Aston et al v. United Parcel Service, Inc.

Northern District of California, cand-4:2015-cv-02497

ORDER GRANTING {{37}} STIPULATION to Continue Hearing and Related Deadlines for Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification. Motion Hearing set for 9/23/2016 09:00 AM in Courtroom 5, 2nd Floor, Oakland before Hon. Jeffrey S. White. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 3/28/16.

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1 GRAHAMHOLLIS APC Graham S.P. Hollis (SBN 120577) 2 ghollis@grahamhollis.com Marta Manus (SBN 260132) 3 mmanus@grahamhollis.com 3555 Fifth Avenue 4 San Diego, California 92103 Telephone: 619.692.0800 5 Facsimile: 619.692.0822 6 Attorneys for Plaintiffs Justin Aston and Steven E. De Borba 7 GRUBE BROWN & GEIDT LLP 8 E. Jeffrey Grube (SBN 167324) jeffgrube@gbgllp.com 9 Elizabeth A. Brown (SBN 235429) 10 lisabrown@gbgllp.com Katherine Huibonhoa (SBN 207648) 11 katherinehuibonhoa@gbgllp.com SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA 92103 601 Montgomery Street, Suite 1150 12 San Francisco, CA 94111 GRAHAMHOLLIS APC 3555 FIFTH AVENUE Telephone: 415.603.5000 13 Facsimile: 415.840.7210 14 Attorneys for Defendants United Parcel Service, Inc. and 15 UPS Ground Freight, Inc. 16 [Additional Counsel identified on Signature Page] 17 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 18 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 19 OAKLAND DIVISION 20 JUSTIN R. ASTON, and STEVE E. DE Case No.: 4:15-cv-02497-JSW BORBA, individually and on behalf of all 21 similarly-situated current and former employees STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO of UNITED PARCEL SERVICE, INC. and CONTINUE HEARING AND RELATED 22 UPS GROUND FREIGHT, INC. DEADLINES FOR PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION 23 Plaintiffs, 24 v. Courtroom: 5 (2nd Floor) 25 UNITED PARCEL SERVICE, INC. and UPS Judge: Hon. Jeffrey S. White GROUND FREIGHT, INC. 26 Defendants. 27 28 1 Case No: 4:15-cv-02497-JSW STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO CONTINUE HEARING AND RELATED DEADLINES FOR PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION 1 TO THE COURT: 2 By and through their counsel of record, Plaintiffs Justin Aston and Steven E. De Borba 3 ("Plaintiffs") and United Parcel Service, Inc. and UPS Ground Freight, Inc. ("Defendants") (collectively 4 "the Parties") hereby submit the following stipulation: 5 WHEREAS, the hearing on Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification is currently scheduled for 6 August 19, 2016 at 9:00 a.m.; 7 WHEREAS, on March 11, 2016, the Parties attended a full-day mediation with mediator David 8 Rotman in San Francisco, California. 9 WHEREAS, upon the conclusion of the mediation, the Parties agreed to conduct a second 10 mediation with Mr. Rotman, which is presently scheduled for May 31, 2016; 11 WHEREAS, the Parties agree that in the event that they are unable to settle this case at the SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA 92103 12 mediation, additional time will be needed to complete discovery, including the taking of multiple GRAHAMHOLLIS APC 3555 FIFTH AVENUE 13 depositions, related to Plaintiffs' class action claims prior to filing the motion for class certification and 14 opposition thereto; 15 THEREFORE, the Parties respectfully request that the Court continue the hearing and the filing 16 deadlines for Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification be at least 30 days from August 19, 2016 to 17 September 23, 2016, or as soon thereafter as convenient for the Court, to allow the Parties time to 18 complete pre-class certification discovery fully and thoroughly in the event that the Parties are unable to 19 reach a settlement at the mediation on May 31, 2016. 20 21 22 Dated: March 25, 2016 GRAHAMHOLLIS APC 23 By: /s/ Marta Manus Marta Manus, Esq. 24 Graham S.P. Hollis, Esq. Attorneys for Plaintiffs 25 26 27 28 2 Case No: 4:15-cv-02497-JSW STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO CONTINUE HEARING AND RELATED DEADLINES FOR PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION 1 Dated: March 25, 2016 GRUBE BROWN & GEIDT LLP 2 By: /s/ Elizabeth A. Brown E. Jeffrey Grube 3 Elizabeth A. Brown Katherine Huibonhoa 4 Attorneys for Defendants 5 6 Additional Counsel 7 THE MARKHAM LAW FIRM David Markham (SBN 71814) 8 dmarkham@markham-law.com Peggy J. Reali (SBN 153102) 9 Janine R. Menhennet (SBN 163501) jmenhennet@markham-law.com 10 Maggie Realin (SBN 263639) mrealin@markham-law.com 11 750 B Street, Suite 1950 San Diego, CA 92101 SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA 92103 12 Telephone: 619.399.3995 GRAHAMHOLLIS APC Facsimile: 619.615.2067 3555 FIFTH AVENUE 13 Attorneys for Plaintiffs 14 UNITED EMPLOYEES LAW GROUP 15 Walter L. Haines (SBN 71075) walter@uelglaw.com 16 5500 Bolsa Avenue, Suite 201 Huntington Beach, CA 92649 17 Telephone: 562.256.1047 Facsimile: 562.256.1006 18 Attorneys for Plaintiffs 19 20 21 Counsel for Defendants provided authorization on March 25, 2016 to file this stipulation using her electronic signature. 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 3 Case No: 4:15-cv-02497-JSW STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO CONTINUE HEARING AND RELATED DEADLINES FOR PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION 1 ORDER 2 The Court, having reviewed the foregoing Stipulation and good cause appearing therefore, orders 3 as follows: 4 The hearing on Plaintiffs' Motion for Class Certification currently scheduled for August 19, 5 2016 is continued to September 23, 2016. The filing deadlines will be pursuant to code. 6 7 IT IS SO ORDERED. 8 March 28, 2016 Dated:___________________ ____________________________ 9 Hon. Jeffrey S. White Judge of the United States District Court 10 11 SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA 92103 12 GRAHAMHOLLIS APC 3555 FIFTH AVENUE 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 4 Case No: 4:15-cv-02497-JSW STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER TO CONTINUE HEARING AND RELATED DEADLINES FOR PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR CLASS CERTIFICATION