Roche Molecular Systems, Inc. v. Cepheid
ORDER for Joint Status Update by Magistrate Judge Elizabeth D. Laporte. (shyS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/4/2016)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ROCHE MOLECULAR SYSTEMS, INC.,
Case No. 14-cv-03228-EDL
ORDER FOR JOINT STATUS UPDATE
On January 7, 2015, this Court issued an Order granting Cepheid’s Motion to Stay Pending
United States District Court
Northern District of California
Inter Partes Review of the Patent-In-Suit and required the parties to file a joint status update by no
later than June 1, 2015. See Dkt. No. 63. On June 1, 2015, the parties timely filed a Joint Status
Update informing the Court that Cepheid’s petitions remained pending before the PTAB, with a
decision on whether to institute the inter partes review likely to issue by June 16, 2015. The parties
stated that they would “submit a further status report to the Court after the PTAB issues its decision.
The PTAB’s decision on IPR2015-00881 (claim 21), will likely issue no later than September 18,
2015.” Dkt. No. 64. The parties did not submit a further status update to the Court in September
2015, or any time thereafter. The parties also did not appear for an ADR phone conference on
November 3, 2015. The parties are hereby Ordered to file a Joint Status Update by no later than May
18, 2016 informing the Court of the status of the inter partes review proceedings, their views on
whether the stay of case should remain in place, and whether the case should be dismissed for failure
to prosecute. The pretrial conference set for September 27, 2016 and the trial date of October 24, 2016
are hereby vacated.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: May 4, 2016
ELIZABETH D. LAPORTE
United States Magistrate Judge
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