I/P Engine, Inc. v. AOL, Inc. et al

Filing 55

MOTION for Extension and Memorandum in Support of Motion for Extension of Time to File Objections to Discovery by AOL, Inc., Gannett Company, Inc., IAC Search & Media, Inc., Target Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1)(Noona, Stephen)

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA Norfolk Division I/P ENGINE, INC., Plaintiff, v. Civil Action No. 2:11cv512 (RAJ-FBS) AOL INC., GOOGLE, INC., IAC SEARCH & MEDIA, INC., GANNETT CO., INC. and TARGET CORPORATION Defendants. MOTION AND MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE OBJECTIONS TO DISCOVERY The defendants AOL Inc. (“AOL”), IAC Search & Media, Inc. (“IAC Search”), Gannett Co., Inc. (“Gannett”) and Target Corporation (“Target”) (collectively, “non-Google Defendants”), by counsel, pursuant to Rule 26(C) of the Local Rules of Practice for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, move this Court for entry of an order granting the non-Google Defendants an additional two days through November 30, 2011, in which to file their objections to the plaintiff’s First Set of Interrogatories and Requests for Production of Documents (“Plaintiff’s First Discovery Requests”), and in support thereof states as follows: 1. Plaintiff issued its discovery requests to the non-Google Defendants. Objections under Local Rule 26 are not due until November 28, 2011. 2. The non-Google Defendants have requested, and the plaintiff has agreed, to provide an additional two days through November 30, 2011, for the non-Google Defendants to serve their objections to the Plaintiff’s First Discovery Requests. 3. Granting an additional two days for the non-Google Defendants to file their objections to the Plaintiff’s First Discovery Requests will not prejudice the plaintiff and will facilitate a more complete and efficient discovery process. 4. Attached as Exhibit 1 is a proposed agreed order granting the non-Google Defendants through November 30, 2011, in which to file their objections to Plaintiff’s First Discovery Requests. The parties are circulating a copy of this agreed order and will deliver it to the Court for entry once endorsed. WHEREFORE, the non-Google Defendants, by counsel, request that this Court enter the proposed agreed order attached as Exhibit 1 granting the non-Google Defendants through November 30, 2011, in which to file their objections to the Plaintiff’s First Discovery Requests. Dated: November 23, 2011 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Stephen E. Noona Stephen E. Noona Virginia State Bar No. 25367 KAUFMAN & CANOLES, P.C. 150 West Main Street, Suite 2100 Norfolk, VA 23510 Telephone: (757) 624-3000 Facsimile: (757) 624-3169 senoona@kaufcan.com David Bilsker David A. Perlson QUINN EMANUEL URQUHART & SULLIVAN, LLP 50 California Street, 22nd Floor San Francisco, California 94111 2 Telephone: (415) 875-6600 Facsimile: (415) 875-6700 davidbilsker@quinnemanuel.com davidperlson@quinnemanuel.com Counsel for AOL Inc., IAC Search & Media, Inc., Gannett Co., Inc. and Target Corporation 3 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that on November 23, 2011, I will electronically file the foregoing with the Clerk of Court using the CM/ECF system, which will send a notification of such filing (NEF) to the following: Jeffrey K. Sherwood Kenneth W. Brothers DICKSTEIN SHAPIRO LLP 1825 Eye Street NW Washington, DC 20006 Telephone: (202) 420-2200 Facsimile: (202) 420-2201 sherwoodj@dicksteinshapiro.com brothersk@dicksteinshapiro.com Counsel for Plaintiff, I/P Engine, Inc. Stephen E. Noona Virginia State Bar No. 25367 KAUFMAN & CANOLES, P.C. 150 W. Main Street, Suite 2100 Norfolk, VA 23510-1665 Telephone: (757) 624-3239 Facsimile: (757) 624-3169 senoona@kaufcan.com Counsel for AOL Inc., Google, Inc., Gannett Co., Inc., Target Corporation and IAC Search & Media, Inc. /s/ Stephen E. Noona Stephen E. Noona Virginia State Bar No. 25367 KAUFMAN & CANOLES, P.C. 150 West Main Street, Suite 2100 Norfolk, VA 23510 Telephone: (757) 624-3000 Facsimile: (757) 624-3169 senoona@kaufcan.com 11418753_1.DOC 4