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Case Name EEOC v. HERRING GAS COMPANY EE-MS-0027
Docket / Court 3:99-cv-00218-TSL ( S.D. Miss. )
State/Territory Mississippi
Case Type(s) Equal Employment
Special Collection EEOC Study -- in sample
Attorney Organization EEOC
Case Summary
In March 1999, the Birmingham office of the EEOC brought this suit against Herring Gas Co. in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. The claimant intervened in the EEOC's suit in November 1999. After the court denied the defendant's motion for summary judgment, the case ... read more >
In March 1999, the Birmingham office of the EEOC brought this suit against Herring Gas Co. in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. The claimant intervened in the EEOC's suit in November 1999. After the court denied the defendant's motion for summary judgment, the case settled. The court dismissed the case in April 2000. No information was made available pertaining to the settlement or the nature of the suit.

Lionel Joiner - 07/26/2007


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Issues and Causes of Action
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Issues
EEOC-centric
Direct Suit on Merits
Private Party intervened in EEOC suit
General
Disparate Treatment
Plaintiff Type
EEOC Plaintiff
Private Plaintiff
Causes of Action None on record
Defendant(s) Herring Gas Co.
Plaintiff Description Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, on behalf of one or more workers.
Indexed Lawyer Organizations EEOC
Class action status sought No
Class action status granted No
Prevailing Party Plaintiff
Public Int. Lawyer Yes
Nature of Relief Unknown
Source of Relief Settlement
Form of Settlement Voluntary Dismissal
Order Duration not on record
Case Closing Year 2000
Case Ongoing No
Additional Resources
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Case Studies Megacases, Diversity, and the Elusive Goal of Workplace Reform
Written: Mar. 01, 2008
By: Nancy Levit (University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law)
Citation: 49 B.C. L. Rev. 367 (2008)
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  Second Generation Employment Discrimination: A Structural Approach
By: Susan Sturm (Columbia Law School)
Citation: 101 Colum. L. Rev. 458 (2001)
[ Detail ] [ External Link ]

Docket(s)
3:99-cv-00218-TSL (S.D. Miss.) 04/24/2000
EE-MS-0027-9000 PDF | Detail
PACER [Public Access to Court Electronic Records]
General Documents
No documents currently in the collection
Judges None on record
Monitors/Masters None on record
Plaintiff's Lawyers None on record
Defendant's Lawyers None on record
Other Lawyers None on record

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