Haynes Properties, LLC, et al. v. Burley Tobacco Growers Cooperative Association

Case No. 20-CI-332

COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY, Fayette Circuit Court, Fourth Division

Important Dates

January 15, 2021 — Deadline for Petition for Attorney’s Fees

January 29, 2021 — Confirm Class Membership Deadline

January 29, 2021 — Objection Deadline

February 24, 2021 at 9:00 A.M. — Fairness Hearing

Important Documents

Order Granting Motion for Ruling on Additional Time for Class Members

Order for Extension of Time to File Proposed Opinions and Orders

Motion for Ruling Regarding Additional Time for Class Members

April 2, 2021 Motion for Extension

Billings Law Firm, PLLC’s Notice of Filing

March 19, 2021 Order

March 2, 2021 Order

Zoom Information for Hearing on Motions for Attorney’s Fees

BTGCA's Notice of Supplemental Filing in Support of Partial Settlement

Fairness Hearing Zoom Information

BTGCA's Response to Objection Regarding Exclusion of Pre-2015 Growers from Settlement Class

BTGCA's Statement in Support of Partial Settlement Including Judicial Dissolution

BTGCA's Response to Objections Regarding Funding New Nonprofit for Tobacco Growers Liaison and Advocacy

BTGCA's Response to Objection Regarding Inclusion of 2020 Only Growers in Settlement Class

BTGCA's Limited Response and Denial of Billings Law Firm's Petition for Award of Attorneys Fees and Expenses

Billings Law Firm, PLLC’s Motion for Award of Attorney’s Fees and Costs and Expenses

Settlement Class Representatives' Motion for Ruling re Sufficency of Notice

Settlement Class Representatives' Memorandum Supporting Motion to Approve Settlement Provisions and Enter Partial Judgment

McBrayer PLLC's Response to Objections Regarding Petition for Award of Attorney's Fees and Costs

McBrayer PLLC's Verified Supplement In Support of Petition for Award of Attorney's Fees and Costs

Joint Motion to Approve Settlement Provisions and Enter Partial Judgment

Craddock Memorandum in Support of Settlement and Response to Objections Regarding Provisions of Settlement

Objections

McBrayer PLLC’s Petition for Award of Attorney’s Fees and Nontaxable Costs

Settlement Class Representative’s Petition for Settlement Class Representative Service Awards

Billings Law Firm, PLLC’s Motion for Award of Attorney’s Fees and Costs and Expenses

Notice Regarding Petition for Attorney’s Fees

Amended Order Setting Briefing Schedule and Directing Notice of Petition for Attorney’s Fees

Order Confirming Fairness Hearing Date and Amending Orders

Order Directing Newspaper Notice of Petition for Attorney’s Fees

Notice

Findings and Opinion

Preliminary Certification Order

Amended Preliminary Certification Order

Findings and Opinion Regarding Preliminary Certification, Appointing Class Representatives, and Appointing Class Counsel

Order Directing Notice of Proposed Settlement to Settlement Class & Scheduling Fairness Hearing

Stipulation & Agreement of Partial Settlement

Complaint filed 1/27/20

Corrected Third Amended Complaint filed 5/5/20

June 11, 2021 Opinion and Order Approving Partial Settlement

June 11, 2021 Opinion and Order Awarding Service Fees and Attorneys' Fees and Nontaxable Costs