City of Seattle v. Professional Basketball Club LLC

Filing 59

STIPULATION AND PROPOSED ORDER Regarding Filing Confidential Documents Under Seal for Use in Motions in Limine by parties. (Lawrence, Paul)

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City of Seattle v. Professional Basketball Club LLC Doc. 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 STIPULATION v. THE PROFESSIONAL BASKETBALL CLUB, LLC, an Oklahoma limited liability company, Defendant. The Honorable Marsha J. Pechman UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON AT SEATTLE CITY OF SEATTLE, a first-class charter city, Plaintiff, No. C07-1620 MJP STIPULATION AND [PROPOSED] ORDER REGARDING FILING CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS UNDER SEAL FOR USE IN MOTIONS IN LIMINE Plaintiff City of Seattle ("the City") and Defendant The Professional Basketball Club, LLC ("the PBC"), by and through their counsel of record, do hereby stipulate and agree the City and PBC can file certain documents and excerpts of deposition testimony in support of their respective motions in limine under seal. PBC and a third party designated documents and portions of the deposition of Clayton Bennett and Tim Ceis as either "Confidential Material" or "Attorneys Only Material" pursuant to the Protective Order Regarding Handling of Confidential and Attorneys Only Material (the "Protective Order") in this matter, which the STIPULATION REGARDING FILING CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS UNDER SEAL FOR USE IN MOTIONS IN LIMINE- 1 Case No. C07-1620 MJP K:\2065932\00001\20516_HAH\20516P226M KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART PRESTON GATES ELLIS LLP 925 FOURTH AVENUE SUITE 2900 SEATTLE, WASHINGTON 98104-1158 TELEPHONE: (206) 623-7580 FACSIMILE: (206) 623-7022 Dockets.Justia.com 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 Court approved on March 13, 2008. The City and PBC agree to respect these initial designations of "Confidential" and "Attorneys Only Material," for the purposes of their respective motions in limine only, and reserve their rights to object to or defend those designations in the future. DATED this 27th day of May, 2008. Stipulated to and presented by: THOMAS A. CARR Seattle City Attorney By: __/s/_______________ ____________ Gregory C. Narver, WSBA No. 18127 Assistant City Attorney Attorney for Plaintiff City of Seattle KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART PRESTON GATES & ELLIS, LLP By: __/s/_________________________ Paul J. Lawrence, WSBA No. 13557 Jeffrey Johnson, WSBA No. 23066 Jonathan Harrison, WSBA No. 31390 Michelle Jensen, WSBA No. 36611 Attorneys for Plaintiff City of Seattle BYRNES & KELLER LLP By: __/s/___________________________ Bradley S. Keller, WSBA No. 10665 Paul R. Taylor, WSBA No. 14851 Steven C. Minson, WSBA No. 30974 Attorneys for Defendant The Professional Basketball Club, LLC STIPULATION REGARDING FILING CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS UNDER SEAL FOR USE IN MOTIONS IN LIMINE- 2 Case No. C07-1620 MJP K:\2065932\00001\20516_HAH\20516P226M KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART PRESTON GATES ELLIS LLP 925 FOURTH AVENUE SUITE 2900 SEATTLE, WASHINGTON 98104-1158 TELEPHONE: (206) 623-7580 FACSIMILE: (206) 623-7022 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 stipulation, HEREBY ORDERS: (1) STIPULATED ORDER [PROPOSED] The Court, being fully advised on this matter and having considered the above Based on the parties' stipulation and agreement, the parties can file the following documents and excerpts of deposition testimony under seal: Deposition Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Clay Bennett Tim Ceis STIPULATION REGARDING FILING CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS UNDER SEAL FOR USE IN MOTIONS IN LIMINE- 3 Case No. C07-1620 MJP K:\2065932\00001\20516_HAH\20516P226M Page & Line Page 334/Lines 18-25 Page 339/Line 22 through Page 340/Line 10 Page 100/Lines 2-7 Page 98/Lines 5-15 Page 115/Lines 16 through Page 152/Line 22 Page 150/Line 11 through Page 151/Line 5 Page 152/Lines 2-22 Page 154/Line 15 through Page 155/Line 9 Page 157/Line 24 through Page 158/Line 20 Page 100/Lines 2-7 Page 129/Lines 1-8 Page 136/Line 24 through Page 137/Line 7 Page 118/Line 1 through Page 119/Line 1 Page 118/Lines 20-24 Page 127/Lines 14 through Page 128/Line 6 Page 127/Lines 14-25 Page 298/Lines 12-23 Page 38 KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART PRESTON GATES ELLIS LLP 925 FOURTH AVENUE SUITE 2900 SEATTLE, WASHINGTON 98104-1158 TELEPHONE: (206) 623-7580 FACSIMILE: (206) 623-7022 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 STIPULATION REGARDING FILING CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS UNDER SEAL FOR USE IN MOTIONS IN LIMINE- 4 Case No. C07-1620 MJP K:\2065932\00001\20516_HAH\20516P226M (2) Good cause exists under LR 5(g) and FRCP 26(c)(1)(G) to seal these documents from public view because the parties seek to respect the initial designations of documents and testimony designated as "Confidential" or "Attorneys Only Material." (3) The City shall have the right to object or defend those designations in the future in the manner prescribed by the Protective Order and, if necessary, to seek relief from the Court to address any unresolved objections. (4) PBC shall have the right to object or defend those designations in the future in the manner prescribed by the Protective Order and, if necessary, to seek relief from the Court to address any unresolved objections. IT IS SO ORDERED. DATED this ____ day of May, 2008. ______________________________ JUDGE MARSHA J. PECHMAN UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT KIRKPATRICK & LOCKHART PRESTON GATES ELLIS LLP 925 FOURTH AVENUE SUITE 2900 SEATTLE, WASHINGTON 98104-1158 TELEPHONE: (206) 623-7580 FACSIMILE: (206) 623-7022