STC.UNM v. Intel Corporation

Filing 145

MOTION to Bifurcate and Early Trial on Damages by STC. UNM. (Pedersen, Steven)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW MEXICO LAS CRUCES DIVISION STC.UNM, Plaintiff, Civil No. 1:10-cv-01077-RB-WDS v. INTEL CORPORATION Defendant. PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR BIFURCATION AND EARLY TRIAL ON DAMAGES Plaintiff, STC.UNM, moves to bifurcate damages from liability for an early trial, prior to the mandatory settlement conference, solely on the issue of damages. For the reasons set forth in the accompanying memorandum, STC.UNM submits that the proposed bifurcation will increase the likelihood of settlement, save the parties’ time and money, and conserve Court resources. Pursuant to the Court’s authority under Fed. R. Civ. P. 42(b), STC respectfully requests that the motion be granted. Counsel for STC conferred with counsel for Intel regarding the proposed bifurcation, and was informed that Intel does not consent to the motion. Dated: September 27, 2011 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Steven R. Pedersen Rolf O. Stadheim Joseph A. Grear George C. Summerfield Keith A. Vogt Steven R. Pedersen STADHEIM & GREAR, LTD. 400 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2200 Chicago, Illinois 60611 (312) 755-4400 Deron B. Knoner KELEHER & MCLEOD, P.A. 201 Third Street NW, 12th Floor PO Box AA Albuquerque, New Mexico 87103 (505) 346-4646 Attorneys for Plaintiff STC.UNM CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE: The undersigned certifies that on the 27th day of September, 2011 the foregoing was filed electronically through the CM/ECF system, which caused all parties or counsel to be served by electronic means. /s/ Steven R. Pedersen 2

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