Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. et al

Filing 187

Minute Entry: Further Case Management Conference held on 8/24/2011 before Judge Lucy H. Koh (Date Filed: 8/25/2011). Amended Pleadings due by 11/14/2011. Close of Claim Construction Discovery due by 11/28/2011. Close of Fact Discovery due by 3/8/2012, Close of Expert Discovery due by 4/27/2012. Last Date to File Dispositive Motions due by 5/17/2012. Date for Hearing Dispositive Motions set for 6/21/2012 09:00 AM in Courtroom 8, 4th Floor, San Jose before Hon. Lucy H. Koh. Tutorial Hearing set for 1/17/2012 01:30 PM - 4:30 PM in Courtroom 8, 4th Floor, San Jose. Claims Construction Hearing set for 1/20/2012 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 01:00 PM - 3:00 PM. Final Pretrial Conference set for 7/18/2012 02:00 PM in Courtroom 8, 4th Floor, San Jose. Jury Trial set for 7/30/2012 09:00 AM in Courtroom 8, 4th Floor, San Jose before Hon. Lucy H. Koh. Please see Order for further specifics. (Court Reporter Lee-Anne Shortridge.) (ecg, COURT STAFF) (Date Filed: 8/25/2011)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 United States District Court For the Northern District of California 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION APPLE INC., a California corporation, ) ) Plaintiff, ) v. ) ) SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., A ) Korean business entity; SAMSUNG ) ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC., a New York ) corporation; SAMSUNG ) TELECOMMUNICATIONS AMERICA, LLC, ) a Delaware limited liability company, ) ) Defendants. ) ) ) Case No.: 11-CV-01846-LHK MINUTE ORDER AND CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER Clerk: Elizabeth Garcia Reporter: Lee-Anne Shortridge Length of hearing: 26 minutes Plaintiff Attorneys: Harold McElhinny, Michael Jacobs, Richard Hung, William Lee, Mark Selwyn Defense Attorneys: Kathleen Sullivan, Kevin Johnson, Victoria Maroulis, and Michael Zeller. A case management conference was held on August 24, 2011. The Court denied, in part, Plaintiff’s motion for an expedited trial schedule as to only Plaintiff's claims, but granted a modified, expedited trial schedule as to both Plaintiff’s claims and Defendants’ counterclaims as set forth below. The Court ordered the following discovery limitations: Each side is limited to 80 interrogatories. Each side is limited to 250 hours of deposition testimony per side, with a 7 hour limit for each deposition. Expert and third party depositions will not count against this total. 22 The Court will construe only 10 claim terms. The parties shall identify the 10 claim terms pursuant to Patent Local Rule 4-3(c). 23 Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal will preside over future discovery disputes. Lead trial counsel for all parties must meet and confer in person before filing any discovery motion. 24 25 26 27 The depositions of the inventors and prosecuting attorneys for Apple’s patents must be completed by November 1, 2011. The depositions of the inventors and prosecuting attorneys for Samsung's patents must be completed by December 1, 2011. The next case management conference will be October 13, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. following the preliminary injunction hearing. 28 Case No.: 11-CV-01846-LHK MINUTE ORDER AND CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER 1 Case Schedule through Trial. 2 Service of Apple’s Initial Disclosures and Infringement Contentions 8/26/2011 4 Service of Samsung’s Initial Disclosures and Infringement Contentions 9/7/2011 5 Parties Exchange Invalidity Contentions 10/7/2011 6 Parties Exchange Proposed Claim Terms 10/17/2011 Parties Exchange Preliminary Claim Constructions 10/31/2011 Parties File Joint Claim Construction Statement 11/14/2011 Deadline to Amend Pleadings 11/14/2011 9 Close of Claim Construction Discovery 11/28/2011 10 Claim Construction Opening Briefs Due 12/8/2011 11 Claim Construction Responsive Briefs Due 12/22/2011 Claim Construction Reply Briefs Due 12/29/2011 Claim Construction Tutorial 1/17/2012 at 1:30-4:30 P.M. Claim Construction Hearing 1/20/2012 at 10-noon and 1-3 P.M. Fact Discovery Cut Off 3/8/2012 15 Parties Serve Initial Expert Reports 3/22/2012 16 Parties Serve Rebuttal Expert Reports 4/16/2012 17 Close Expert Discovery 4/27/2012 Last Day to File Dispositive Motions 5/17/2012 Hearing on Dispositive Motions 6/21/2012 at 1:30 P.M. Final Pretrial Conference 7/18/2012 at 2 P.M. Jury Trial (13 court days) 7/30/2012 at 9 A.M. 3 7 United States District Court For the Northern District of California 8 12 13 14 18 19 20 21 22 IT IS SO ORDERED. 23 Dated: August 25, 2011 _________________________________ LUCY H. KOH United States District Judge 24 25 26 27 28 Case No.: 11-CV-01846-LHK MINUTE ORDER AND CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER