The Facebook, Inc. v. Connectu, Inc et al

Filing 158

Declaration of Theresa A. Sutton in Support o Plaintiff's Opposition to Defendants Motion to Dismiss 157 Exhibit II# 30 Exhibit JJ# 31 Exhibit KK)(Related document(s) 157 ) (Sutton, Theresa) (Filed on 9/19/2007) Text modified on 9/20/2007 (bw, COURT STAFF).

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The Facebook, Inc. v. Connectu, LLC et al Doc. 158 Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 1 of 8 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 27 28 G. HOPKINS GUY, III (State Bar No. 124811) hopguy@orrick.co m I. NEEL CHATTERJEE (State Bar No. 173985) nchatterjee@orrick.com MONTE COOPER (State Bar No. 196746) mcooper@orrick.co m THERESA A. SUTTON (State Bar No. 211857) tsutton@orrick.com YVONNE P. GREER (State Bar No. 214072) ygreer@orrick.com ORRICK, HERRINGTON & SUTCLIFFE LLP 1000 Marsh Road Menlo Park, CA 94025 Telephone: 650-614-7400 Facsimile: 650-614-7401 Attorneys for Plaintiffs THE FACEBOOK, INC. and MARK ZUCKERBERG UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION THE FACEBOOK, INC. and MARK ZUCKERBERG, Plaint iffs, v. CONNECTU, INC. (formerly known as CONNECTU, LLC), CAMERON WINKLEVOSS, TYLER WINKLEVOSS, DIVYA NARENDRA, PACIFIC NORTHWEST SOFTWARE, INC., WINSTON WILLIAMS, WAYNE CHANG, and DAVID GUCWA, Defendants. Case No. 5:07-CV-01389-RS DECLARATION OF THERESA A. SUTTON IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS' OPPOSITION TO DEFENDANTS MOTION TO DISMISS Date: Time: Judge: October 10, 2007 9:30 a.m. Honorable Richard Seeborg OHS West:260305538.1 SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS Dockets.Justia.com Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 2 of 8 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 27 28 I, Theresa A. Sutton, declare as follows: 1. I am an attorney with the law firm of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, counsel for Plaintiffs FaceBook, Inc. and Mark Zuckerberg in the above-captioned action. I am a member of the Bar of the State of California. I make this Declaration in support of Plaintiffs' Opposition to Defendants' Motion to Dismiss. I have personal knowledge of the facts set forth in this declaration and could and would competently testify thereto under oath if called as a witness. 1. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a true and correct copy of relevant excerpts of the October 25, 2006, hearing transcript in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv11923-DPW, District of Massachusetts. 2. Attached hereto as Exhibit B is a true and copy of Facebook's August 17, 2005, Complaint filed in Santa Clara Superior Court, Case No. 1:05-CV-047381. 3. Attached hereto as Exhibit C is a true and correct copy of Defendants' Reply to Opposition to Motion to Quash Service of Complaint and Summons For Lack of Personal Jurisdiction, filed on May 24, 2006, Santa Clara County Superior Court. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 4. Attached hereto as Exhibit D is a true and correct copy of Plaintiff's Objections to [the Magistrate Judge's] Report and Recommendation Dated March 2, 2007, filed on March 16, 2007 in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv-11923-DPW, District of Massachusetts. 5. Attached hereto as Exhibit E is a true and correct copy of relevant exhibits from ConnectU's production. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 6. Attached hereto as Exhibit F is a true and correct copy of the September 26, 2006, Amended Notice of Subpoena to Pacific Northwest Software in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv-11923-DPW, District of Massachusetts. 7. Attached hereto as Exhibit G is a true and correct copy of the October 9, 2006 email from Pacific Northwest Software's ("PNS") counsel to Facebook's counsel indicating PNS would produce responsive documents without objection. OHS West:260305538.1 SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 3 of 8 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 27 28 8. Attached hereto as Exhibit H is a true and correct copy of Motion to Quash Deposition Subpoenas Duces Tecum Served on Non-Parties, John Taves and Pacific Northwest Software, filed October 19, 2006 in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv-11923DPW, District of Massachusetts. 9. Attached hereto as Exhibit I is a true and correct copy of the October 16, 2006, email from PNS' counsel to Facebook's counsel indicating PNS objected to producing responsive documents. 10. Attached hereto as Exhibit J is a true and correct copy of the Subpoena Duces Tecum for Documents and Videotape Deposition, served December 28, 2006 to PNS in this action. 11. Attached hereto as Exhibit K is a true and correct of relevant excerpts of the October 24, 2006, hearing transcript in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv11923-DPW, District of Massachusetts. 12. Attached hereto as Exhibit L is a true and correct copy of relevant exhibits from PNS' production. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 13. Attached hereto as Exhibit M is a true and correct copy of relevant exhibits from ConnectU's California production. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 14. Attached hereto as Exhibit N is a true and copy of relevant exhibits from iMarc LLC's September 26, 2006, production. 15. Attached hereto as Exhibit O is a true and correct copy of relevant excerpts from Winston Williams' June 19, 2007, deposition transcript. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 16. Attached hereto as Exhibit P is a true and correct copy of relevant exhibits from David Gucwa's March 12, 2007, production. 17. Attached hereto as Exhibit Q is a true and correct redline comparison of Facebook's original August 17, 2005 complaint and the Second Amended Complaint. OHS West:260305538.1 -2- SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 4 of 8 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 27 28 18. Attached hereto as Exhibit R is a true and correct copy of the Response of Divya Narendra to First Set of Requests for Admission, served October 31, 2005. Plaint iffs include Mr. Narendra's responses, though the responses served by Messrs. Winklevoss were substantively the same. To reduce the burden on the Court, Plaintiffs are providing only Mr. Narendra's responses. 19. Attached hereto as Exhibit S is a true and correct copy of the March 2, 2007, Report and Recommendation on Facebook's Motion to Dismiss, adopted by the District of Massachusetts, March 28, 2007. 20. Attached hereto as Exhibit T is a true and correct copy the Amended Response of Defendant Divya Narendra to to Form Interrogatories, served on April 3, 2006. Plaint iffs include Mr. Narendra's responses, though the responses served by Messrs. Winklevoss were substantively the same. To reduce the burden on the Court, Plaintiffs are providing only Mr. Narendra's responses. 21. Attached hereto as Exhibit U is a true and correct copy of ConnectU LLC's August 5, 2005, Limited Liability Operating Agreement, Bates labeled as C011285 C011335. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 22. Attached hereto as Exhibit V is a true and correct copy of the Amended Response of Defendant Divya Narendra to Plaintiff's First Set of Special Interrogatories (1-23), served March 9, 2006. Plaint iffs include Mr. Narendra's responses, though the responses served by Messrs. Winklevoss were substantively the same. To reduce the burden on the Court, Plaintiffs are providing only Mr. Narendra's responses. 23. Attached hereto as Exhibit W is a true and correct copies of the Declaration of Divya Narendra in Support of Plaintiff's Supplemental Brief in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss, Presenting New Evidence and Supplemental Authority in View of Pramco; Declaration of Cameron Winklevoss in Support of Plaintiff's Supplemental Brief in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss, Presenting New Evidence and Supplemental Authority in View of Pramco; and Declaration of Tyler Winklevoss in Support of Plaintiff's Supplemental Brief in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss, Presenting New Evidence and Supplemental Authority in View of Pramco, all OHS West:260305538.1 -3- SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 5 of 8 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 27 28 filed June 12, 2006 in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv-11923-DPW, District of Massachusetts. 24. Attached hereto as Exhibit X is a true and correct copy of the Plaintiff's Supplemental Brief in Opposition to Motion to Dismiss, Presenting New Evidence and Supplemental Authorit y in View of Pramco. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 25. Attached hereto as Exhibit Y is a true and correct copy of the November 3, 2005 Order Granting Facebook's Ex Parte Applicat ion to Reschedule the November 17, 2005 Hearing in Regards to Defendants' Motion to Quash. 26. Attached hereto as Exhibit Z is a true and correct copy of First set of Form Interrogatories to Divya Narendra, served on September 26, 2005; Notice of Deposition of Defendant Divya Narendra, served November 3, 2005; TheFacebook, Inc.'s First Set of Special Interrogatories to Defendant Divya Narendra, served November 3, 2005; and TheFacebook, Inc.'s First Set of Requests for Production to Defendant Divya Narendra, served November 3, 2005 Plaintiffs include discovery served on Mr. Narendra, though the discovery served on Messrs. Winklevoss was substantively the same. To reduce the burden on the Court, Plaintiffs are providing only Mr. Narendra's discovery. 27. Attached hereto as Exhibit AA is a true and correct copy of the November 21, 2005, Order Granting Facebook's Ex Parte Application to Compel Depositions of Defendants Related to Personal Jurisdict ion, requiring Defendants to appear for deposition on or before December 23, 2005. 28. Attached hereto as Exhibit BB is a true and correct copy of the January 6, 2006, Order Granting Facebook, Inc.'s Ex Parte Application to Compel Limited Deposition on the Subject of Personal Jurisdiction, requiring ConnectU to appear for deposition. 29. Attached hereto as Exhibit CC is a true and correct copy of Notice of Motion, Motion, and Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of TheFacebook, Inc.'s Motion to Compel Limited Depositions on the Subject of Personal Jurisdiction, filed November 30, 2005; Notice of Motion and Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of TheFacebook, Inc.'s OHS West:260305538.1 -4- SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 6 of 8 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 27 28 Motion to Compel Supplemental Responses and Production of Documents in Response to its First Sets of Special Interrogatories and Requests for Production, filed January 17, 2006; Notice of Motion and Memorandum of Points and Authorities in Support of TheFacebook, Inc.'s Motion to Compel Supplemental Responses to Facebook, Inc.'s First Sets of Form Interrogatories and Requests for Admission, filed January 31, 2006. [CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENT SUBMITTED SEPARATELY UNDER SEAL] 30. Attached hereto as Exhibit DD is a true and correct copy of the February 17, 2006, Order granting, in-part, Facebook's Motions to Compel. 31. Attached hereto as Exhibit EE is a true and correct copy of the Declarat ion of ConnectU LLC, dated March 3, 2006, indicat ing that a diligent search had been performed and all responsive documents were produced, 32. Attached hereto as Exhibit FF is a true and correct copy of relevant excerpts of the June 22, 2006, hearing transcript in ConnectU, LLC v. Zuckerberg, et al; Case No. 04-cv11923-DPW, District of Massachusetts. 33. Attached hereto as Exhibit GG is a true and correct copy of the Notice of Ex Parte Applicat ion to Compel Depositions of Defendants Related to Personal Jurisdiction; Memorandum of Points and Authorities, filed November 21, 2005. 34. Attached hereto as Exhibit HH is a true and correct copy of the Amendment to Second Amended Response of Defendant ConnectU LLC to Plaintiff's First Set of Special Interrogatories (1-23), served June 21, 2006. 35. Attached hereto as Exhibit II is a true and correct copy of the Order re: (1) Defendant ConnectU LLC's Motion for Sanctions in Violation of Court Order; (2) Defendant Cameron Winklevoss, Tyler Winklevoss, Howard Winklevoss, and Divya Narendra's Motion to Seal Records Filed in Connection With Defendant ConnectU LLC's Motio for Sanctions in Violation of Court Order; (2&3) Plaintiff's and Defendants' Motions to File Under Seal; AND, (4) Plaintiff TheFacebook Inc.'s Motion to Compel Supplemental Responses to Facebook Inc.'s First Set of Form Interrogatories and Requests for Admission, entered March 3, 2006. 36. Attached hereto as Exhibit JJ is a true and correct copy of the Response and -5SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS OHS West:260305538.1 Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 7 of 8 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 27 28 Object ions of Defendant Divya Narendra to Plaintiffs First Set of Special Interrogatories (Nos 123), served December 5, 2005. 37. Attached hereto as Exhibit KK is a true and correct copy of the Response of Defendant Divya Narendra to Form Interrogatories, served October 31, 2005. I declare under penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. Executed this 19th day of September, 2007, at Menlo Park, California. /s/ Theresa A. Sutton /s/ Theresa A. Sutton OHS West:260305538.1 -6- SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS Case 5:07-cv-01389-RS Document 158 Filed 09/19/2007 Page 8 of 8 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 27 28 OHS West:260305538.1 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that this document(s) filed through the ECF system will be sent electronically to the registered participants as identified on the Notice of Electronic Filing (NEF) and paper copies will be sent to those indicated as non registered participants on September 19, 2007. Dated: September 19, 2007. Respect fully submitted, /s/ Theresa A. Sutton /s/ Theresa A. Sutton SUTTON DECL. ISO PLAINTIFF'S OPPOSITION 5:07-CV-01389-RS

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