMORANDUM by plaintiff EEOC in opposition to motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
61

RESPONSE by plaintiff EEOC to defendant's statement of material facts in support of motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
62

REPLY MEMORANDUM by defendant Kroger Food Stores in support of motion for summary judgment [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
63

REPLY by defendant Kroger Food Stores to EEOC's statement of material facts in opposition to defendants' motion for summary judgment [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
64

STATEMENT OF MATERIAL FACTS by defendant Kroger Food Stores in reply to EEOC's opposition to defendant's motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
65

JOINT STATEMENT OF UNCONTESTED MATERIAL FACTS by defendant Kroger Food Stores to motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
66

STATEMENT OF MATERIAL FACTS by plaintiff EEOC in opposition to motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
67

SUPPLEMENTAL MEMORANDUM by defendant Kroger Food Stores in support of motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] based upon the deposition testimony of EEOC Investigator and EEOC Rule 30(b)(6) deponent Charles Bold (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000
68

JOINT STATEMENT OF UNCONTESTED MATERIAL FACTS by defendant Kroger Food Stores, plaintiff EEOC to motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (tjh) (Entered: 06/09/2000)

March 3, 2000

TRANSCRIPT of hearing on motion to dismiss; held 2/7/00; 1 volume Court Reporter: Molly Clayton (dmw) (Entered: 04/04/2000)

March 31, 2000
47

MOTION by plaintiff EEOC to compel defendant Kroger to answer certain interrrogatories and requests for production of documents (acm) (Entered: 04/19/2000)

April 17, 2000

VOLUME NUMBER 2 created, beginning with document number 47. (acm) (Entered: 04/19/2000)

April 17, 2000
48

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores for extension of time to respond to plaintiff EEOC's motion to compel certain of its interrogatories and requests for production of documents (myz) (Entered: 04/27/2000)

April 24, 2000
49

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn granting motion for extension of time to respond to motion to compel [48-1], motion to compel [47-1] resp due 5/5/00 (cc: all counsel) (dmw) (Entered: 05/01/2000)

April 27, 2000
51

MOTION by Donald Underwood to quash subpoena in civil case (tjh) (Entered: 05/22/2000)

May 18, 2000
52

EXHIBIT 1 to defendant's response in opposition to the EEOC's motion to compel answers to certain EEOC's interrogatories and requests for production of documents (tjh) (Entered: 05/30/2000)

May 19, 2000
53

RESPONSE by intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn, intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell to motion to quash subpoena in civil case [51-1] (acm) (Entered: 05/31/2000)

May 23, 2000
54

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn denying as moot motion to quash subpoena in civil case [51-1] (cc: all counsel) (acm) (Entered: 06/06/2000)

May 31, 2000

VOLUME NUMBER 4 created, beginning with document number 69. (myz) (Entered: 07/06/2000)

June 1, 2000
69

MOTION by plaintiff EEOC to strike Kroger's submission of a supplemental brief, an additional statement of facts and additional evidence in support of its motion for summary judgment in violation of local rule 7.1 (tjh) (Entered: 06/14/2000)

June 12, 2000
70

NOTICE of hearing re motion for summary judgment [56-1] ORAL ARGUMENTS set 11:00 AM on 7/17/00 before Judge G. P. Murphy in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (lmc) (Entered: 06/15/2000)

June 15, 2000
71

RESPONSE by defendant Kroger Food Stores to motion to strike Kroger's submission of a supplemental brief, an additional statement of facts and additional evidence in support of its motion for summary judgment in violation of local rule 7.1 [69-1] (fe) (Entered: 06/20/2000)

June 15, 2000
72

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores to compel (acm) (Entered: 06/22/2000)

June 16, 2000
73

MEMORANDUM by defendant Kroger Food Stores in support of motion to compel [72-1] (acm) (Entered: 06/22/2000)

June 16, 2000
74

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn granting in part and denying in part the motion to compel defendant Kroger to answer certain interrrogatories and requests for production of documents [47-1] (cc: all counsel) (see order for all specifics) (myz) (Entered: 06/23/2000)

June 19, 2000
75

ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy denying motion to strike Kroger's submission of a supplemental brief, an additional statement of facts and additional evidence in support of its motion for summary judgment in violation of local rule 7.1 [69-1], motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] ;a hearing is scheduled for 11:00 7/17/00 before Judge G. P. Murphy for oral arguments on Kroger's motion for summary judgment in the USDC/East St. Louis, IL (cc: all counsel) (jao) (Entered: 06/27/2000)

June 21, 2000

VOLUME NUMBER 3 created, beginning with document number 51. (myz) (Entered: 06/23/2000)

June 23, 2000
77

UNOPPOSED MOTION by plaintiff EEOC for extension of time to file response to defendant Kroger Food Stores, Inc's motion to compel (dlr) (Entered: 06/28/2000)

June 23, 2000
78

ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy granting motion for leave to file supplemental authority in support of EEOC's memoranudm in opposition to defendant Droger Food Stores, Inc's motion for summary judgment [76-1] (cc: all counsel) (myz) (Entered: 07/06/2000)

June 29, 2000
79

ADDITIONAL/SUPPLEMENTAL AUTHORITY by plaintiff EEOC in support of memorandum in opposition to defendant's motion for summary judgment received on 6/6/00 [56-1] (myz) (Entered: 07/06/2000)

June 29, 2000
80

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn granting motion for extension of time to file response to defendant Kroger Food Stores, Inc's motion to compel [77-1]; motion to compel [72-1] resp due 7/10/00 (cc: all counsel) (myz) (Entered: 07/06/2000)

June 29, 2000
81

RESPONSE by defendant Kroger Food Stores to EEOC's motion for leave to file supplemental authority in support of EEOC's memorandum in opposition to defendant's motion for summary judgment [76-1] (tjh) (Entered: 07/12/2000)

July 6, 2000
82

RESPONSE by plaintiff EEOC to motion to compel [72-1] (tjh) (Entered: 07/13/2000)

July 10, 2000
83

MOTION by defendant Kroger Food Stores to extend time to reply to plaintiff's response to defendant's motion to compel (tjh) (Entered: 07/14/2000)

July 12, 2000
84

ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn granting defendant's motion to extend time to reply to plaintiff's response to defendant's motion to compel [83-1]; motion to compel [72-1] reply due 7/24/00 (cc: all counsel) (myz) (Entered: 07/18/2000)

July 17, 2000
85

MINUTES (lc) of hearing on motion for summary judgment before Judge G. P. Murphy. Defendant orally moves to dismiss and/or to stay, Court denies the motion. Court denies motion for summary judgment [56-1]-written order to follow (C/R: Molly Clayton) (dmw) (Entered: 07/18/2000)

July 17, 2000
86

MEMORANDUM & ORDER by Judge G. P. Murphy denying motion for summary judgment [56-1] (cc: all counsel) (dmw) (Entered: 07/18/2000)

July 17, 2000

VOLUME NUMBER 5 created, beginning with document number 82. (fe) (Entered: 07/20/2000)

July 20, 2000
87

MOTION by plaintiff EEOC for entry of stipulation for protective order (acm) (Entered: 07/21/2000)

July 20, 2000
88

STIPULATION FOR PROTECTIVE ORDER by Mag Judge Gerald B. Cohn granting motion for entry of stipulation for protective order [87-1] (see order for all specifics) (cc: all counsel)(myz) Modified on 07/24/2000 (Entered: 07/24/2000)

July 21, 2000
90

JOINT MOTION by plaintiff EEOC, intervenor plaintiff Brenda Connell, intervenor plaintiff Lori Vaughn for an order requiring defendant to show cause why it should not be held in contempt , and to compel production of documents and testimony of a witness (attached exhibits located in expando folder) (fe) Modified on 09/15/2000 (Entered: 08/09/2000)

Aug. 4, 2000

State / Territory: Illinois

Case Type(s):

Equal Employment

Special Collection(s):

EEOC Study — in sample

Key Dates

Filing Date: Aug. 23, 1999

Closing Date: 2001

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

Kroger Limited Partnership I, Private Entity/Person

The Kroger Company, Private Entity/Person

Kroger Food Stores, 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:

Voluntary Dismissal

Issues

General:

Disparate Treatment

Discrimination-area:

Harassment / Hostile Work Environment

Discrimination-basis:

Sex discrimination

Affected Gender:

Female

EEOC-centric:

Direct Suit on Merits