Mohsen v. Moss et al

Filing 60

Order by Magistrate Judge Donna M. Ryu granting 57 Motion for an Order to Preserve Documents.(dmrlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 3/28/2013)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 11 For the Northern District of California United States District Court 10 AMR MOHSEN, 12 13 Plaintiff, v. 14 ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR AN ORDER TO PRESERVE DOCUMENTS JOEL MOSS, et al., 15 No. C-09-01426 CRB (DMR) Defendants. ___________________________________/ 16 17 On February 28, 2013, pro se Plaintiff Amr Mohsen filed an Expedited Motion for Leave for 18 a Court Order to the Liquidators of Howrey Simon to Preserve Documents. [Docket No. 55 19 (“motion for an order to preserve documents”).] Plaintiff seeks an order to preserve certain 20 documents directed to the liquidator of Howrey Simon, the law firm that represented Plaintiff’s 21 former company in the civil actions. Howrey Simon has dissolved, and another firm, Diamond 22 McCarthy, LLP, is handling its files in bankruptcy. The documents at issue are those covered by 23 protective orders in the civil actions Aptix Corp., et al v. Quickturn Design Systems, No. C-98- 24 00762-WHA and Aptix Corp. v. Quickturn Design Systems, No. C-96-20909-JF. 25 On March 6, 2013, the court issued an order in which it directed Diamond McCarthy, LLP to 26 file any objections to the court issuing an order directing it to preserve the documents. [Docket No. 27 59.] Any objections were due by no later than March 22, 2013. Diamond McCarthy, LLP did not 28 file any objections. Accordingly, the court hereby GRANTS Plaintiff’s motion for an order to 1 preserve documents. Diamond McCarthy, LLP is ordered to take all necessary steps to preserve the 2 documents covered by the protective orders in Aptix Corp., et al v. Quickturn Design Systems, No. 3 C-98-00762-WHA and Aptix Corp. v. Quickturn Design Systems, No. C-96-20909-JF. 4 IT IS SO ORDERED. 8 NO DONNA M. RYU . Ry United States Magistrate Judgeu onna M 9 RT 10 Judge D ER For the Northern District of California 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2 A H United States District Court DERED O OR IT IS S R NIA Dated: March 28, 2013 LI 7 FO UNIT ED 6 RT U O S 5 S DISTRICT TE C TA N D IS T IC T R OF C

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