Case Details

CourtCentral District of California
Docket number2:10-cv-09476
Date case filed2010-12-10
Date case closed2014-12-05
Date of latest filing2015-12-31
Assigned toJudge Otis D Wright, II
Case cause17:101 Copyright Infringement
Nature of suit820 Copyright
Jury demandBoth
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: George Clinton
Party type: Plaintiff
an individual
Attorney name: Jeffrey P Thennisch
Attorney Contact:
Dobrusin & Thennisch PC
29 West Lawrence Street Suite 210
Pontiac, MI 48342
248-292-2920
Fax: 248-292-2910
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Larry Haakon Clough
Attorney Contact:
Larry Haakon Clough Law Offices
21757 Devonshire Street Suite 2
Chatsworth, CA 91311
818-709-8388
Fax: 818-709-8372
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Robert J Allan
Attorney Contact:
Alan Law Group PC
22631 Pacific Coast Highway, #388
Malibu, CA 90265
310-456-3024
Fax: 310-317-0484
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 07/20/2011 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Rodney Alan Rummelsburg
Attorney Contact:
Allan Law Group PC
22917 Pacific Coast Highway Suite 350
Malibu, CA 90265
310-456-3024
Fax: 310-317-0484
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 07/20/2011 ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Will Adams
Party type: Defendant
an individual, p.k.a. will.i.am, individually

doing business asWill I Am Music Publishing
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
Grodsky & Olecki LLP
2001 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 210
Santa Monica, CA 90403
310-315-3009
Fax: 310-315-1557
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
Bryan Cave LLP
3161 Michelson Dr Suite 1500
Irvine, CA 92612-4414
949-223-7000
Fax: 949-223-7100
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
Bryan Cave LLP
1155 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004
202-508-6000
Fax: 202-508-6200
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
Bryan Cave LLP
161 North Clark Street Suite 4300
Chicago, IL 60601
312-602-5000
Fax: 312-602-5050
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 09/15/2011 PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
Bryan Cave LLP
161 North Clark Street Suite 4300
Chicago, Il 60601
312-602-5000
Fax: 312-602-5050
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Allan Pineda
Party type: Defendant
an indiviual, p.k.a. apl.de.ap, individually

doing business asJeepeny Music Publishing
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 09/14/2011 PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Jaime Gomez
Party type: Defendant
an individual, p.k.a. Taboo, individually

doing business asNawasha Networks Publishing
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 09/22/2011 PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Stacy Ferguson
Party type: Defendant
an individual, p.k.a Fergie
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 09/15/2011 PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: George Pajon, Jr.
Party type: Defendant
an individual
TERMINATED: 01/04/2012
Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: John Curtis
Party type: Defendant
an individual
Party: Universal Music Group, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a Delaware corporation
Attorney name: Linda M Burrow
Attorney Contact:
Caldwell Leslie and Proctor PC
1000 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90017
213-629-9040
Fax: 213-629-9022
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Heather L Pearson
Attorney Contact:
Writers Guild of America West, Inc.
7000 W. Third St.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
323.782.4521
Fax: 323.782.4806
Email: [email protected]
TERMINATED: 08/02/2011
Party: UMG Recordings, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a Delaware corporation
Attorney name: Linda M Burrow
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Heather L Pearson
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 08/02/2011
Party: Will I Am Music, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a California corporation
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 09/15/2011 PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a New York corporation
TERMINATED: 01/04/2012
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
TERMINATED: 09/21/2011 PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: El Cubano Music, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a California corporation
TERMINATED: 01/04/2012
Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Emi Blackwood Music Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a Connecticut corporation
TERMINATED: 01/04/2012
Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Tab Magnetic, Inc.
Party type: Defendant
a California corporation
Attorney name: Allen B Grodsky
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jonathan S Pink
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Alec W Farr
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Kara E F Cenar
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Mariangela Seale
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Does
Party type: Defendant
1 through 10
Party: Hendricks & Lewis PLLC
Party type: Creditor
Lien Holder
Attorney name: Mary H Haas
Attorney Contact:
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
865 South Figueroa Street Suite 2400
Los Angeles, CA 90017-2566
213-633-6800
Fax: 213-633-6899
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Gail Killefer
Party type: Mediator (ADR Panel)
United States District Court
312 N. Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12010-12-10 Complaint - (Discovery)COMPLAINT against Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., John Curtis, Does 1 through 10, El Cubano Music, Inc., Emi Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc. Case assigned to Judge Otis D Wright, II for all further proceedings. Discovery referred to Magistrate Judge Paul L. Abrams.(Filing fee $ 350: PAID) Jury Demanded., filed by plaintiff George Clinton.(ghap) (ds). (Entered: 12/14/2010)
22010-12-10 Certificate/Notice of Interested PartiesCERTIFICATION AND NOTICE of Interested Parties filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (ghap) (ds). (Entered: 12/14/2010)
32010-12-10 Notice To Counsel Re: Copyright/Patent/Trademark (CV-31)NOTICE TO COUNSEL RE: Copyright, Patent and Trademark Reporting Requirements. Counsel shall file the appropriate AO-120 and/or AO-121 form with the Clerk within 10 days. (Attachments: # 1 AO-121) (ghap) (Entered: 12/14/2010)
42010-12-10 Notice to Parties of Court-Directed ADR Program (ADR-8)NOTICE TO PARTIES OF ADR PROGRAM filed.(ghap) (Entered: 12/14/2010)
52010-12-16 Report on Filing of Copyright Action (Initial Notification)REPORT ON THE FILING OF AN ACTION regarding a copyright (Initial Notification) filed by George Clinton. (Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 12/16/2010)
62010-12-17 Supplement (non-motion)SUPPLEMENT to Report on Filing of Copyright Action (Initial Notification) 5 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 12/17/2010)
72010-12-27 OrderSTANDING ORDER REGARDING NEWLY ASSIGNED CASES by Judge Otis D Wright II. Read This Order Carefully. It Controls This Case and Differs in Some Respects From the Local Rules. (See Order for Details). (sch) (Entered: 12/28/2010)
82011-01-03 Stipulation to Extend Time to Answer (More than 30 days)STIPULATION for Extension of Time to File Answer to March 4, 2011 filed by Defendants Will Adams, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 01/03/2011)
8.1 Proposed Order
92011-01-03 Notice of LienNOTICE OF LIEN filed by Judgment creditor Hendricks & Lewis PLLC. (lc) (lc). (Entered: 01/04/2011)
102011-01-04 Order Extending Answer Due DeadlineORDER Extending Deadline for Defendants' to File a Response to Plaintiff's Complaint by Sixty Days Pursuant to Local Rules 7-1 and 8-3, 8 by Judge Otis D Wright II. Defendants Will Adams answer due 3/4/2011; Stacy Ferguson answer due 3/4/2011; Jaime Gomez answer due 3/4/2011; Allan Pineda answer due 3/4/2011. (No Further Extensions Will be Granted). (sch) (Entered: 01/04/2011)
112011-01-05 Stipulation to Extend Time to Answer (More than 30 days)STIPULATION for Extension of Time to File Answer to March 4, 2011 filed by Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 01/05/2011)
11.1 Proposed Order
122011-01-06 Order Extending Answer Due DeadlineORDER EXTENDING Deadline For Defendants' To File a Response to Plaintiff's Complaint by Sixty Days Pursuant to Local Rules 7-1 and 8-3, 11 by Judge Otis D Wright II. Defendants Will I Am Music, Inc., Tab Magnetic, Inc., and Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc. answer extended to 3/4/2011. (sch) (Entered: 01/06/2011)
132011-01-10 Stipulation to Extend Time to Answer (More than 30 days)STIPULATION for Extension of Time to File Answer to March 4, 2011 filed by Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., Emi Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 01/10/2011)
142011-01-12 Order Extending Answer Due DeadlineORDER granting Stipulation to Extend Time to Answer (More than 30 days) 13 as to defendants Emi Blackwood Music Inc. answer due 3/4/2011; George Pajon, Jr answer due 3/4/2011 by Judge Otis D Wright, II (lc) (Entered: 01/12/2011)
152011-01-14 Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceAPPLICATION for attorney Kara E. F. Cenar to Appear Pro Hac Vice (PHV FEE NOT PAID.) filed by Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., Emi Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 01/14/2011)
162011-01-17 Stipulation to Extend Time to Answer (More than 30 days)STIPULATION for Extension of Time to File Answer to March 10, 2011 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 01/17/2011)
172011-01-18 Notice of AppearanceNOTICE of Appearance filed by attorney Linda M Burrow on behalf of Defendants UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc. (Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 01/18/2011)
182011-01-18 Order Extending Answer Due DeadlineORDER Extending Deadline for Defendants' to File a Response to Plaintiff's Complaint by Sixty Days Pursuant to Local Rules 7-1 and 8-3, 16 by Judge Otis D Wright II. Based on the Parties stipulation thereto, and for good cause shown, this Court hereby Orders that the deadline for Defendants UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP, INC. and UMG RECORDINGS, INC. to file a response to Plaintiffs Complaint shall be extended to March 10, 2011. (sch) (Entered: 01/20/2011)
192011-02-24 Order on Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 15 Application to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Attorney Kara E F Cenar on behalf of Defendants, designating Jonathan S. Pink as local counsel. (lt) (Entered: 02/25/2011)
202011-03-03 Service of Summons and Complaint Returned Executed (21 days)PROOF OF SERVICE Executed by Plaintiff George Clinton, upon Defendant John Curtis served on 3/1/2011, answer due 3/22/2011. in compliance with Federal Rules of Civil Procedure by personal service. Original Summons NOT returned. (Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 03/03/2011)
212011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 with JURY DEMAND filed by Defendants Will Adams, Will I Am Music, Inc..(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
222011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendant Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc..(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
232011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendant Emi Blackwood Music Inc..(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
242011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendant Stacy Ferguson.(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
252011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendant Jaime Gomez, Tab Magnetic, Inc..(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
262011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendants El Cubano Music, Inc., George Pajon, Jr.(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
272011-03-04 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendant Allan Pineda.(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/04/2011)
282011-03-07 Notice of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Documents (G-112)NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 23 , Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 22 , Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 21 , Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 24 , Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 25 , Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 27 , Answer to Complaint (Discovery) 26 by Will Adams, Will I Am Music, Cherry land Music, EMI Blackwood Music, Stacy Fergusion, Jaime Gomez, El Cubano Music and Allen Pineda. The following error(s) was found: Local Rule 7.1-1 No Certification of Interested Parties. In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the court directs you to do so. (lc) (Entered: 03/07/2011)
292011-03-07 OrderORDER SETTING SCHEDULING CONFERENCE by Judge Otis D Wright, II,, Set deadlines( Rule 26 Meeting Report due by 4/11/2011.), Set hearings( Scheduling Conference set for 4/25/2011 01:30 PM before Judge Otis D Wright II.) (rne) (Entered: 03/07/2011)
302011-03-07 Certificate/Notice of Interested PartiesNotice of Interested Parties filed by Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., El Cubano Music, Inc., Emi Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc., (Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 03/07/2011)
312011-03-10 Answer to Complaint (Discovery)ANSWER to Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery), Complaint - (Discovery) 1 filed by Defendant UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc..(Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 03/10/2011)
322011-03-10 Certificate/Notice of Interested PartiesCERTIFICATE of Interested Parties filed by Defendant UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc., identifying UMG Recordings, Inc. is a Delaware corporation whose parent companies include Universal Music Group, Inc., a Delaware corporation. The ultimate parent of UMG Recordings, Inc. is Vivendi, S.A., a publicly traded French corporation. Universal Music Group, Inc. is a Delaware corporation whose ultimate parent is Vivendi, S.A., a publicly traded French corporation.. (Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 03/10/2011)
332011-04-11 ReportFRCP RULE 26(F) JOINT REPORT of Discovery Plan and Proposed Scheduling filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Schedule of Pretrial and Trial Dates)(Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 04/11/2011)
342011-04-12 Notice of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Documents (G-112)NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: Report 33 . The following error(s) was found: Incorrect event selected. The correct event is: Joint Rule 26(f) Discovery Plan. In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the court directs you to do so. (lc) (Entered: 04/12/2011)
352011-04-13 Miscellaneous DocumentADR Program Questionnaire filed by Plaintiff George Clinton re: Report 33 (Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 04/13/2011)
362011-04-13 Minutes of In Chambers Order/Directive - no proceeding heldMINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS by Judge Otis D Wright, II:The Court is in receipt of the parties Joint Rule 26(f) Report. The Court has reviewed the report and deems a scheduling conference unnecessary. Accordingly, the scheduling conference presently scheduled for April 25, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. is hereby VACATED, and no appearances are necessary. A Scheduling and Case Management Order will issue. (lc) (Entered: 04/14/2011)
372011-04-14 Notice of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Documents (G-112)NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: plaintiffs Miscellaneous Document 35 . The following error(s) was found: Incorrect event selected. The correct event is: ADR Program Questionaire (ADR-9). In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the court directs you to do so. (lc) (Entered: 04/14/2011)
382011-04-29 Scheduling OrderSCHEDULING AND CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER by Judge Otis D Wright II: Jury trial: 5/1/12 9:00 AM; File final trial exhibit stipulation: 4/26/12; hearing on motions in limine: 4/23/12 2:30 PM; Pretrial Conference: 4/9/12 2:30 PM; motions in limine, proposed voir dire questions and proposed voir dire questions and agreed to statement of case: 4/9/12; lodged Pretrial conference order and pretrial exhibit stipulation, file contentions of fact and law, exhibit and witness lists, status report regarding settlement, agreed upon set of instructions and verdict forms, joint statement regarding disputed instructions verdicts etc: 4/2/12; last date to conduct settlement conference: 3/5/12;last day for hearing motions: 3/12/12 1:30 PM; discovery cutoff: 1/30/12; last date to amend pleadings or add parties: 7/18/11. (lc) Modified on 5/3/2011 (rne) corrected motions in limine hrg time. (Entered: 05/02/2011)
392011-05-19 Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceAPPLICATION for attorney Mariangela M. Seale to Appear Pro Hac Vice (PHV FEE NOT PAID.) filed by Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., Emi Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 05/19/2011)
402011-05-20 Order on Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 39 Application to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Attorney Mariangela M. Seale on behalf of Will Adams, Allan Pineda, Jaime Gomez, Stacy Ferguson, Will.I.Am Music, Inc., Cherry Lane Music Publishing Co., Tab Magnetic, George Pajon, Jr., EMI blackwood Music, designating Jonathan S. Pink as local counsel. (lt) (Entered: 05/24/2011)
412011-07-14 Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceAPPLICATION for attorney Alec W. Farr to Appear Pro Hac Vice (PHV FEE NOT PAID.) filed by Defendants Will Adams, Emi Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Pink, Jonathan) (Entered: 07/14/2011)
422011-07-15 Order on Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 41 Application to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Attorney Alec W. Farr on behalf of Defendants Will Adams, Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc., EMI Blackwood Music Inc., Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, George Pajon, Jr, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc. and will.i.am music, inc., designating Jonathan S. Pink as local counsel. (vh) (Entered: 07/18/2011)
432011-07-19 Notice of LienNOTICE OF LIEN filed by Former Attorney for Plaintiff George Clinton. (Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 07/19/2011)
442011-07-19 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)First REQUEST to Substitute attorney Larry Haakon Clough in place of attorney Robert J. Allan; Rod Rummelsburg; Justin Sobodash filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 07/19/2011)
452011-07-20 Notice of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Documents (G-112)NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: First REQUEST to Substitute attorney Larry Haakon Clough in place of attorney Robert J. Allan; Rod Rummelsburg; Justin Sobodash 44 . The following error(s) was found: Missing Proposed order which should have been submitted as a separate attachment. (form available on courts website).In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the court directs you to do so. (lc) (Entered: 07/20/2011)
462011-07-20 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Larry Haakon Clough in place of attorney Robert J. Allan, Rod Rummelsburg, Justin Sobodash filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Rummelsburg, Rodney) (Entered: 07/20/2011)
472011-07-20 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: Request to Substitute Attorney Larry Haakon Clough for George Clinton in place and stead of Attorneys Robert J Allan and Rodney Alan Rummelsburg 44 46 GRANTED. (ir) (Entered: 07/21/2011)
482011-08-01 Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceAPPLICATION for attorney Jeffrey P. Thennisch to Appear Pro Hac Vice(PHV Fee of $275 receipt number 0973-9016658 paid.) filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order, # 2 Exhibit Certificate of Good Standing)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 08/01/2011)
492011-08-02 Notice of Change of Attorney Business or Contact Information (G-06)NOTICE of Change of Attorney Information for attorney Linda M Burrow counsel for Defendants UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc..Heather Pearson is no longer attorney of record for the aforementioned party in this case for the reason indicated in the G-06 Notice. Filed by defendant UMG RECORDINGS, INC. (Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 08/02/2011)
502011-08-02 Proof of Service (subsequent documents)PROOF OF SERVICE filed by defendant UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc., re Notice of Change of Attorney Information (G-06), Notice of Change of Attorney Information (G-06) 49 served on August 2, 2011. (Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 08/02/2011)
512011-08-02 Order on Application to Appear Pro Hac ViceORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 48 Application to Appear Pro Hac Vice by Attorney Jeffrey P. Thennisch on behalf of Plaintiff, designating Larry Haakon Clough as local counsel. (lt) (Entered: 08/03/2011)
522011-09-13 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E. F. Cenar filed by Defendant Allan Pineda. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval on Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 09/13/2011)
532011-09-14 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 52 Defendant Allan Pineda's Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B. Grodsky of Grodsky & Olecki LLP as attorney of record in place and stead of Attorney Kara E F Cenar. (lom) (Entered: 09/14/2011)
542011-09-15 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E.F. Cenar filed by Defendant Will Adams. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval of Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 09/15/2011)
552011-09-15 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E.F. Cenar filed by Defendant Stacy Ferguson. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval of Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 09/15/2011)
562011-09-15 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E.F. Cenar filed by Defendant Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval of Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 09/15/2011)
572011-09-15 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 54 defendant Will Adams Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place and instead of Kara E.F.Cenar. (lc) (Entered: 09/16/2011)
582011-09-15 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 55 defendant Stacy Ferguson Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place and instead of Kara E.F.Cenar. (lc) (Entered: 09/16/2011)
592011-09-15 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 56 defendant will.i.am.music, inc. Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place and instead of Kara E.F.Cenar. (lc) (Entered: 09/16/2011)
602011-09-19 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E.F. Cenar filed by Defendant Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval of Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 09/19/2011)
612011-09-21 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 60 Cherry Lane Music Publishing Co. Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B Grodsky instead and in place of Kara E F Cenar. (lc) Modified on 9/21/2011 (lc). (Entered: 09/21/2011)
622011-09-21 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E.F. Cenar filed by Defendant Jaime Gomez. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval of Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 09/21/2011)
632011-09-22 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 62 Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B Brodsky in place and instead of Kara E F Cenar. (lc) (Entered: 09/22/2011)
642011-09-28 Stipulation for OrderSTIPULATION for Order for voluntary stay of discovery between certain parties filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 09/28/2011)
652011-09-28 OrderORDER GRANTING STIPULATED REQUEST FOR VOLUNTARY STAY OF DISCOVERY BETWEEN CERTAIN PARTIES UNTIL OCTOBER 31, 2011 64 by Judge Otis D Wright, II, (lc) Modified on 9/29/2011 (lc). (Entered: 09/29/2011)
662011-10-20 Request to Substitute Attorney (G-01)REQUEST to Substitute attorney Allen B. Grodsky in place of attorney Kara E.F. Cenar filed by Defendant Tab Magnetic, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order on Request for Approval of Substitution of Attorney)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 10/20/2011)
672011-10-20 Order on Request to Substitute AttorneyORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II: granting 66 Request to Substitute Attorney Allen B Grodsky in place and instead of Kara E F Cenar as to defendant Will Adams. (lc) (Entered: 10/21/2011)
682011-11-30 Stipulation to Amend/CorrectSTIPULATION to AMEND Scheduling Order, Set/Reset Deadlines/Hearings,,,,,, 38 filed by Defendant Will Adams. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order granting Stipulation)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 11/30/2011)
692011-12-01 OrderORDER GRANTING 68 STIPULATED REQUEST FOR 30 DAY EXTENSION OF DATES IN SCHEDULING AND CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER AND 30 DAY STAY OF DISCOVERY by Judge Otis D Wright, II : The deadlines and hearings originally scheduled have been rescheduled: Jury Trial set for 6/5/2012 09:00 AM; Last day to file final pretrial ex stip. is 5/25/2012; Hearing on moiton in limine : 5/21/2012 2:30 PM; Pretrial Conference set for 5/7/2012 02:30 PM; Proposed Pretrial Order, etc due by 4/30/2012; Last day for hearing on motions: 4/9/2012; Last date to conduct settlement conference is 4/2/2012; Discovery cut-off 2/29/2012; (lc) (Entered: 12/01/2011)
702012-01-04 Stipulation to Dismiss PartySTIPULATION to Dismiss Defendants Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc. filed by Defendant Cherry Land Music Publishing Company, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order Dismissing Certain Defendants)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 01/04/2012)
712012-01-04 OrderORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II, re Stipulation to Dismiss Certain Parties 70 : (1) The above-captioned action be and hereby is dismissed with prejudice pursuant to Rule 41(a)(1)(A)(ii) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure as to defendants George Pajon, Cherry Lane Music Publishing Company,Inc., El Cubano Music, Inc., and EMI Blackwood Music Inc. 2) Plaintiff and the Dismissed Defendants will bear their own attorneys fees and costs. (lc) (Entered: 01/04/2012)
722012-02-16 Motion for Relief of Discovery MatterNOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Relief from Deemed Admissions filed by plaintiff George Clinton. Motion set for hearing on 3/26/2012 at 01:30 PM before Judge Otis D Wright II. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 02/16/2012)
732012-03-01 Minutes of In Chambers Order/Directive - no proceeding heldMINUTE ORDER (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge Otis D Wright II. The Court refers the Plaintiffs Motion to be Relieved From Deemed Admissions 72 filed on February 16, 2012 to the Honorable Magistrate Judge Paul L. Abrams. The current hearing date of March 26, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. for this motion shall be calendared before Magistrate Judge. (sch) (Entered: 03/01/2012)
742012-03-02 Notice of WithdrawalNotice of Withdrawal of Motion for Relief of Discovery Matter 72 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/02/2012)
752012-03-07 Motion for Partial Summary JudgmentNOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment filed by Defendant Will Adams. Motion set for hearing on 4/9/2012 at 01:30 PM before Judge Otis D Wright II. (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
762012-03-07 Memorandum in Support of MotionMEMORANDUM in Support of MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Defendant Will Adams. (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
772012-03-07 Statement (Motion related)STATEMENT of Uncontroverted Facts MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Defendant Will Adams. (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
782012-03-07 Declaration (Motion related)DECLARATION of Marshall et al. in support of MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Defendant Will Adams. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration of Craig Marshall, # 2 Declaration of Deborah Mannis-Gardner, # 3 Declaration of Rachel Rosoff, # 4 Declaration of Allen B. Grodsky, # 5 Exhibit 1, # 6 Exhibit 2-8, # 7 Exhibit 9-14)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
792012-03-07 Notice of LodgingNOTICE OF LODGING filed re MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order (Statement of Decision))(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
802012-03-07 Request for Judicial NoticeREQUEST FOR JUDICIAL NOTICE re MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Defendant Will Adams. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
812012-03-07 Notice of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Documents (G-112)NOTICE TO FILER OF DEFICIENCIES in Electronically Filed Documents RE: Statement (Motion related) 77 . The following error(s) was found: statement of uncontroverted facts are proposed documents to be approved by the Judge and should not be efiled, but submitted as a separate attachment to a main document. In response to this notice the court may order (1) an amended or correct document to be filed (2) the document stricken or (3) take other action as the court deems appropriate. You need not take any action in response to this notice unless and until the court directs you to do so. (lc) (Entered: 03/07/2012)
822012-03-12 Stipulation for HearingJoint STIPULATION for Hearing re MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/12/2012)
832012-03-12 OrderORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II, re Stipulation the following dates are continued 68 :Jury Trial June 5, 2012 at 9:00 a.m.; Last day to file Final Pretrial Ex. Stip. May 25, 2012; Hearing on motion in limine May 21, 2012 at 2:30 p.m.; Pre-trial Conference May 7, 2012 at 2:30 p.m.; Last day to lodge proposed PTO, etc. April 30, 2012; Last day for hearing on motions April 9, 2012; Last day to conduct settlement conference April 2, 2012; Discovery Cut-Off February 29, 2012;It is hereby further ORDERED that the original due dates for Plaintiffs Opposition and Defendants Reply to Defendants March 7, 2012 Motion for Partial Summary Judgment (Dkt. No. 76) remain unaffected by this Order. Thus, Plaintiffs Opposition is due by March 19, 2012, andDefendants Reply is due by March 26, 2012. (lc) (Entered: 03/13/2012)
842012-03-19 Objection/Opposition (Motion related)Plaintiff's Response In Opposition To Defendants' Request For Judicial Notice In Support Of Motion For Partial Summary Judgment Opposition re: MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
852012-03-19 Request for Judicial NoticeREQUEST FOR JUDICIAL NOTICE re MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 Opposition filed by George Clinton George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
862012-03-19 Declaration (Motion related)DECLARATION of George Clinton In Opposition to MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
872012-03-19 Declaration (Motion related)DECLARATION of Eban Kelly In Opposition to MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
882012-03-19 Declaration (Motion related)DECLARATION of Jeffrey P. Thennisch In Opposition to MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Exhibit E)(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
892012-03-19 StatementSTATEMENT of Genuine Disputes of Material Facts filed by Plaintiff George Clinton (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
902012-03-19 Response in Opposition to MotionOPPOSITION to MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 03/19/2012)
912012-03-26 Reply (Motion related)REPLY in Support of Defendants' MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Defendants Will Adams, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Declaration Reply Declaration of Allen B. Grodsky, # 2 Exhibit Exhibit 15)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/26/2012)
922012-03-26 Objection/Opposition (Motion related)Objections to Evidence Offered by Plaintiff in Opposition to Defendants' Motion for Partial Summary Judgment re: MOTION for Partial Summary Judgment 75 filed by Defendants Will Adams, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 03/26/2012)
932012-04-10 Request for ADR Procedure No. 2 - (ADR-1)REQUEST for ADR Procedure No. 2 filled. Parties request to appear before a neutral selected from the court's Mediation Panel for mediation. Filed by Plaintiff George Clinton(Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 04/10/2012)
942012-04-11 Order on Motion for Partial Summary JudgmentMINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge Otis D Wright, II: Hearing on MOTION for PartialSummary Judgment 75 , scheduled for April 16, 2012 at 1:30 p.m., is herebyVACATED and taken off calendar. No appearances are necessary.The matter stands submitted, and will be decided upon without oral argument. An order will issue. (lc) (Entered: 04/11/2012)
952012-04-18 Order/Referral to ADR (No 2) (Mediation Panel) (ADR-12)ORDER/REFERRAL to ADR Procedure No 2 by Judge Otis D Wright, II. Case ordered to Court Mediation Panel for mediation. (cch) (Entered: 04/18/2012)
962012-04-30 Exhibit ListJOINT Exhibit List filed by Plaintiff and Defendants Will Adams, George Clinton, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., UMG Recordings, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc... (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
972012-04-30 Jury Instructions (Proposed)PROPOSED JURY INSTRUCTIONS (Annotated set) filed by Plaintiff and Defendants Will Adams, George Clinton, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., UMG Recordings, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc... (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
982012-04-30 Jury Verdict (Proposed)PROPOSED JURY VERDICT filed by Plaintiff and Defendants Will Adams, George Clinton, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., UMG Recordings, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
992012-04-30 Witness ListWitness List filed by Defendants Will Adams, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc... (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1002012-04-30 Memorandum of Contentions of Fact and LawMEMORANDUM of CONTENTIONS of FACT and LAW filed by Defendants Will Adams, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1012012-04-30 Joinder (non-motion)JOINDER filed by Defendant UMG Recordings, Inc. joining in Witness List 99 . (Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1022012-04-30 Joinder (non-motion)JOINDER filed by Defendant UMG Recordings, Inc. joining in Memorandum of Contentions of Fact and Law 100 . (Burrow, Linda) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1032012-04-30 Memorandum of Contentions of Fact and LawMEMORANDUM of CONTENTIONS of FACT and LAW filed by Plaintiff George Clinton. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1042012-04-30 Witness ListWitness List filed by plaintiff George Clinton.. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1052012-04-30 Jury Instructions (Proposed)PROPOSED JURY INSTRUCTIONS filed by plaintiff George Clinton.. (Thennisch, Jeffrey) (Entered: 04/30/2012)
1062012-05-01 Order on Motion for Partial Summary JudgmentMINUTES OF Motion for Summary Judgment 75 - Telephonic Hearing held before Judge Otis D Wright II. Case called, telephonic appearances made. The Court hears oral argument. This matter stands submitted. An order will issue. Court Reporter: Katie Thibodeaux. (sch) (Entered: 05/01/2012)
1072012-05-07 Order on Motion for Partial Summary JudgmentORDER Granting in Part and Denying in Part Defendants' Motion for Summary Judgment 75 by Judge Otis D Wright, II. See order for details. (cch) (Entered: 05/07/2012)
1082012-05-07 Mediation Report (ADR-3) Unable to Reach AgreementMEDIATION REPORT Filed by Mediator (ADR Panel) Gail Killefer: Mediation held on April 27, 2012. The parties are unable to reach an agreement at this time. Negotiations are ongoing.(mb) (Entered: 05/07/2012)
1092012-05-14 Minutes of In Chambers Order/Directive - no proceeding heldMINUTE ORDER IN CHAMBERS by Judge Otis D Wright, II. Having been advised by the parties that the settlement has been reached and because no Motions in Limine have been filed in this action, the Court on its own motion, vacates the Motion in Limine Hearing set for May 14, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. (cch) (Entered: 05/14/2012)
1102012-05-14 Notice of SettlementNOTICE of Settlement and Stipulation to Vacate Order to Show Cause, Pre-Trial Conference and Trial Dates filed by Plaintiff and Defendants Will Adams, George Clinton, Stacy Ferguson, Jaime Gomez, Allan Pineda, Tab Magnetic, Inc., UMG Recordings, Inc., Universal Music Group, Inc., Will I Am Music, Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order)(Grodsky, Allen) (Entered: 05/14/2012)
110.1 Proposed Order
1112012-05-15 OrderORDER by Judge Otis D Wright, II, re Notice of Settlement and stipulation 110 :1. The Parties Notice of Settlement and Stipulation to Vacate Order toShow Cause, Final Pre-Trial Conference and Trial Dates is hereby APPROVED. 2. The Courts order to show cause no later than May 21, 2012 why Defendant will.i.am music, inc. should not have default judgment entered against is hereby VACATED. 3. The Final Pre-Trial Conference presently scheduled for May 22, 2012 is hereby VACATED. 4. The trial date presently scheduled for June 5, 2012 is hereby VACATED. 5. Within 21 days of the date of entry of this Order, the Parties shall submit a Joint Status Report regarding the status of their efforts to memorialize a long-form settlement agreement, and the status of Plaintiffs efforts to obtain approval of the settlement from the Court or Plaintiffs lienholders. (lc) (Entered: 05/15/2012)
1122012-05-17 Mediation Report (ADR-3) Completely SettledMEDIATION REPORT Filed by Mediator (ADR Panel) Gail Killefer: Mediation held on 4/27 - 5/11/2012 and the case has been completely settled. Pending approval of the Court or Lienholder. With the filing of this Report, the parties are advised that they must notify the trial judges deputy courtroom clerk of the fact of settlement and to promptly file documents regarding the final disposition of the case.(mb) (Entered: 05/17/2012)
1132012-05-18 Minutes of In Chambers Order/Directive - no proceeding heldMINUTE ORDER (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge Otis D Wright II. The Court orders the parties to show cause why settlement has not been finalized and sets a hearing on the matter for Monday, August 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. The OSC hearing will be vacated upon the filing of a stipulation and proposed order of dismissal. (sch) (Entered: 05/18/2012)
1142012-05-31 Ex Parte Application for Settlement
1152012-06-01 Response in Opposition to Motion
1162012-06-05 Status Report
1172012-06-06 Order on Ex Parte Application for Settlement
1182012-06-07 Order
1192012-06-07 Report of Determination of Copyright Action (CLOSE)(AO 121)
1202012-06-08 Stipulation to Dismiss Case
1212012-06-08 Notice of Manual Filing (G-92)
1222012-06-14 Notice of Manual Filing (G-92)
1232012-06-14 Ex Parte Application for Consideration
1242012-06-15 Ex Parte Application for Joinder
1252012-06-19 Order on Ex Parte Application for Consideration
1262012-06-15 Ex Parte Application for Order
1272012-06-19 Notice of Document Discrepancies - Granting
1282012-06-19 Order on Ex Parte Application for Order
1292012-06-19 Notice of Document Discrepancies - Granting
1302012-06-12 Ex Parte Application to Seal (a Document)
1312012-06-20 Order on Ex Parte Application to Seal (Document)
1322012-06-20 Motion for Disbursement of Funds
1332012-06-25 Notice of Manual Filing (G-92)
1342012-06-25 Response in Opposition to Motion
1352012-06-26 Order on Motion for Disbursement of Funds
1362012-06-28 Amended Document (Non-Motion)
1372012-06-29 Notice of Deficiency in Electronically Filed Documents (G-112)
1382012-07-02 Objection/Opposition (Motion related)
1392012-07-02 Notice of Manual Filing (G-92)
1402012-07-02 Ex Parte Application for Order
1412012-07-03 Errata
1422012-06-27 Notice of Document Discrepancies and Order - Rejecting
1432012-07-09 Minutes of In Chambers Order/Directive - no proceeding held
1442012-07-10 Reply (Motion related)
1452012-07-16 Order on Ex Parte Application for Order
1462012-07-16 Declaration (Motion related)
1472012-07-18 Request for Judicial Notice
1482012-07-16 Reply (non-motion)
1492012-08-07 Order
1502012-09-06 Notice of Appeal to 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
150.1 Exhibit A
1512012-09-10 9th CCA Assigned Case Number Notice
1522013-01-31 Notice (Other)
1532013-01-31 Notice of Appearance
1542013-01-31 Notice of Change of Address