"The Apple iPod iTunes Anti-Trust Litigation"

Filing 658

ORDER RE: DISCOVERY REFERRAL. Signed by Judge James Ware on 7/14/11. (sis, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 7/14/2011)

1 2 3 4 5 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 6 FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 7 SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 8 9 NO. C05-0037 JW “The Apple iPod iTunes Anti Trust Litigation” / ORDER RE. DISCOVERY REFERRAL 11 For the Northern District of California United States District Court 10 12 Due to the Court’s relocation to the San Francisco Division, the Court’s practice of 13 automatically referring discovery matters to the Magistrate Judges of the San Jose Division is hereby 14 DISCONTINUED. 15 Accordingly, the Court orders as follows: 16 (1) In cases assigned to Judge Ware, all discovery motions noticed before Judge Lloyd or 17 Judge Grewal are hereby TRANSFERRED to Judge Ware. The parties shall renotice 18 their motions before Judge Ware in accordance with the Civil Local Rules of Court. 19 (2) Any motions in which briefing is complete are hereby taken under submission.1 On 20 or before July 29, 2011, the parties shall file a Joint Statement apprising the Court of 21 the pending motion and providing a brief review of the parties’ positions. 22 23 24 25 26 (3) If any party believes that its motion is urgent and that it may be prejudiced by the 27 1 28 This Order does not apply to any motions which have been heard or taken under submission by either Judge Lloyd or Judge Grewal. 1 transfer, that party shall meet and confer and file a Joint Statement on or before July 2 29, 2011 detailing the nature of the motion and the need for expedited disposition. 3 4 5 Dated: July 14, 2011 JAMES WARE United States District Chief Judge 6 7 8 9 11 For the Northern District of California United States District Court 10 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2