Luna Vanegas, Jose v. Signet Builders, Inc.

Filing 56

Transmission of Notice of Appeal, Docketing Statement, Order, Judgment and Docket Sheet to Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals re: 54 Notice of Appeal, (Attachments: # 1 Docketing Statement, # 2 Order, # 3 Judgment, # 4 Docket Sheet) (lak)

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ECF Western District of Wisconsin 1 of 7 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 APPEAL, CLASS_ACTION, CLOSED, DECLINE_MJ, JHM, U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin (Madison) CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 3:21-cv-00054-jdp Luna Vanegas, Jose v. Signet Builders, Inc. Assigned to: District Judge James D. Peterson Referred to: Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker Cause: 29:206 Collect Unpaid Wages Date Filed: 01/26/2021 Date Terminated: 08/12/2021 Jury Demand: None Nature of Suit: 710 Labor: Fair Standards Jurisdiction: Federal Question Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas on behalf of himself and all others similarly situated represented by Erica Lynn Sweitzer-Beckman Legal Action of Wisconsin 744 Williamson Street, Suite 200 Madison, WI 53703 608-256-3304 x2019 Fax: 608-256-0510 Email: elb@legalaction.org ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Lorraine Gaynor Iowa Legal Aid 1700 S. 1st. Ave., Suite 10 Iowa City, IA 52240 319-351-6570 x1512 Email: lgaynor@iowalaw.org ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Jennifer Jean Zimmermann Legal Action of Wisconsin 744 Williamson Street Suite 200 Madison, WI 53703 608-256-3304 x2009 Fax: 608-256-0510 Email: jjz@legalaction.org ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED V. Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. represented by Edward N. Boehm , Jr. Fisher Phillips LLP 1075 Peachtree Street NE Suite 3500 Atlanta, GA 30309 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM ECF Western District of Wisconsin 2 of 7 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 404-213-1400 Fax: 404-240-4249 Email: tboehm@fisherphillips.com LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Ann Margaret Pointer Fisher Phillips LLP 1075 Peachtree Street NE Suite 3500 Atlanta, GA 30309 404-213-1400 Fax: 404-240-4249 Email: apointer@fisherphillips.com ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Joshua H Viau Fisher & Phillips LLP 1075 Peachtree Street, NE Suite 3500 Atlanta, GA 30309 404-240-4269 Fax: 404-240-4249 Email: jviau@fisherphillips.com ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Date Filed # Docket Text 01/26/2021 1 COMPLAINT against Signet Builders, Inc.. ( Filing fee $ 402 receipt number 0758-2817353.), filed by Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. (Attachments: # 1 JS-44 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons, # 3 Exhibit Plaintiff Consent Form) (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 01/26/2021) 01/27/2021 Case randomly assigned to Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. (jls) (Entered: 01/27/2021) 01/27/2021 Standard attachments for Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker required to be served on all parties with summons or waiver of service: Corporate Disclosure Statement, Order Regarding Assignment of Cases, Notice of Assignment to a Magistrate Judge and Consent/Request for Reassignment, Order on Dispositive Motions. (jls) (Entered: 01/27/2021) 01/27/2021 2 Summons Issued as to Signet Builders, Inc. (jls) (Entered: 01/27/2021) 02/03/2021 3 Request for Issuance of Summons by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 02/03/2021) 02/03/2021 4 Summons Issued as to Signet Builders, Inc. (jls) (Entered: 02/03/2021) 02/04/2021 5 Notice of Appearance filed by Erica Lynn Sweitzer-Beckman for Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 02/04/2021) 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM ECF Western District of Wisconsin 3 of 7 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 02/11/2021 6 Request for Issuance of Summons by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 02/11/2021) 02/12/2021 7 Summons Issued as to Signet Builders, Inc. (jls) (Entered: 02/12/2021) 03/03/2021 8 Affidavit of Service by Plaintiff. Signet Builders, Inc. served on 2/24/2021, answer due 3/17/2021. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 03/03/2021) 03/09/2021 9 Motion to Admit Joshua H Viau Pro Hac Vice. ( Pro Hac Vice fee $ 100 receipt number 0758-2840539.) by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. (Viau, Joshua) (Entered: 03/09/2021) 03/09/2021 10 Motion to Admit Edward N. Boehm, Jr Pro Hac Vice. ( Pro Hac Vice fee $ 100 receipt number 0758-2840673.) by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. (Boehm, Edward) (Main Document 10 replaced on 3/10/2021) (jls). (Entered: 03/09/2021) 03/10/2021 11 Motion to Admit Ann Margaret Pointer Pro Hac Vice. ( Pro Hac Vice fee $ 100 receipt number 0758-2841246.) by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. (Pointer, Ann) (Main Document 11 replaced on 3/10/2021) (jls). (Entered: 03/10/2021) 03/10/2021 12 Consent Motion for Extension of Time to File Answer to Plaintiff's Complaint by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. Response due 3/17/2021. (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 03/10/2021) 03/10/2021 13 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 12 Motion for Extension of Time to Answer re 1 Complaint. Signet Builders, Inc. answer due 4/7/2021. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 8/10/2021. (voc) (Entered: 03/10/2021) 03/11/2021 14 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 9 Motion to Admit Joshua H. Viau Pro Hac Vice; granting 10 Motion to Admit Edward N. Boehm, Jr., Pro Hac Vice; granting 11 Motion to Admit Ann Margaret Pointer Pro Hac Vice. Signed by Magistrate Judge Peter A. Oppeneer on 3/11/2021. (lak) (Entered: 03/11/2021) 03/12/2021 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. Brief in Opposition due 4/2/2021. Brief in Reply due 4/12/2021. (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 03/12/2021) 03/12/2021 16 Brief in Support of 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 03/12/2021) 03/12/2021 17 Declaration of Erica Sweitzer-Beckman filed by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Sampling of Signet 2019 Job Orders, # 2 Exhibit Sampling of Signet 2020 job orders, # 3 Exhibit Proposed Notice and Consent Form) (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 03/12/2021) 03/12/2021 18 Declaration of Benjamin R. Botts filed by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 03/12/2021) 03/12/2021 19 Declaration of Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas filed by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 03/12/2021) 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM ECF Western District of Wisconsin 4 of 7 03/15/2021 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 Action Requested: If you have not already provided your Consent to Magistrate/Request for Reassignment form, please do so by 3/22/2021. (lak) (Entered: 03/15/2021) 03/15/2021 20 Notice of Consent to Join Lawsuit by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas for Jose Luis Garcia Gonzalez (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 03/15/2021) 03/17/2021 21 Consent Motion for Extension of Time for Defendant to File Response to Plaintiff's Motion for Conditional Certification by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. Response due 3/24/2021. (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 03/17/2021) 03/17/2021 22 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 21 Motion for Extension of Time. Brief in Opposition due 4/7/2021. Brief in Reply due 4/19/2021. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 3/17/2021. (jls) (Entered: 03/17/2021) 03/17/2021 23 Motion to Admit Lorraine Gaynor Pro Hac Vice. ( Pro Hac Vice fee $ 100 receipt number 0758-2845061.) by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. (Gaynor, Lorraine) (Entered: 03/17/2021) 03/18/2021 Judge update in case. Case randomly reassigned to District Judge James D. Peterson and Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. (lak) (Entered: 03/18/2021) 03/18/2021 24 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 23 Motion to Admit Lorraine Gaynor Pro Hac Vice. Signed by Magistrate Judge Peter A. Oppeneer on 3/18/2021. (lak) (Entered: 03/18/2021) 04/07/2021 25 MOTION TO DISMISS by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. Brief in Opposition due 4/28/2021. Brief in Reply due 5/10/2021. (Viau, Joshua) (Entered: 04/07/2021) 04/07/2021 26 Disregard. Modified on 4/7/2021. (lak) (Entered: 04/07/2021) 04/07/2021 27 Brief in Opposition by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class filed by Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 04/07/2021) 04/07/2021 28 Declaration of Natalie Farmer filed by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 04/07/2021) 04/07/2021 29 Amended Brief in Support of 25 Motion to Dismiss by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - 1941 Wage Hour Interpretation.) (Viau, Joshua) Modified on 4/8/2021. (lak) (Entered: 04/07/2021) 04/08/2021 Set Telephone Pretrial Conference: Telephone Pretrial Conference set for 5/12/2021 at 01:00 PM before Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. Counsel for Plaintiff responsible for setting up the call to chambers at (608) 264-5153. [Standing Order Governing Preliminary Pretrial Conference attached] (jls) (Entered: 04/08/2021) 04/15/2021 30 Joint Stipulation to Extend Time to Respond to Defendant's Motion to Dismiss and Reply Regarding the Motion for Conditional Certification by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 04/15/2021) 04/15/2021 31 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** The parties' stipulation to extend the deadlines for the remaining brief(s) on the dismissal motion and the motion for conditional certification is accepted and the requested extensions are granted. The plaintiff's unopposed proposal to postpone the 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM ECF Western District of Wisconsin 5 of 7 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 telephonic preliminary pretrial conference is declined. We will go forward on May 12, 2021 at 1:00 as scheduled. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 4/15/2021. (jls) (Entered: 04/15/2021) 05/07/2021 32 Joint Motion for Extension of Time to Submit 26(f) Report by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 05/07/2021) 05/07/2021 33 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 32 Motion for Extension of Time. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 5/7/2021. (jls) (Entered: 05/07/2021) 05/10/2021 34 Joint Report of Rule 26(f) Planning Meeting (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 05/10/2021) 05/11/2021 Reset Telephone Pretrial Conference: Telephone Pretrial Conference reset to accommodate the court's calendar for 5/13/2021 at 01:00 PM before Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. Counsel for Plaintiff responsible for setting up the call to chambers at (608) 264-5153. [Standing Order Governing Preliminary Pretrial Conference attached] (jls) (Entered: 05/11/2021) 05/12/2021 35 Unopposed Motion to Amend/Correct 27 Brief in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Conditional Certification as a Collective Action under 29 U.S.C. 216(b) and for Approval to Notice to Proposed Class by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. Response due 5/19/2021. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit proposed Amended Response in Opposition) (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 05/12/2021) 05/13/2021 36 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 35 Unopposed Motion to Amend/Correct 27 Brief in Opposition to Plaintiff's Motion for Conditional Certification as a Collective Action under 29 U.S.C. 216(b) and for Approval to Notice to Proposed Class. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 5/13/2021. (rks) (Entered: 05/13/2021) 05/13/2021 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker: Telephone Preliminary Pretrial Conference held on 5/13/2021 [:15] (cak) (Entered: 05/13/2021) 05/13/2021 37 Amended Brief in Opposition by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class filed by Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 05/13/2021) 05/13/2021 38 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** At a May 13, 2021 telephonic status conference with counsel, the court set a rudimentary schedule in this case. First, at the parties' request, plaintiff's deadline to reply in support of his motion for conditional certification is extended to June 4, 2021, and defendant's reply in support of its motion to dismiss is extended to June 25, 2021. Discovery is stayed until August 31, 2021 or until the court rules on the motion to dismiss, whichever comes first. Defendant's motion to decertify any conditionally certified class is due by January 31, 2022. Rule 56 motions from either party are due by July 29, 2022. Jury selection and trial will begin on January 30, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. We will set the rest of the schedule at a telephonic preliminary pretrial conference to be held if necessary after the court rules on the dismissal motion. The parties had no other matters to bring to the court's attention. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 5/13/2021. (rks) (Entered: 05/13/2021) 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM ECF Western District of Wisconsin 6 of 7 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 05/19/2021 39 Brief in Opposition by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas re: 25 Motion to Dismiss filed by Signet Builders, Inc. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 05/19/2021) 05/19/2021 40 Declaration of Jennifer J. Zimmermann filed by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas in Opposition to re: 25 Motion to Dismiss (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1 Signet Webpage and LinkedIn page, # 2 Exhibit 2 Alewelt Stipulated Order, # 3 Exhibit 3 In re MRL Fencing opinions) (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 05/19/2021) 06/04/2021 41 Motion for Extension of Time by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas. Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 06/04/2021) 06/04/2021 42 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 41 Motion for Extension of Time. Brief in Reply due 6/7/2021. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 6/4/2021. (jls) (Entered: 06/04/2021) 06/07/2021 43 Brief in Reply by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas in Support of 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 06/07/2021) 06/07/2021 44 Declaration of Erica Sweitzer-Beckman filed by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Luna Vanegas paystubs, # 2 Exhibit USDOL H-2B data 2019, # 3 Exhibit unpublished motion to modify, # 4 Exhibit Revised notice and consent form) (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) (Entered: 06/07/2021) 06/24/2021 45 Consent Motion for Extension of Time to File Reply in Support of Motion to Dismiss by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc.. Motions referred to Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker. (Boehm, Edward) (Entered: 06/24/2021) 06/24/2021 46 ** TEXT ONLY ORDER ** ORDER granting 45 Motion for Extension of Time. Brief in Reply due 6/28/2021. Signed by Magistrate Judge Stephen L. Crocker on 6/24/2021. (jls) (Entered: 06/24/2021) 06/28/2021 47 Disregard. Modified on 6/28/2021. (lak) (Entered: 06/28/2021) 06/28/2021 48 Brief in Reply by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. in Support of 25 Motion to Dismiss Complaint (Viau, Joshua) (Entered: 06/28/2021) 07/21/2021 49 Notice by Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. re: 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class, 25 Motion to Dismiss. Notice of Issuance of a Decision of The Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit Affirming a Cited Case in Defendant's Memorandum in Support of its Motion to Dismiss and Pertinent to its Objection to Conditional FLSA Class Certification. (Boehm, Edward) Modified on 7/22/2021: Notice of Supplemental Authority? Linked to the pending motions instead of the briefs. (lak) (Entered: 07/21/2021) 07/23/2021 50 Notice by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas of Intent to Reply to Defendant's Notice of Issuance of Decision. (Sweitzer-Beckman, Erica) Modified on 7/26/2021. (lak) (Entered: 07/23/2021) 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM ECF Western District of Wisconsin 7 of 7 https://ecf.wiwd.circ7.dcn/cgi-bin/DktRpt.pl?177318353949493-L_1_0-1 07/27/2021 51 Notice by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas re 49 Notice; Response to Defendant's Notice of Issuance of a Decision of the Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit. (Zimmermann, Jennifer) Modified on 7/28/2021 (jls). (Entered: 07/27/2021) 08/12/2021 52 ORDER granting 25 Motion to Dismiss; denying as moot 15 Motion for Conditional Certification of Class. Signed by District Judge James D. Peterson on 8/12/2021. (jls) (Entered: 08/12/2021) 08/12/2021 53 JUDGMENT entered in favor of Defendant Signet Builders, Inc. dismissing the case. (jls) (Entered: 08/12/2021) 09/08/2021 54 NOTICE OF APPEAL by Plaintiff Jose Ageo Luna Vanegas as to 53 Judgment, 52 Order on Motion to Dismiss. Filing fee of $ 505, receipt number 0758-2932671 paid. Docketing Statement filed. (Attachments: # 1 Docketing Statement) (Zimmermann, Jennifer) (Entered: 09/08/2021) 09/08/2021 55 Appeal Information Packet. (lak) (Entered: 09/08/2021) 09/08/2021, 12:33 PM

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