Cambridge University Press et al v. Patton et al

Filing 438

MOTION for Leave to File Sur-Reply in Opposition to Plaintiffs' Request for Injunctive Relief by J. L. Albert, C. Dean Alford, Mark P. Becker, Kenneth R. Bernard, Jr, James A. Bishop, Hugh A. Carter, Jr, William H. Cleveland, Frederick E. Cooper, Larry R. Ellis, Rutledge A. Griffin, Jr, Robert F. Hatcher, Ronald Henry, C. Thomas Hopkins, Jr, Charlene Hurt, Felton Jenkins, W. Mansfield Jennings, Jr, James R. Jolly, Donald M. Leebern, Jr, Eldridge McMillan, William NeSmith, Jr, Risa Palm, Carl V. Patton, Doreen Stiles Poitevint, Willis J. Potts, Jr, Neil L. Pruitt, Jr, Wanda Yancey Rodwell, Nancy Seamans, Kessel Stelling, Jr, Benjamin J. Tarbutton, III, Richard L. Tucker, Allan Vigil, Larry Walker, Philip A. Wilheit, Sr. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit 1 to Defendants' Sur Reply, # 3 Exhibit Exhibit 2 to Defendants' Sur Reply, # 4 Exhibit Exhibit 3 to Defendants' Sur Reply, # 5 Exhibit Exhibit 4 to Defendants' Sur Reply)(Schaetzel, Stephen)

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA ATLANTA DIVISION CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS; OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, INC.; SAGE PUBLICATIONS, INC., ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Plaintiffs v. MARK P. BECKER, in his official capacity as President of Georgia State University, et al. Defendants CIVIL ACTION NO. 1:08-CV-1425-ODE DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE A SUR-REPLY IN OPPOSITION TO PLAINTIFFS’ REQUEST FOR INJUNCTIVE RELIEF Defendants respectfully request that this Court grant leave for Defendants to file a sur-reply in opposition to Plaintiffs’ Request for Injunctive Relief. Defendants request a sur-reply to respond to the arguments concerning Defendants’ revised Copyright Policy raised by Plaintiffs in their reply brief. Defendants submit that a sur-reply is consistent with this Court’s May, 2012 Order providing Defendants’ an opportunity to respond to Plaintiffs’ arguments. See Dkt. No. 423 at 339. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a copy of Defendants’ Proposed Sur-Reply. 1 Respectfully submitted this 5th day of July, 2012. SAMUEL S. OLENS Georgia Bar No. 551540 Attorney General R.O. LERER Georgia Bar No. 446962 Deputy Attorney General DENISE E. WHITING-PACK Georgia Bar No. 558559 MARY JO VOLKERT Georgia Bar No. 728755 Assistant Attorney General MCKEON, MEUNIER, CARLIN & CURFMAN, LLC /s/ Stephen M. Schaetzel Anthony B. Askew Georgia Bar No. 025300 Special Assistant Attorney General Stephen M. Schaetzel Georgia Bar No. 628653 Robin L. Gentry Georgia Bar No. 289899 McKeon, Meunier, Carlin & Curfman, LLC 817 W. Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite 900 Atlanta, Georgia 30308 Phone: (404) 645-7700 Fax: (404) 645-7707 Email: taskew@m2iplaw.com sschaetzel@m2iplaw.com 2 Katrina M. Quicker Special Assistant Attorney General Georgia Bar No. 590859 Richard W. Miller Georgia Bar No. 065257 BALLARD SPAHR LLP 999 Peachtree Street, Suite 1000 Atlanta, GA 30309-3915 Telephone: (678) 420-9300 Facsimile: (678) 420-9301 Email: quickerk@ballardspahr.com Counsel for Defendants 3 CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE I hereby certify, pursuant to L.R. 5.1B and 7.1D of the Northern District of Georgia, that the foregoing DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE A SUR-REPLY complies with the font and point selections approved by the Court in L.R. 5.1B. The foregoing pleading was prepared on a computer using 14-point Times New Roman font. /s/ Stephen M. Schaetzel Stephen M. Schaetzel Georgia Bar No. 628653 McKeon, Meunier, Carlin & Curfman, LLC 817 W. Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite 900 Atlanta, Georgia 30308 Phone: (404) 645-7700 Fax: (404) 645-7707 Email: taskew@m2iplaw.com 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA ATLANTA DIVISION CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS; OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, INC.; SAGE PUBLICATIONS, INC., ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Plaintiffs v. MARK P. BECKER, in his official capacity as President of Georgia State University, et al. Defendants CIVIL ACTION NO. 1:08-CV-1425-ODE CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE The undersigned hereby certifies that, on this 15th day of June 2012, I have electronically filed the foregoing DEFENDANTS’ MOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE A SUR-REPLY with the Clerk of the Court using the CM/ECF system, which will automatically send e-mail notification 5 of such filing to the following attorneys of record: Edward B. Krugman krugman@bmelaw.com Georgia Bar No. 429927 Corey F. Hirokawa hirokawa@bmelaw.com Georgia Bar No. 357087 John H. Rains IV Georgia Bar No. 556052 BONDURANT, MIXSON & ELMORE, LLP 1201 West Peachtree Street NW, Suite 3900 Atlanta, GA 30309 Telephone: (404) 881-4100 Facsimile: (404) 881-4111 R. Bruce Rich Jonathan Bloom Randi Singer Todd D. Larson WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP 767 Fifth Avenue New York, New York 10153 Telephone: (212) 310-8000 Facsimile: (212) 310-8007 /s/ Stephen M. Schaetzel Stephen M. Schaetzel Georgia Bar No. 628653 McKeon, Meunier, Carlin & Curfman, LLC 817 W. Peachtree Street, N.W., Suite 900 Atlanta, Georgia 30308 Phone: (404) 645-7700 Fax: (404) 645-7707 Email: taskew@m2iplaw.com 6 7