Mirror Worlds, LLC v. Apple, Inc.

Filing 155

Joint MOTION to Amend/Correct 32 Order, Set Scheduling Order Deadlines, Set Hearings,,,,,,,,, to Extend Claim Construction Deadlines by Mirror Worlds Technologies, Inc., Apple, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Smith, Stefani)

Download PDF
Mirror Worlds, LLC v. Apple, Inc. Doc. 155 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS TYLER DIVISION MIRROR WORLDS, LLC, Plaintiff, v. APPLE INC., Defendant. Civil Action No. 6:08-CV-88 LED JURY TRIAL DEMANDED APPLE INC., Counterclaim Plaintiff, v. MIRROR WORLDS LLC, MIRROR WORLDS TECHNOLOGIES, INC., Counterclaim Defendants. JOINT MOTION TO AMEND THE DOCKET CONTROL ORDER TO EXTEND CLAIM CONSTRUCTION DEADLINES Apple Inc. ("Apple"), Mirror Worlds, LLC ("Mirror Worlds"), and Mirror Worlds Technologies, Inc. ("MWT") hereby move to extend the parties' deadline to complete claim construction discovery, and to comply with P.R. 4.5(b) and 4.5(c). Good cause exists for the requested relief. Due to the winter storm that shut down the airports along the East Coast this past weekend, the deposition of Apple's expert scheduled for December 21 had to be postponed. The parties have met and conferred about rescheduling that deposition in light of the holidays, and Dockets.Justia.com jointly request the following extensions of time in order to allow Mirror Worlds and MWT to take that deposition on January 7, 2010 and complete the claim construction briefing after that deposition has occurred. DCO Entry discovery deadline--claim construction issues (for the limited purpose of completing the deposition of Dr. Feiner regarding claim construction) deadline to comply with P.R. 4-5(b) deadline to comply with P.R. 4-5(c) Current Due Date December 21, 2009 [D.I. 148] Requested Due Date January 7, 2010 December 22, 2009 [D.I. 148] January 15, 2010 January 9, 2010 January 19, 2010 This extension is not sought for the purpose of delay, but instead so that justice may be served. WHEREFORE, PREMISES CONSIDERED, the parties respectfully request the Court to grant their motion to amend the docket control order as set forth herein above. Dated: December 22, 2009 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Richard An Otis Carroll Texas Bar No. 03895700 Lead Attorney Deborah Race Texas Bar No. 16448700 IRELAND, CARROLL & KELLY, P.C. 6101 S. Broadway, Suite 500 Tyler, Texas 75703 903-561-1600 (Telephone) 903-581-1071 (Facsimile) fedserv@icklaw.com Of counsel: Joseph Diamante (Pro Hac Vice) Kenneth Stein (Pro Hac Vice) Richard An (Pro Hac Vice) STROOCK & STROOCK & LAVAN LLP 180 Maiden Lane New York, NY 10038 212-806-5400 (Telephone) 212-806-6006 (Facsimile) jdiamante@stroock.com kstein@stroock.com ran@stroock.com /s/ Stefani C. Smith Eric M. Albritton Texas State Bar No. 00790215 ALBRITTON LAW FIRM P.O. Box 2649 Longview, Texas 75606 (903) 757-8449 (Telephone) (903) 758-7397 (Facsimile) ema@emafirm.com Matthew Powers Lead Attorney Steven S. Cherensky Sonal N. Mehta (Pro Hac Vice) Stefani C. Smith (Pro Hac Vice) WEIL, GOTSHAL & MANGES LLP 201 Redwood Shores Parkway Redwood Shores, CA 94065 650-802-3000 (Telephone) 650-802-3100 (Facsimile) matthew.powers@weil.com steven.cherensky@weil.com sonal.mehta@weil.com stefani.smith@weil.com Attorneys for APPLE INC. Attorneys for MIRROR WORLDS, LLC and MIRROR WORLDS TECHNOLOGIES, INC. CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE This is to certify that all counsel of record who are deemed to have consented to electronic service are being served with a copy of this document via the Court's CM/ECF system per Local Rule CV-5(a)(3) on this the 22st day of December, 2009. /s/ Stefani C. Smith Stefani C. smith IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS TYLER DIVISION MIRROR WORLDS, LLC, Plaintiff, v. APPLE INC., Defendant. Civil Action No. 6:08-CV-88 LED JURY TRIAL DEMANDED APPLE INC., Counterclaim Plaintiff, v. MIRROR WORLDS LLC, MIRROR WORLDS TECHNOLOGIES, INC., Counterclaim Defendants. ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO AMEND THE DOCKET CONTROL ORDER The Court, having considered Apple, Mirror Worlds, and MWT's Joint Motion To Amend the Docket Control Order finds the Motion should be granted. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED that the parties' Joint Motion To Amend The Docket Control Order is hereby GRANTED in its entirety, and that new schedule shall be as follows: DCO Entry discovery deadline--claim construction issues (for the limited purpose of completing the deposition of Dr. Feiner regarding claim construction) deadline to comply with P.R. 4-5(b) deadline to comply with P.R. 4-5(c) Due Date January 7, 2010 January 9, 2010 January 19, 2010