Cambridge University Press et al v. Patton et al

Filing 284

Motion to Bring Audio/Visual/Electronic Equipment in the Courtroom by Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, Inc., Sage Publications, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Rains, John)

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA ATLANTA DIVISION CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, et al., Plaintiffs, Civil Action File No.1:08-CV-1425-ODE v. MARK P. BECKER, in his official capacity as Georgia State University President, et al., Defendants. PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION TO USE EQUIPMENT AT TRIAL Trial Before The Honorable Orinda D. Evans Date: Monday, May 16, 2011 Courtroom 1908 Counsel for Plaintiffs in the above-referenced action hereby respectfully moves this Court for an Order authorizing the use of electronic equipment and other equipment, such as Proxima projector, projector screen, laptop computers, ELMO visualizer, external hard drive, powered speakers, monitors and other electronic equipment, accessories and materials, for purposes of trial. In addition, counsel for Plaintiffs have contacted counsel for Defendants and confirmed that 877181.1 they have no objection to Plaintiffs’ counsel from Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP, who are admitted pro hac vice, bringing cell phones (including camera phones) into the courthouse if the Court will allow them to do so. For the Court’convenience, counsel has attached hereto as Exhibit A is a s [Proposed] Order Permitting Use of Equipment at Hearing. The Order identifies the items counsel proposes to bring and use and the time at which the Court will permit counsel to set up the items in the courtroom. Respectfully submitted, this 9th day of May, 2011. /s/ John H. Rains IV Edward B. Krugman Georgia Bar No. 429927 John H. Rains IV Georgia Bar No. 556052 BONDURANT, MIXSON & ELMORE, LLP 1201 West Peachtree Street NW Suite 3900 Atlanta, GA 30309 (404) 881-4100 R. Bruce Rich (pro hac vice) Randi Singer (pro hac vice) Jonathan Bloom (pro hac vice) Todd D. Larson (pro hac vice) WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP 767 Fifth Avenue New York, New York 10153 Attorneys for the Plaintiffs 877181.1 2 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE This is to certify that I have this day filed a copy of the within and foregoing PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION TO USE EQUIPMENT AT TRIAL by using the CM/ECF system which will automatically send email notification to counsel of record as follows: Stephen M. Schaetzel, Esq. Kristen A. Swift, Esq. C. Suzanne Johnson, Esq. Mary Katherine Bates, Esq. KING & SPALDING 1180 Peachtree Street Atlanta, Georgia 30309 Katrina M. Quicker, Esq. BALLARD SPAHR, LLP 999 Peachtree Street, Suite 1000 Atlanta, Georgia 30309 Anthony B. Askew, Esq. McKeon, Meunier, Carlin & Curfman, LLC 817 W. Peachtree Street, Suite 900 Atlanta, GA 30308 Mary Jo Volkert, Esq. Assistant S. Attorney General 40 Capitol Square Atlanta, Georgia 30334 This 9th day of May, 2011. /s/ John H. Rains IV John H. Rains IV 877181.1 3