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

Filing 847

MOTION re 822 MOTION for an Award of Post-Judgment Royalties Motion To Postpone Briefing And Ruling On Plaintiffs Motion For Post-Judgment Royalties by AOL Inc., Gannett Company, Inc., Google Inc., IAC Search & Media, Inc., Target Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1)(Noona, Stephen)

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA NORFOLK DIVISION I/P ENGINE, INC. Plaintiff, v. Civil Action No. 2:11-cv-512 AOL INC., et al., Defendants. MOTION TO POSTPONE BRIEFING AND RULING ON PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR POST-JUDGMENT ROYALTIES The Defendants Google Inc., Target Corporation, IAC Search & Media, Inc., Gannett Co., Inc. and AOL Inc. (collectively “Defendants”), respectfully request that the briefing and consideration of Plaintiff’s Motion for an Award of Post-Judgment Royalties (D.N. 822) be postponed until after the Court has ruled on all the parties’ pending post-trial motions under Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 50, 52, and 59: • • • • • Renewed Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law on Invalidity or New Trial (D.N. 820); Renewed Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law on Non-Infringement or New Trial (D.N. 831); Renewed Motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law on Damages or a New Trial (D.N. 833); Motion for New Trial on the Dollar Amount of Past Damages by I/P Engine, Inc. (D.N. 825); Motion for Judgment under Rule 52(B) and a New Trial under Rule 59 by I/P Engine, Inc. (D.N. 835). In the alternative, should the Court not postpone briefing altogether until after a ruling on the parties’ other post-trial motions, Defendants request that the Court postpone the deadline for 1 the opposition to Plaintiff’s Motion for an Award of Post-Judgment Royalties to February 28, 2013. The grounds and authorities in support of this Motion are set forth in the accompanying Brief In Support of Defendants’ Motion to Postpone Briefing and Ruling on Plaintiff’s Motion for Post-Judgment Royalties. A proposed order is attached as Exhibit 1. DATED: December 21, 2012 /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 Telephone: (415) 875-6600 Facsimile: (415) 875-6700 davidbilsker@quinnemanuel.com davidperlson@quinnemanuel.com Counsel for Google Inc., Target Corporation, IAC Search & Media, Inc., and Gannett Co., Inc. /s/ Stephen E. Noona Stephen E. Noona Virginia State Bar No. 25367 KAUFMAN & CANOLES, P.C. 150 W. Main Street, Suite 2100 Norfolk, VA 23510 Telephone: (757) 624-3000 Facsimile: (757) 624-3169 2 Robert L. Burns FINNEGAN, HENDERSON, FARABOW, GARRETT & DUNNER, LLP Two Freedom Square 11955 Freedom Drive Reston, VA 20190 Telephone: (571) 203-2700 Facsimile: (202) 408-4400 Cortney S. Alexander FINNEGAN, HENDERSON, FARABOW, GARRETT & DUNNER, LLP 3500 SunTrust Plaza 303 Peachtree Street, NE Atlanta, GA 94111 Telephone: (404) 653-6400 Facsimile: (415) 653-6444 Counsel for Defendant AOL Inc. CERTIFICATE OF CONSULTATION In accordance with Local Rule 37(E), I certify that counsel conferred in good faith to resolve this dispute prior to the filing of the present Motion to Postpone Briefing and Ruling on Plaintiff’s Motion for Post-Judgment Royalties. Counsel’s meet-and-confer efforts included a telephonic meet-and-confer on December 21, 2012. /s/ Stephen E. Noona Stephen E. Noona 3 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that on December 21, 2012, 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 Donald C. Schultz W. Ryan Snow Steven Stancliff CRENSHAW, WARE & MARTIN, P.L.C. 150 West Main Street, Suite 1500 Norfolk, VA 23510 Telephone: (757) 623-3000 Facsimile: (757) 623-5735 dschultz@cwm-law.cm wrsnow@cwm-law.com sstancliff@cwm-law.com Counsel for Plaintiff, I/P Engine, 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 4