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

Filing 859

MOTION to Expedite and Memorandum in Support of Motion to Expedite Briefing on Motion to Compel Deposition of Dr. Becker by AOL Inc., Gannett Company, Inc., Google Inc., IAC Search & Media, Inc., Target Corporation. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1)(Noona, Stephen)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA NORFOLK DIVISION I/P ENGINE, INC. Plaintiff, Civil Action No. 2:11-cv-512 v. AOL INC., et al., Defendants. MOTION AND MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF MOTION TO EXPEDITE BRIEFING ON MOTION TO COMPEL DEPOSITION OF DR. BECKER Defendants Google Inc., Target Corporation, IAC Search & Media, Inc., Gannett Co., Inc., and AOL Inc. (collectively, “Defendants”), by counsel, move this Court to expedite the briefing on Defendants’ Motion to Compel Deposition of Dr. Becker (D.N. 856) and in support thereof, state as follows: 1. Defendants’ Opposition to Plaintiff’s Motion for an Award of Post-Judgment Royalties currently must be filed by January 25, 2013. Defendants’ Motion to Compel Deposition of Dr. Becker requests that Plaintiff be compelled to make Dr. Becker available for deposition, and at minimum that the deadline for Defendants’ opposition to Plaintiff’s Motion for an Award of Post-Judgment Royalties be postponed until no earlier than seven days after Dr. Becker’s deposition. 2. As a result, Defendants request that the Court issue an order expediting the briefing schedule for the briefing on Defendants’ Motion to Compel the Deposition of Dr. Becker. Defendants request that the Proposed Order attached as Exhibit 1 be entered expediting that briefing as follows: 01980.51928/5133130.1 • Plaintiff shall respond to Defendants’ Motion to Compel Deposition of Dr. Becker on or before January 18, 2013; and • Defendants’ Reply Brief in Support of Defendants’ Motion to Compel Deposition of Dr. Becker shall be filed on or before January 22, 2013. 3. Pursuant to Local Rule 37(E), counsel have attempted in good faith to resolve the foregoing dispute. WHEREFORE, Defendants request that this Court expedite the briefing of Defendants’ Motion to Compel Deposition of Dr. Becker (D.N.___) to require the parties to fully brief the motion by January 22, 2013, with Plaintiff’s opposition due on January 18, 2013, and Defendants’ reply brief due on January 22, 2013. DATED: January 16, 2013 /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. 01980.51928/5133130.1 /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 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. 01980.51928/5133130.1 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that on January 16, 2013, 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 12159782v1 01980.51928/5133130.1