Smith v. Qwest Communications Company, LLC et al

Filing 47

Order vacating hearing and CMC re: 35 Joint Motion for Class Certification and Preliminary Settlement Approval. Signed by Judge Thelton E. Henderson on 11/15/12. (tehlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/15/2012)

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1 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 2 FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 3 4 5 Todd Smith, et al., 6 NO. C11-02599 TEH Plaintiff, 7 v. 8 Qwest Communications Company, LLC, et al., 9 Defendant. For the Northern District of California United States District Court 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 ORDER VACATING HEARING ON CLASS CERTIFICATION AND PRELIMINARY SETTLEMENT APPROVAL AND VACATING CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE This matter comes before the Court on the parties’ joint motion for certification of a settlement class, preliminary approval of a class action settlement, and approval of the form and manner of notice to the class. On November 14, 2012, Defendants submitted written responses to the Court’s questions dated October 4, 2012.1 After careful consideration of the parties’ submissions, the Court finds that oral argument is not necessary and will not aid in the disposition of this case. Accordingly, it VACATES the hearing on the motion, as well as the Case Management Conference, scheduled for November 19, 2012. An order on the motion will be forthcoming. IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: 11/15/12 24 THELTON E. HENDERSON, JUDGE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 25 26 27 1 Although only signed by Defendants, the Court reads the responses submitted on November 12 as responses in support of the motion for preliminary settlement approval 28 brought jointly by Plaintiffs and Defendants.

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