Cochran et al v. Boar's Head Provisions Company Inc et al

United States District Court Eastern District of Arkansas
Case #: 2:20-cv-00134
Circuit: 8th
Cause: 28:1441 Petition for Removal - Employment Discrimination



Cochran, Sarah

Ward, Tiffany


Boar's Head Provisions Company Inc,

Byers, Patricia

Drone, Gillette

2022-01-12: ORDER granting 28 parties' joint motion to dismiss with prejudice; dismissing the action, with prejudice, with each party to bear its own costs, including attorneys' fees associated with this litigation to the extent not otherwise provided for in the settlement agreement between the parties. Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 1/12/2022. (kdr)

2021-02-10: ORDER granting in part and denying in part 3 motion to dismiss; allowing Plaintiffs to proceed with their claims against defendant Boar's Head that they were fired due to disability discrimination claim under the ACRA; declining to dismiss Plaintiffs' failure to accommodate claims under the ACRA; dismissing Plaintiffs' individual capacity claims against Ms. Drone and Ms. Byers; denying motion to sever plaintiffs' claims without prejudice; and denying motion for separate trials, or in the alternative "mini-trials," without prejudice. Signed by Judge Kristine G. Baker on 2/10/2021. (jbh)