The Football Association Premier League Limited et al v. Youtube, Inc. et al

Filing 158

MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment dismissing with prejudice Defendants' First Defense asserted in Defendants' Answer to the Second Amended Class Action Complaint.. Document filed by The Music Force LLC, Cal IV Entertainment, LLC, Cherry Lane Music Publishing Company, Inc., The Football Association Premier League Limited, Robert Tur, National Music Publishers' Association, The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization, Edward B. Marks Music Company, Freddy Bienstock Music Company, Alley Music Corporation, X-Ray Dog Music, Inc., Federation Francaise De Tennis, The Scottish Premier League Limited, The Music Force Media Group LLC, Sin-Drome Records, Ltd., Murbo Music Publishing, Inc., Bourne Co..(Solomon, Louis)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK ----------------------------------- X THE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION PREMIER : LEAGUE LIMITED, BOURNE CO. (together : with its affiliate MURBO MUSIC PUBLISHING, : INC.), CHERRY LANE MUSIC PUBLISHING : COMPANY, INC., CAL IV ENTERTAINMENT : LLC, ROBERT TUR d/b/a LOS ANGELES : NEWS SERVICE, NATIONAL MUSIC : PUBLISHERS' ASSOCIATION, THE : RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN : ORGANIZATION, STAGE THREE MUSIC : (US), INC., EDWARD B. MARKS MUSIC : COMPANY, FREDDY BIENSTOCK MUSIC : COMPANY d/b/a BIENSTOCK PUBLISHING : COMPANY, ALLEY MUSIC CORPORATION, : X-RAY DOG MUSIC, INC., FÉDÉRATION : FRANÇAISE DE TENNIS, THE MUSIC FORCE : LLC, and SIN-DROME RECORDS, LTD. on : behalf of themselves and all others similarly : situated, : : Plaintiffs, : : v. : : YOUTUBE, INC., YOUTUBE, LLC and : GOOGLE, INC., : : Defendants. : ----------------------------------- X 07 Civ. 3582 (LLS) (related case no. 07 Civ. 2103 (LLS), the "Viacom action") ECF CASE CLASS PLAINTIFFS' NOTICE OF MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT, pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 56 and L. Civ. R. 56.1, the Class Plaintiffs shall move this Court, before the Hon. Louis L. Stanton, at the United States Court House, 500 Pearl Street, New York, New York, at a date and time to be set by the Court, for an Order granting partial summary judgment dismissing with prejudice Defendants' First Defense (DMCA Safe Harbor Defense) asserted in Defendants' Answer to the Second Amended Class Action Complaint, and for such other and further relief as the Court deems just. PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that in support of this motion, the Class Plaintiffs shall rely on the accompanying Declaration of Elizabeth A. Figueira and the exhibits annexed thereto, the Class Plaintiffs' Statement of Uncontroverted Facts, the Class Plaintiffs' legal memorandum, all pleadings and prior proceeding in this action and the related Viacom action, and to minimize duplication the additional evidence and arguments submitted by Viacom in support of its contemporaneous motion for partial summary judgment in its related action. The materials referenced above are being filed under seal pursuant to the stipulated protective order in this case, pending court rulings and/or agreements by the parties with respect to unsealing. Dated: New York, New York March 5, 2010 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Louis M. Solomon Louis M. Solomon William M. Hart Hal S. Shaftel Noah Siskind Gitterman PROSKAUER ROSE LLP 1585 Broadway New York, NY 10036 Telephone: (212) 969-3000 Email: -andMax W. Berger John C. Browne BERNSTEIN LITOWITZ BERGER & GROSSMANN LLP 1285 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10019 Telephone: (212) 554-1400 Email: Attorneys For Lead And Named Plaintiffs And Interim Class Counsel For The Prospective Class 2 Daniel Girard Aaron Sheanin Christina Connolly Sharp GIRARD GIBBS LLP 601 California Street, 14th Floor San Francisco, CA 94108 -andGerald E. Martin Laurel Johnston BARRETT JOHNSTON & PARSLEY 217 Second Avenue North Nashville, TN 37201 -andKevin Doherty BURR & FORMAN LLP 700 Two American Center 3102 West End Avenue Nashville, TN 37203 Attorneys for Cal IV Entertainment LLC David S. Stellings Annika K. Martin LIEFF CABRASER HEIMANN & BERNSTEIN, LLP 250 Hudson Street, 8th Floor New York, NY 10017-2024 Tel. (212) 355-9500 Fax. (212) 355-9592 -andJacqueline Charlesworth James E. Hough MORRISON & FOERSTER 1290 Avenue of the Americas New York, New York 10104 Phone (212) 468-8158 Facsimile (212) 468-7900 Attorneys for the National Music Publishers' Association, Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization, Stage Three Music (US), Inc., Edward B. Marks Music Company, Freddy Bienstock Music Company d/b/a Bienstock Publishing Company, and Alley Music Corporation Christopher Lovell Christopher M. McGrath 3 LOVELL STEWART HALEBIAN LLP 61 Broadway, Suite 501 New York, New York 10110 Telephone: (212) 608-1900 Facsimile: (212) 719-4677 -andJeffrey L. Graubart LAW OFFICES OF JEFFREY L. GRAUBART 350 West Colorado Boulevard, Suite 200 Pasadena, California 91105-1855 Telephone: (626) 304-2800 Facsimile: (626) 304-2807 -andSteve D'Onofrio 5335 Wisconsin Avenue, N.W. Suite 950 Washington, D.C. 20015 Telephone: (202) 686-2872 Facsimile: (202) 686-2875 Attorneys for The Music Force Media Group LLC, The Music Force LLC, and Sin-Drome Records, Ltd. 4 TO: Andrew H. Schapiro, Esq. A. John P. Mancini, Esq. Matthew D. Ingber, Esq. MAYER BROWN LLP 1675 Broadway New York, NY 10019-5820 Telephone (212) 506 2500 Facsimile (212) 262 1910 David H. Kramer, Esq. Michael H Rubin, Esq. Bart E. Volkmer, Esq. WILSON SONSINI GOODRICH & ROSATI 650 Page Mill Road Palo Alto, CA 94304 Telephone (650) 493 9300 Facsimile (650) 493-6811 Attorneys for Defendants

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