Cousino v. Whole Foods Market, Inc., No. 2:2017cv02531 - Document 18 (D. Nev. 2018)

Court Description: ORDER Granting 13 Verified Petition for Permission to Practice Pro Hac Vice for Attorney Ann Yackshaw and approving Designation of Local Counsel. Signed by Judge Jennifer A. Dorsey on 1/16/2018. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - MMM)
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Cousino v. Whole Foods Market, Inc. Doc. 18 Case 2:17-cv-02531-JAD-PAL Document 13 Filed 01/16/18 Page 1 of 7 1 2 3 4 5 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEVADA 6 7 ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) 8 9 Lynn Marie Cousino Plaintiff(s), 10 vs. 11 12 Whole Foods Market, Inc., et al., 13 Defendant( s). Case #2: l 7-cv-2531-JAD-PAL VERIFIED PETITION FOR PERMISSION TO PRACTICE IN THIS CASE ONLY BY ATTORNEY NOT ADMITTED TO THE BAR OF THIS COURT AND DESIGNATION OF LOCAL COUNSEL FILING FEE IS $250.00 14 15 16 17 Ann Yackshaw (name of petitioner) 1. That Petitioner is an attorney at law and a member of the law firm of 18 Baker & Hostetler LLP (firm name) 19 20 with offices at 200 Civic Center Drive, Suite 1200 (street address) 21 Ohio (state) Columbus (city) 22 23 , Petitioner, respectfully represents to the Court: 614.228.1541 (area code+ telephone number) 43215 (zip code) ayackshaw@bakerlaw.com (Email address) 24 2. 25 26 27 28 That Petitioner has been retained personally or as a member of the law firm by Whole Foods Market, Inc., et al. [client(s)] to provide legal representation in connection with the above-entitled case now pending before this Comi. Rev. 5/16 Dockets.Justia.com Case 2:17-cv-02531-JAD-PAL Document 13 Filed 01/16/18 Page 2 of 7 1 3 11/04/2013 , Petitioner has been and presently is a (date) Ohio member in good standing of the bar of the highest Court of the State of (state) where Petitioner regularly practices law. Petitioner shall attach a certificate from the state bar or 4 from the clerk of the supreme court or highest admitting court of each state, territory, or insular 5 possession of the United States in which the applicant has been admitted to practice law certifying 6 the applicant's membership therein is in good standing. 2 3. 4. 7 That since That Petitioner was admitted to practice before the following United States District 8 Courts, United States Circuit Courts of Appeal, the Supreme Court of the United States and Courts 9 of other States on the dates indicated for each, and that Petitioner is presently a member in good 10 standing of the bars of said Courts. 11 Court 12 Supreme Court of Ohio 11/04/2013 13 U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 10/14/2015 14 U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio 07/24/2015 15 U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio 12/05/2016 16 U.S. District Court Colorado 01/04/2017 17 U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois 04/17/2017 Date Admitted Bar Number 0090623 18 19 5. That there are or have been no disciplinary proceedings instituted against petitioner, 20 nor any suspension of any license, certificate or privilege to appear before any judicial, regulatory 21 or administrative body, or any resignation or termination in order to avoid disciplinary or 22 disbarment proceedings, except as described in detail below: 23 one 24 25 26 27 28 2 Rev. 5/16 Case 2:17-cv-02531-JAD-PAL Document 13 Filed 01/16/18 Page 3 of 7 1 6. That Petitioner has never been denied admission to the State Bar of Nevada. (Give 2 patiiculars if ever denied admission): 3 None 4 5 6 7 7. That Petitioner is a member of good standing in the following Bar Associations. Ohio Bar Association 8 9 Petitioner has filed application(s) to appear as counsel under Local Rule IA 11-2 10 8. 11 (formerly LR IA 10-2) 12 Date of Application during the past three (3) years in the following matters: Title of Court Administrative Body or Arbitrator Cause 13 (State "none" if no applications.) Was Application Granted or Denied None 14 15 16 17 18 (If necessary, please attach a statement of additional applications) 19 20 9. Petitioner consents to the jurisdiction of the courts and disciplinary boards of the 21 State of Nevada with respect to the law of this state governing the conduct of attorneys to the same 22 extent as a member of the State Bar of Nevada. 23 24 25 26 10. Petitioner agrees to comply with the standards of professional conduct required of the members of the bar of this court. 11. Petitioner has disclosed in writing to the client that the applicant is not admitted to practice in this jurisdiction and that the client has consented to such representation. 27 28 3 Rev. 5/16 Case 2:17-cv-02531-JAD-PAL Document 13 Filed 01/16/18 Page 4 of 7 1 That Petitioner respectfully prays that Petitioner be admitted to practice before this Court 2 3 4 STATE OF Ohio COUNTY OF Franklin 5 6 7 8 ------ / ) ) ) Petitioner's signature f I Ann Yackshaw - - - - - - - - - -, Petitioner, first duly sworn, deposes and says: That the foregoing statements are true. 9 10 Subscribed and sworn to before me this 11 _ _ _ _day 12 13 14 15 16 DESIGNATION OF RESIDENT ATTORNEY ADMITTED TO THE BAR OF THIS COURT AND CONSENT THERETO. 17 Pursuant to the requirements of the Local Rules of Practice for this Court, the Petitioner 18 19 M_a_r_k_E_._F_e_rr_a_ri_o_ __ believes it to be in the best interests of the client(s) to designate _ _ _ (name of local counsel) Attorney at Law, member of the State of Nevada and previously admitted to practice before the 20 above-entitled Court as associate resident counsel in this action. The address and email address of 21 said designated Nevada counsel is: 22 23 Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Suite 400 North, 3773 Howard Hughes Parkway (street address) 24 25 26 Las Vegas (city) 702. 792.3 773 (area code+ telephone number) Nevada (state) 89169 (zip code) ferrariom@gtlaw.com (Email address) 27 28 4 Rev. 5/16 Case 2:17-cv-02531-JAD-PAL Document 13 Filed 01/16/18 Page 5 of 7 Dated: January 16, 2018. Case 2:17-cv-02531-JAD-PAL Document 13 Filed 01/16/18 Page 7 of 7 \!Cbe <!Court of <!&bto I, GINA WHITE PALMER, Director of the Attorney Services Division of the Supreme Court of Ohio, do hereby certify that I am the custodian of the records of the Office of Attorney Services of the Supreme Court and that the Attorney Services Division is responsible for reviewing Court records to determine the status of Ohio attorneys. I further certify that, having fulfilled all of the requirements for admission to the practice of law in Ohio, Ann Yackshaw was admitted to the practice of law in Ohio on November 4, 2013; has registered as an active attorney pursuant to the Supreme Court Rules for the Government of the Bar of Ohio; is in good standing with the Supreme Court of Ohio; and is entitled to practice law in this state. IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, I have subscribed my name and affixed the seal of the Supreme Court, this 29th day of December, 2017. GINA WHITE PALMER Director, Attorney Services Division Tammy White Attorney Services Manager