Masterobjects, Inc. v. Microsoft Corp

Filing 20

ORDER REFERRING CASE to Private ADR. Signed by Judge Edward M. Chen on 8/9/11. (bpf, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 8/9/2011)

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA MASTEROBJECTS, INC., CASE NO. C 11-2402 EMC Plaintiff(s), v. MICROSOFT CORP., STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER SELECTING ADR PROCESS Defendant(s). _______________________________/ Counsel report that they have met and conferred regarding ADR and have reached the following stipulation pursuant to Civil L.R. 16-8 and ADR L.R. 3-5: The parties agree to participate in the following ADR process: Court Processes: 9 Non-binding Arbitration (ADR L.R. 4) 9 Early Neutral Evaluation (ENE) (ADR L.R. 5) 9 Mediation (ADR L.R. 6) (Note: Parties who believe that an early settlement conference with a Magistrate Judge is appreciably more likely to meet their needs than any other form of ADR, must participate in an ADR phone conference and may not file this form. They must instead file a Notice of Need for ADR Phone Conference. See Civil Local Rule 16-8 and ADR L.R. 3-5) Private Process: Private Mediation, JAMS, 9 Private ADR (please identify process and provider) ______________________ ✔ Two Embarcadero Center, Suite 1500, San Francisco, CA 94111 _____________________________________________________________________________ The parties agree to hold the ADR session by: 9 the presumptive deadline (The deadline is 90 days from the date of the order referring the case to an ADR process unless otherwise ordered. ) 9 ✔ 30 days of Markman ruling other requested deadline _____________________________________________ 8/8/11 Dated:___________ /s/ Spencer Hosie ____________________________ Attorney for Plaintiff 8/8/11 Dated:____________ /s/ Kelly C. Hunsaker ____________________________ Attorney for Defendant When filing this document in ECF, please be sure to use the appropriate ADR Docket Event, e.g., "Stipulation and Proposed Order Selecting Early Neutral Evaluation." [PROPOSED] ORDER Pursuant to the Stipulation above, the captioned matter is hereby referred to: 9 Non-binding Arbitration 9 Early Neutral Evaluation (ENE) 9 Mediation 9 Private ADR ✔ Deadline for ADR session 9 90 days from the date of this order. 30 days of Markman ruling 9 other ___________________ ✔ UNIT ED O IT IS S R NIA ED ___________________________________ ORDER UNITED STATES DISTRICT en d M. Ch e Edwar Judg JUDGE H LI RT FO NO ER A 8/9/11 Dated:________________ RT U O S IT IS SO ORDERED. S DISTRICT TE C TA N F D IS T IC T O R C