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17-053 - Cobble v. 20/20 Communications, Inc. (TV1)


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17-053 - Cobble v. 20/20 Communications, Inc. (TV1)
October 11, 2017
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by Chief District Judge Thomas A. Varlan on 10/11/17. (ADA)MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER; the Court hereby GRANTS defendant's Motion to Stay Briefing and Adjudication of Plaintiff's Motion for Conditional Certification 78. It is thus ORDERED that briefing and adjudication of plaintiff's Expedited Motion to Conditionally Certify Collective Action and Facilitate Notice to Potential Opt-in Plaintiffs 71 is STAYED until the Court rules on defendant's pending motions to dismiss or transfer venue 5, 46. Signed
November 2, 2017
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11/02/2017. (CAT)REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re 71 Expedited MOTION to Certify Class and Facilitate Notice to Potential Opt-In Plaintiffs, 66 Supplemental MOTION to Transfer the Claims of the Opt-In Plaintiffs re 46 MOTION to Transfer the Claims of the Opt-In Plaintiffs , 47 Memorandum in Support of Motion, , 46 MOTION to Transfer the Claims of the Opt-In Plaintiffs filed by 20/20 Communications, Inc., 55 MOTION for Rule 16 Conference and for a Stay of Discovery and Other Pretrial Deadlines filed by 20/20 Communications, Inc. For the reasons stated herein, the undersigned RECOMMENDS Defendant's motion to transfer [Doc. 46, 66] be GRANTED and the entire case be transferred to the Northern Districtof Texas for further disposition, and Defendant's motion to stay discovery [Doc. 55] and Plaintiffs' motion to certify class [Doc. 71] be DENIED AS MOOT. Signed by Magistrate Judge Clifton L Corker on
February 23, 2018
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ORDER: For the reasons explained above, the Court hereby ACCEPTS IN WHOLE the R&R 86, and plaintiffs objections to the R&R 87 are thus OVERRULED. Furthermore, defendants Motion to Dismiss or, in the Alternative, Transfer Venue 5, Motion to Transfer the Claims of the Opt-In Plaintiffs 46, and Supplemental Motion to Transfer the Claims of the Opt-In Plaintiffs 66, are hereby GRANTED. The Clerk of Court is DIRECTED to TRANSFER this entire action to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ยง 1404(a). In addition, the Court declines to address the remaining motions pending in this action 7, 55, 71, finding it appropriate to permit the Northern District of Texas to resolve those motions in the first instance following transfer. Signed by Chief District Judge Thomas A Varlan on 2/23/18. (ABF)