Buck v. Equifax Information Services LLC

Filing 23

ORDER granting Defendant's 22 Unopposed MOTION for Extension of Time to File Answer re 1 Complaint through and including 3/3/2023. Signed by Judge Ricardo S. Martinez. (SB)

Download PDF
Case 3:22-cv-05975-RSM Document 23 Filed 01/17/23 Page 1 of 4 1 The Honorable Ricardo S. Martinez 2 3 4 5 6 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON TACOMA DIVISION 7 8 9 TYLER JOHN BUCK, 10 Plaintiff, 11 12 13 14 15 v. EQUIFAX INFORMATION SERVICES, LLC; EXPERIAN INFORMATION SOLUTIONS, INC.; TRANS UNION, LLC; VERIZON WIRELESS, LLC; and JEFFERSON CAPITAL SYSTEMS, LLC, 16 Case No. 3:22-cv-05975-RSM DEFENDANT EQUIFAX INFORMATION SERVICES, LLC’S UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR AN EXTENSION OF TIME TO ANSWER OR OTHERWISE RESPOND TO PLAINTIFF’S COMPLAINT NOTED FOR HEARING: same day motion Defendants. 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Defendant Equifax Information Services LLC (“Equifax”), by their attorneys and pursuant to Local Rules 7 and 10 of the Western District of Washington, hereby submits this Unopposed Motion for an Extension of Time to Answer or Otherwise Respond to Plaintiff’s Complaint. In support of its motion, Equifax states as follows: 1. On December 13, 2022, Plaintiff Tyler John Buck filed a Complaint in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington. (ECF No. 1). 2. Equifax was served via process service on its registered agent, Corporation Service Company, on December 28, 2022. 26 EQUIFAX’S UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR EXTENSION [NO. 3:22-CV-05975-RSM] - 1 90873054v.1 SEYFARTH SHAW LLP Attorneys at Law 999 Third Avenue Suite 4700 Seattle, Washington 98104-4041 (206) 946-4910 Case 3:22-cv-05975-RSM Document 23 Filed 01/17/23 Page 2 of 4 1 2 3 3. Pursuant to Rules 8 and 12 of the Federal Rule of Civil Procedure, Equifax must file its responsive pleading by January 18, 2023. 4. On January 9, 2023, counsel for Equifax conferred with Plaintiff’s counsel to 4 confirm that Plaintiff had no objection to extending Equifax’s deadline to answer or respond to 5 Plaintiff’s Complaint. Plaintiff’s counsel confirmed that Plaintiff consents to Equifax’s requested 6 extension. 7 5. Thus, to allow Equifax additional time to investigate Plaintiff’s allegations and to 8 engage in informal settlement discussions with Plaintiff’s counsel, Equifax respectfully requests 9 an extension of time to answer or otherwise respond to Plaintiff’s Complaint through and including 10 11 March 3, 2023 6. This motion is filed before Equifax’s response to Plaintiff’s Complaint is due. 12 Equifax’s request is not sought for the purpose of delay, nor will the additional time adversely 13 affect the just, speedy, and inexpensive determination of this action. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 1. 14 7. 15 WHEREFORE, Equifax respectfully requests the Court to issue an Order extending the 16 time for Equifax to answer or otherwise respond to Plaintiff’s Complaint through and including 17 March 3, 2023. 18 This motion is filed in good faith and is supported by good cause. Respectfully submitted this January 13, 2023. 19 SEYFARTH SHAW LLP 20 21 By: 22 23 24 /s/Andrew R. Escobar Andrew R. Escobar, WSBA No. 42793 999 Third Avenue, Suite 4700 Seattle, Washington 98104-4041 Phone: (206) 946-4910 Email: aescobar@seyfarth.com Counsel for Defendant Equifax Information Services LLC 25 26 EQUIFAX’S UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR EXTENSION [NO. 3:22-CV-05975-RSM] - 2 90873054v.1 SEYFARTH SHAW LLP Attorneys at Law 999 Third Avenue Suite 4700 Seattle, Washington 98104-4041 (206) 946-4910 Case 3:22-cv-05975-RSM Document 23 Filed 01/17/23 Page 3 of 4 1 IT IS SO ORDERED. 2 DATED this 17th day of January, 2023. 3 A 4 5 RICARDO S. MARTINEZ UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 EQUIFAX’S UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR EXTENSION [NO. 3:22-CV-05975-RSM] - 3 90873054v.1 SEYFARTH SHAW LLP Attorneys at Law 999 Third Avenue Suite 4700 Seattle, Washington 98104-4041 (206) 946-4910 Case 3:22-cv-05975-RSM Document 23 Filed 01/17/23 Page 4 of 4 1 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE 2 I hereby certify that on January 13, 2023, I presented the foregoing DEFENDANT 3 EQUIFAX INFORMATION SERVICES, LLC’S UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR AN 4 EXTENSION OF TIME TO ANSWER OR OTHERWISE RESPOND TO PLAINTIFF’S 5 COMPLAINT with the Clerk of the Court using the CM/ECF system, which will send notification 6 of such filing to all counsel of record. 7 8 /s/ Andrew R. Escobar Andrew R. Escobar Counsel for Defendant Equifax Information Services LLC 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE [NO. 3:22-CV-05975-RSM] - 4 90873054v.1 SEYFARTH SHAW LLP Attorneys at Law 999 Third Avenue Suite 4700 Seattle, Washington 98104-4041 (206) 946-4910

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.


Why Is My Information Online?