SIMPKINS et al v. ALCOA USA CORP. et al
Plaintiff: UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, Aluminum Trades Council of Wenatchee, Washington AFL-CIO and ROBERT W. SIMPKINS
Defendant: MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, ALCOA USA CORP., RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. and ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA
Case Number: 3:2020cv00278
Filed: December 10, 2020
Court: US District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
Presiding Judge: Matthew P Brookman
Referring Judge: Richard L Young
Nature of Suit: Labor: Labor/Mgt. Relations
Cause of Action: 29 U.S.C. ยง 185
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff
Docket Report

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January 22, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 41 MINUTE ORDER for proceedings held before Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman: Settlement Conference held on 1/21/2021. The parties were present and represented by counsel. The parties conducted settlement negotiations, but they were unable to reach an agreement. No further orders are entered at this time. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman. (TMB)
January 20, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 40 ORDER granting #36 Motion for Clarification - The court hereby GRANTS Defendants' Motion for Clarification of the December 22, 2020 Order #27 to the extent that it confirms that the January 21, 2021, setting is only a settlement conference and will not include oral argument or evidentiary hearing on any pending motion. Any discussion of the merits of any pending motions or evidence may occur informally as part of settlement discussions. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 1/20/2021. (JRB)
January 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 39 ORDER granting #35 Motion to Appear pro hac vice. Attorney Jeffrey P. Richter for ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA,Jeffrey P. Richter for ALCOA USA CORP.,Jeffrey P. Richter for MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA,Jeffrey P. Richter for RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. added. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 1/19/2021. (JRB)
January 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 38 ORDER granting #33 Motion to Appear pro hac vice. Attorney Rosemary Alito for ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA,Rosemary Alito for ALCOA USA CORP.,Rosemary Alito for MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA,Rosemary Alito for RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. added. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 1/19/2021. (JRB)
January 19, 2021 Opinion or Order Filing 37 ORDER granting #34 Motion to Appear pro hac vice. Attorney Thomas E. Birsic for ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA,Thomas E. Birsic for ALCOA USA CORP.,Thomas E. Birsic for MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA,Thomas E. Birsic for RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. added. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 1/19/2021. (JRB)
January 15, 2021 Filing 36 MOTION for Clarification, filed by Defendants ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.. (Miller, Mark)
January 15, 2021 Filing 35 MOTION for Attorney(s) Jeffrey P. Richter to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6368698), filed by Defendants ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Certification, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Miller, Mark)
January 15, 2021 Filing 34 MOTION for Attorney(s) Thomas E. Birsic to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6368666), filed by Defendants ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Certification, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Miller, Mark)
January 15, 2021 Filing 33 MOTION for Attorney(s) Rosemary Alito to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6368652), filed by Defendants ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Miller, Mark)
January 4, 2021 Filing 31 REPLY in Support of Motion re #8 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction , filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Declaration of Cary Burnell)(Ewing, Pamina)
December 30, 2020 Filing 30 RESPONSE in Opposition re #8 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction , filed by Defendants ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A, #2 Exhibit B, #3 Exhibit C, #4 Exhibit D, #5 Exhibit E, #6 Exhibit F, #7 Exhibit G, #8 Exhibit H, #9 Exhibit I, #10 Exhibit J, #11 Exhibit K, #12 Exhibit L)(Miller, Mark)
December 30, 2020 Filing 29 Corporate Disclosure Statement by ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. identifying Corporate Parent ALCOA USA CORP. for ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP... (Miller, Mark)
December 22, 2020 Filing 28 NOTICE of Appearance by Mark E. Miller on behalf of Defendants ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.. (Miller, Mark)
December 22, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 27 MINUTE ORDER for proceedings held before Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman: Status Conference held on 12/22/2020. The briefing schedule for Plaintiffs' Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Docket No. #8 ) shall be as follows: Defendants' Response shall be filed by December 30, 2020. Plaintiffs' Reply shall be filed by January 4, 2021. The parties request a 2-hour hearing thereafter. A Telephonic Settlement Conference is set for 1/21/2021 at 10:00 AM (Central Time) before Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman. (TMB)
December 22, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 25 ORDER GRANTING #16 Plaintiffs' Amended Emergency Motion for Telephone Conference. A Telephonic Status Conference is set for 12/22/2020 at 09:30 AM (Central Time) before Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman. The Emergency Motion for Telephone Conference (Dkt. No. #14 ) is DENIED as MOOT. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 12/22/2020.(TMB)
December 21, 2020 Filing 24 NOTICE of Filing by All Plaintiffs (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - Declaration of Robert W. Simpkins in Support of Plaintiffs' Motion for Preliminary Injunction) (Ewing, Pamina)
December 18, 2020 Filing 23 WAIVER OF SERVICE Returned Executed, filed by UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS. ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA waiver sent on 12/17/2020; ALCOA USA CORP. waiver sent on 12/17/2020; MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA waiver sent on 12/17/2020; RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. waiver sent on 12/17/2020. (Ewing, Pamina)
December 18, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 22 ORDER granting #19 Motion to Appear pro hac vice. Attorney David R. Jury for UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC added. copy sent to counsel via US Mail. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 12/18/2020. (JRB)
December 18, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 21 ORDER granting #18 Motion to Appear pro hac vice. Attorney Ruairi McDonnell for ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO,Ruairi McDonnell for LYNNETTE J. KAISER,Ruairi McDonnell for ROBERT W. SIMPKINS,Ruairi McDonnell for UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC added. Copy sent to counsel via US Mail. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 12/18/2020. (JRB)
December 18, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 20 ORDER granting #17 Motion to Appear pro hac vice - This cause has come before the Court upon the motion of Jeffrey A. Macey of the law firm Macey Swanson LLP, seeking an Order granting Joel Hurt of Feinstein Doyle Payne& Kravec, LLC leave to appear pro hac vice for the purpose of appearing as counsel on behalf of all named plaintiffs and all others similarly situated to the individual plaintiffs in the above-styled cause only. Being fully advised, it is now ORDERED that the motion be, and hereby is, GRANTED. SEE ORDER. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 12/18/2020. (AAS)
December 17, 2020 Filing 19 MOTION for Attorney(s) David R. Jury to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6329385), filed by Plaintiff UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A: Certification, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Macey, Jeffrey)
December 17, 2020 Filing 18 MOTION for Attorney(s) Ruairi McDonnell to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6329376), filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A: Certification, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Macey, Jeffrey)
December 17, 2020 Filing 17 MOTION for Attorney(s) Joel Hurt to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6329361), filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A: Certification, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Macey, Jeffrey)
December 17, 2020 Filing 16 Amended MOTION for Emergency Hearing re #14 MOTION for Emergency Hearing , filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ewing, Pamina)
December 17, 2020 Filing 15 NOTICE of Appearance by Barry A. Macey on behalf of Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Macey, Barry)
December 16, 2020 Filing 14 MOTION for Emergency Hearing , filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Filing 13 DECLARATION of Douglas Rapp re #8 Motion for Preliminary Injunction by ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Filing 12 DECLARATION of L. Kaiser re #8 Motion for Preliminary Injunction by ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 - Decl. of Lynnette J. Kaiser Signature Page, #2 Exhibit 2 - Text of Decl. of Lynnette J. Kaiser (Final))(Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Filing 11 DECLARATION of George Barnett re #8 Motion for Preliminary Injunction by ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit A - DH VIA Benefits Notice, #2 Exhibit B - PK VIA Benefits Notice)(Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Filing 10 DECLARATION of Cary Burnell re #8 Motion for Preliminary Injunction by ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit 1 - 1980 Alcoa USW CBA, #2 Exhibit 2 - 1980 Alcoa Aluminum Workers CBA, #3 Exhibit 3 - 1983 Alcoa USW CBA, #4 Exhibit 4 - 1983 Alcoa ABG CBA, #5 Exhibit 5 - 1986 Alcoa USW CBA, #6 Exhibit 6 - 1986 Alcoa ABG CBA, #7 Exhibit 7 - 1988 Alcoa USW CBA, #8 Exhibit 8 - 1988 Alcoa ABG CBA, #9 Exhibit 9 - 1992 Alcoa USW Extension Agmt, #10 Exhibit 10 - 1979 Retiree SPD, #11 Exhibit 11 -1981 Retiree SPD, #12 Exhibit 12 - 1986 Retiree SPD, #13 Exhibit 13 - 1990 RMC Retiree Group Benefit Plan, #14 Exhibit 14 - 1979 Alcoa USW Active SPD, #15 Exhibit 15 - Pages from 2019 Alcoa Annual Report, #16 Exhibit 16 - 2021 Enrollment Guide Cover Letter, #17 Exhibit 17 - 2021 Enrollment Guide, #18 Exhibit 18 - 2021 Advantage Guide, #19 Exhibit 19 - alzheimers-facts-and-figures-2019R, #20 Exhibit 20 - 2020-12-09 R Simpkins Via Benefits Search Results 26 MAPD Plans, #21 Exhibit 21 - 2020-12-09 R Simpkins Via Benefits Search Result 30 Medigap Plans, #22 Exhibit 22 - 2020-12-09R Simpkins Via Benefits Search Results 21 Part D Plans, #23 Exhibit 23 - Medicare Beneficiaries Out of Pocket Expenses for Health Care, #24 Exhibit 24 - Data Note_ Prescription Drugs and Older Adults _ KFF, #25 Exhibit 25 - Trends in Retail Prices of Specialty Rx Widely Used by Older Americans 2006-2015, #26 Exhibit 26 - VIA Benefits Selection Confirmation, #27 Exhibit 27 - The New York Times 12-16-2020 Article, #28 Exhibit 28 - NBER Working Paper (Managing Intelligence Skilled Experts & AI in Markets) April 2020)(Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Filing 9 BRIEF/MEMORANDUM in Support re #8 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction , filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Filing 8 MOTION for Preliminary Injunction , filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Text of Proposed Order)(Ewing, Pamina)
December 16, 2020 Opinion or Order Filing 7 ORDER granting #5 Motion to Appear pro hac vice. Attorney Pamina Ewing for ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO,Pamina Ewing for LYNNETTE J. KAISER,Pamina Ewing for ROBERT W. SIMPKINS,Pamina Ewing for UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC added. Signed by Magistrate Judge Matthew P. Brookman on 12/16/2020. (JRB)
December 16, 2020 Filing 6 NOTICE of Appearance by Jeffrey A. Macey on behalf of Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Macey, Jeffrey)
December 15, 2020 Filing 5 MOTION for Attorney(s) Pamina Ewing to Appear pro hac vice (Filing fee $100, receipt number 0756-6325736), filed by Plaintiffs ALUMINUM TRADES COUNCIL OF WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit A: Certification, #2 Text of Proposed Order)(Macey, Jeffrey)
December 11, 2020 Filing 4 Summons Issued as to ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP. (AAS)
December 11, 2020 Filing 3 MAGISTRATE JUDGE's NOTICE of Availability to Exercise Jurisdiction issued. (AAS)
December 10, 2020 Filing 2 NOTICE of Appearance by Jeffrey A. Macey on behalf of Plaintiffs Aluminum Trades Council of Wenatchee, Washington AFL-CIO, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS, UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC. (Macey, Jeffrey)
December 10, 2020 Filing 1 COMPLAINT against ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA, ALCOA USA CORP., MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA, RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP., filed by UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC, LYNNETTE J. KAISER, Aluminum Trades Council of Wenatchee, Washington AFL-CIO, ROBERT W. SIMPKINS. (Filing fee $402, receipt number 0756-6317505) (Attachments: #1 Exhibit Exhibit 1: 1988 USW Master Agreement, #2 Exhibit Exhibit 2: 1988 ABG Master Agreement, #3 Exhibit Exhibit 3: 1979 Alcoa Retiree SPD, #4 Exhibit Exhibit 4: 1981 Retiree SPD, #5 Exhibit Exhibit 5: 1986 Retiree SPD, #6 Exhibit Exhibit 6: Reynolds Retiree SPD, #7 Exhibit Exhibit 7: 2020 Notice re: Benefit Termination, #8 Exhibit Exhibit 7: 2021 Via Benefits Advantage, #9 Civil Cover Sheet CCS Page 1, #10 Civil Cover Sheet CCS Page 2, #11 Proposed Summons)(Macey, Jeffrey)

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Plaintiff: UNITED STEEL, PAPER AND FORESTRY, RUBBER, MANUFACTURING, ENERGY, ALLIED INDUSTRIAL AND SERVICE WORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION, AFL-CIO/CLC
Represented By: Jeffrey A. Macey
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Plaintiff: LYNNETTE J. KAISER
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Plaintiff: Aluminum Trades Council of Wenatchee, Washington AFL-CIO
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Plaintiff: ROBERT W. SIMPKINS
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Defendant: MEDICARE EXCHANGE HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA
Represented By: Jeffrey P. Richter
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Defendant: ALCOA USA CORP.
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Defendant: RETIREES GROUP BENEFIT PLAN FOR CERTAIN HOURLY EMPLOYEES OF ALCOA USA CORP.
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Defendant: ALCOA MEDICARE PART B REIMBURSEMENT PLAN FOR CERTAIN MEDICARE ELIGIBLE RETIREES OF ALCOA USA
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