Zurich American Insurance Company v. Mediterranean Shipping Company (Mauritius) Limited et al

Filing 21

STIPULATION AND ORDER re 20 Status Report filed by Zurich American Insurance Company. Signed by Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte on December 30, 2011. (edllc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/30/2011)

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Case3:11-cv-04317-EDL Document20 Filed12/27/11 Page1 of 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 JOSHUA E. KIRSCH (179110) JOSHUA A. SOUTHWICK (246296) GIBSON ROBB & LINDH LLP 201 Mission Street, Suite 2700 San Francisco, California 94105 Telephone: (415) 348-6000 Facsimile: (415) 348-6001 Email: jkirsch@gibsonrobb.com jsouthwick@gibsonrobb.com Attorneys for Plaintiff ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY 7 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 8 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 ) ) ) ) Plaintiff, ) ) v. ) ) MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING COMPANY (MAURITIUS) LIMITED, a ) foreign corporation; MEDITERRANEAN ) SHIPPING COMPANY S.A. GENEVA, a ) ) foreign corporation, d.b.a. MSC S.A.GENEVA; MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING ) ) COMPANY (USA) INC., a corporation, ) ) Defendants. ____________________________________) ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY, a corporation; Case No. 3:11-CV-04317(EDL) JOINT REPORT RE: SERVICE ON NONAPPEARING PARTIES AND [PROPOSED] ORDER Pursuant to this Court’s Order following the December 13, 2011 scheduling conference1, 20 the parties submit this Joint Report re Service on Non-Appearing Parties MEDITERRANEAN 21 SHIPPING COMPANY (MAURITIUS) LIMITED and MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING 22 COMPANY S.A. GENEVA, d.b.a. MSC S.A.-GENEVA; MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING. 23 24 Counsel for appearing defendant MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING COMPANY (USA) INC., has made contact with the non-appearing defendants, and requested that his firm be 25 26 1 27 28 The Court’s minute Order of December 13 reflects that the status report was to concern “amending the complaint.” However, the parties recall that the Court’s oral instruction was regarding service of the non-appearing defendants, and that the December 13 minute order’s discussion of amendment of pleading is errata. JOINT STATUS REPORT RE SERVICE Case no. 3:11-CV-04317(EDL); Our File No. 5474.99 Case3:11-cv-04317-EDL Document20 Filed12/27/11 Page2 of 2 1 allowed to accept service on their behalf. He expects that permission will be granted. However, 2 due to the intervening holidays, he has not been authorized to accept service at this time. 3 Accordingly, the parties propose that they make a further joint report on or before January 4 10, 2012, in the hope that with the holidays over, defense counsel will be authorized to accept 5 service on behalf of both non-appearing defendants. 6 7 8 Respectfully submitted, Dated: December 27, 2011 GIBSON ROBB & LINDH LLP 9 /S/ JOSHUA A. SOUTHWICK Joshua A. Southwick Attorneys for Plaintiff ZURICH AMERICAN INSURANCE COMPANY 10 11 12 13 Dated: December 27, 2011 KEESAL YOUNG & LOGAN 14 /S/ JOHN D. GIFFIN John D. Giffin Attorneys for Defendant MEDITERRANEAN SHIPPING COMPANY (USA) INC. 15 16 17 18 19 Joshua A. Southwick attests that concurrence in the filing of this document has been obtained from each of the other signatories identified herein. 20 21 22 PURSUANT TO STIPULATION, AND GOOD CAUSE APPEARING THEREFORE, IT IS SO ORDERED. 23 24 December 30, 2011 Dated: _________________ _________________________ Magistrate Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte 25 26 27 28 JOINT STATUS REPORT RE SERVICE Case no. 3:11-CV-04317(EDL); Our File No. 5474.99 -2-

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