TimesLines, Inc v. Facebook, Inc.

Filing 146

MOTION by Counter Claimant Facebook, Inc., Defendant Facebook, Inc.in limine No. 6: To Exclude Evidence, Argument, and Testimony Regarding A Statement (Willsey, Peter)

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS EASTERN DIVISION TIMELINES, INC. Plaintiff, v. FACEBOOK, INC. Defendant. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Civil Action No.: 11 CV 6867 HONORABLE JOHN W. DARRAH DEFENDANT FACEBOOK, INC.’S MOTION IN LIMINE NO. 6: TO EXCLUDE EVIDENCE, ARGUMENT, AND TESTIMONY REGARDING A STATEMENT IN A NON-PUBLIC WEBPAGE POST ATTRIBUTED TO MR. ZUCKERBERG For the reasons set forth in the accompanying memorandum of law, Defendant Facebook, Inc. respectfully moves the Court to exclude evidence, argument, and testimony regarding a statement in a non-public webpage post attributed to Mr. Zuckerberg. Respectfully submitted,   Dated: April 8, 2013 COOLEY LLP By: /s/ Peter J. Willsey Peter J. Willsey (pro hac vice) Brendan J. Hughes (pro hac vice) COOLEY LLP 1299 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Ste 700 Washington, DC 20004-2400 Tel: (202) 842-7800 Fax: (202) 842-7899 Email: pwillsey@cooley.com bhughes@cooley.com Steven D. McCormick (#1824260) KIRKLAND & ELLIS LLP 300 North LaSalle Chicago, IL 60654-3406 Tel: (312) 862-2000 Fax: (312) 862-2200 Email: smccormick@kirkland.com Michael G. Rhodes (pro hac vice) 101 California Street, 5th Floor San Francisco, CA 94111-5800 Tel: (415) 693-2000 Fax: (415) 693-2222 Email: rhodesmg@cooley.com Counsel for Facebook, Inc. 1 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE The undersigned, an attorney, hereby certifies that he served the foregoing DEFENDANT FACEBOOK, INC.’S MOTION IN LIMINE NO. 6: TO EXCLUDE EVIDENCE, ARGUMENT, AND TESTIMONY REGARDING A STATEMENT IN A NON-PUBLIC WEBPAGE POST ATTRIBUTED TO MR. ZUCKERBERG by means of the Court’s CM/ECF System, which causes a true and correct copy of the same to be served electronically on all CM/ECF registered counsel of record, on April 8, 2013. Dated: April 8, 2013 /s/ Brendan J. Hughes Brendan J. Hughes (pro hac vice) COOLEY LLP 1299 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 700 Washington, DC 20004-2400 Tel: (202) 842-7800 Fax: (202) 842-7899 Email: bhughes@cooley.com 189755 DC 2