Case Details

CourtCentral District of California
Docket number2:12-cv-05725
Date case filed2012-07-02
Date case closed2013-01-25
Date of latest filing2013-01-25
Assigned toJudge Otis D. Wright, II
Case cause17:101 Copyright Infringement
Nature of suit820 Copyright
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: AF Holdings LLC
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Brett Langdon Gibbs
Attorney Contact:
38 Miller Avenue Suite 263
Mill Valley, CA 94941
415-381-3104
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: John Doe
Party type: Defendant

Case Docket

Docket
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Date FiledDocument
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Short
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Long Description
12012-07-02 Complaint - (Discovery)COMPLAINT against Defendant John Doe. Case assigned to Judge John F. Walter for all further proceedings. Discovery referred to Magistrate Judge John E. McDermott. (Filing fee $ 350 PAID.) Jury Demanded., filed by Plaintiff AF Holdings LLC. (et) [Summons not issued on 7/2/2012.] (mg). (Entered: 07/05/2012)
22012-07-02 Certificate/Notice of Interested PartiesCERTIFICATION AND NOTICE of Interested Parties filed by Plaintiff AF Holdings LLC. (et) (mg). (Entered: 07/05/2012)
32012-07-02 Report on Filing of Patent/Trademark Action (Initial Notification)(AO 120)REPORT ON THE FILING OF AN ACTION Regarding a Patent or a Trademark (Initial Notification) filed by AF Holdings LLC. (et) (Entered: 07/05/2012)
42012-07-02 Notice to Parties of Court-Directed ADR Program (ADR-8)NOTICE TO PARTIES OF COURT-DIRECTED ADR PROGRAM filed. (et) (Entered: 07/05/2012)
52012-07-06 OrderSTANDING ORDER by Judge John F. Walter: READ THIS ORDER CAREFULLY. IT CONTROLS THE CASE AND DIFFERS IN SOME RESPECTS FROM THE LOCAL RULES. Counsel are ORDERED to deliver 2 copies of all documents filed electronically in this action to Chambers. For each document filed electronically, one copy shall be marked CHAMBERS COPY and the other copy shall be marked COURTESY COPY. (kbr) (Entered: 07/06/2012)
62012-07-10 Ex Parte Applicaton for Leave re Discovery re DiscoveryEX PARTE APPLICATION for Leave to To Take Expedited Discovery filed by Plaintiff AF Holdings LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Hansmeier Declaration, # 2 Exhibit B - Internet Service Provider Subpoena Compliance Policy, # 3 Proposed Order)(Gibbs, Brett) (Entered: 07/10/2012)
72012-07-11 Order on Ex Parte Application for Leave re Discovery MatterORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF'S EX PARTE APPLICATION FOR LEAVE TO TAKE EXPEDITED DISCOVERY by Magistrate Judge John E. McDermott 6 . [See Order for details.] (san) (Entered: 07/11/2012)
82012-10-05 Transferring Case purs GO 08-05 (Related Case (CV 34)ORDER RE TRANSFER PURSUANT TO GENERAL ORDER 08-05 -Related Case- filed. Related Case No: CV 12-05709 ODW(JCx). Case transferred from Magistrate Judge John E. McDermott and Judge John F. Walter to Judge Otis D Wright, II and Magistrate Judge Jacqueline Chooljian for all further proceedings. The case number will now reflect the initials of the transferee Judge CV 12-05725 ODW(JCx).Signed by Judge Otis D Wright, II (rn) (Entered: 10/05/2012)
92012-10-19 Order to Show CauseORDER VACATING PRIOR EARLY DISCOVERY ORDERS AND ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE by Judge Otis D Wright, II: The Court hereby VACATES any prior order in this case allowing for the issuance of a Rule 45 subpoena prior to a Rule 26(f) scheduling conference. The Court also orders AF Holdings to cease its discovery efforts relating to or based on information obtained through any abovementioned Rule 45 subpoenas. Within 14 days of this order, AF Holdings shall submit a discovery status report detailing its discovery efforts in this case with respect to identifying or locating the Doe Defendant. This report must name all persons that have been identified, including subscribers, through any Rule 45 subpoenas. Failure to timely comply with this order will result in the dismissal of this case. AF Holdingss discovery status report and response to this Order to Show Cause should be filed only in case no. 2:12-cv-5709-ODW(JCx), and should be combined with the discovery status reports and responses for the related cases, unless AF Holdings believes that separate papers are necessary to distinguish the differences between the individual cases by Judge Otis D Wright, II. (lc) (Entered: 10/22/2012)
102012-12-20 Order to Show CauseORDER TO SHOW CAUSE RE LACK OF SERVICE by Judge Otis D Wright, II: Plaintiff is hereby ORDERED TO SHOW CAUSE why Defendant has not been timely served. Plaintiff has 7 days to comply with this order; or if Defendant have been served, Plaintiff has 7 days to file the proof of service. Failure to respond will result in dismissal of this action. (lc) (Entered: 12/21/2012)
112012-12-20 Order to Show CauseORDER TO SHOW CAUSE RE LACK OF SERVICE by Judge Otis D Wright, II: Plaintiff is hereby ORDERED TO SHOW CAUSE why Defendant has not been timely served. Plaintiff has 7 days to comply with this order; or if Defendant have been served, Plaintiff has 7 days to file the proof of service. Failure to respond will result in dismissal of this action. (lc) (Entered: 12/21/2012)
122012-12-21 Notice of Clerical Error (G-11)NOTICE OF CLERICAL ERROR: Due to clerical error : Erroneous duplicative order entry of OSC order as docket entry #10. Re: Order to Show Cause, 11 (lc) (Entered: 12/21/2012)
132012-12-27 Response (non-motion)RESPONSE filed by Plaintiff AF Holdings LLCto Order to Show Cause, 11 Re Lack of Service (Gibbs, Brett) (Entered: 12/27/2012)
142012-12-31 Motion to Disqualify JudgeNOTICE OF MOTION AND MOTION to Disqualify Judge Honorable Otis D. Wright, II filed by plaintiff AF Holdings LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C, # 4 Exhibit D, # 5 Proposed Order)(Gibbs, Brett) (Entered: 12/31/2012)
152013-01-02 Referral of Motion to Disqualify (CV 54)REFERRAL OF MOTION to Disqualify Judge/Magistrate Judge has been filed. Pursuant to GO 08.05 and Local Rule 72-5 MOTION to Disqualify Judge Honorable Otis D. Wright, II 14 is referred to Judge Michael W Fitzgerald for determination. (at) (Entered: 01/02/2013)
162013-01-15 Order on Motion to Disqualify JudgeMINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) by Judge Michael W Fitzgerald: ORDER denying 14 plaintiffs Motion to Disqualify Judge Otis D. Wright, II. (lc) (Entered: 01/15/2013)
172013-01-25 OrderORDER this case is dismissed without prejudice by Judge Otis D. Wright, II (Made JS-6. Case Terminated.) (lc) (Entered: 01/25/2013)
182013-01-25 Report of Determination of Copyright Action (CLOSE)(AO 121)REPORT ON THE DETERMINATION OF AN ACTION Regarding a Copyright. (Closing) mailed closing report to Copyright Office. (Attachments: # 1 order) (lc) (Entered: 01/25/2013)