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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT

NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA


Case No. 5:15-cv-00807-RMW

ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S
ADMINISTRATIVE MOTIONS TO
CONSIDER WHETHER CASES SHOULD
BE RELATED















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STERLING INTERNATIONAL
CONSULTING GROUP, on behalf of itself
and all others similarly situated,

Plaintiffs,

v.

LENOVO (UNITED STATES) INC.,
LENOVO GROUP LIMITED, and
SUPERFISH INC.,

Defendants.

This document relates to:

VINCENT WONG and
NAGASUBRAHMANYAM
KUMMARAGUNTA, Individually and On
Behalf of All Others Similarly Situated,

Plaintiffs,

v.

LENOVO (UNITED STATES), INC., a
Delaware corporation, and SUPERFISH,
INC., a Delaware corporation,

Defendants.

CAPTION CONTINUED ON THE NEXT
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Case No. 5:15-cv-01478-PSG

ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO RELATE
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This document also relates to:

BILL CULLIFER, LIZ EDWARDS,
DOUGLAS IRWIN, JOSEPH GUERRA,
AUSTIN ARDMAN, HANK BAUMER,
THOMAS BEHRENDT, ALLAN BOGH,
RICHARD BROOKS, JILL CAZAUBON,
JENNIFER COLE, LAUREN DANNHEIM,
JENNIFER DAVIS, EDWARD DRESSEL,
CHRISTOPHER DUNN, DONALD
GEARHART,KENG GEE, BRIAN
GUTTERMAN, HEATHER HARE, JOSE
HIDALGO, NEERAJ KALRA, RYAN
KEMPER, JIM KOPPS, RAJKUMAR
KOTHAPA, MICHELE LARGÉ , ARUL
LOUIS, THOMAS LUCAS, TOM
MILLER, ERIC MORETTI, TREVOR
MURDOCK, TRAVIS PALMER,
ELIZABETH PRATT, ROBERT QAKISH,
TINA RICHMAN, CANDACE ROSE,
DANIELLE ROUGIER, RAY
SCHMALZER, ZESHAN SHEIKH, CHRIS
SHOUTS, ALICE SPALITTA,
ZACHARY STEIN, CONNIE
SUPERNAULT,RUSS TAKLE, NATE
TALLEY, NIKOLAS THERIOT, ARIELLA
VASQUEZ, KATE WOODS, KYLE
YOUNGS, AND LIANGFANG ZHAO,
individually, and on behalf of all others
similarly situated,

Plaintiffs,

v.

SUPERFISH, INC., and LENOVO
(UNITED STATES), INC.,

Defendants.



This document also relates to:

DIMITRIY KHAZAK, on behalf of himself
and all others similarly situated,

Plaintiffs,

v.

SUPERFISH, INC., LENOVO (UNITED
STATES), INC., and LENOVO GROUP
LIMITED,

Defendants.
ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO RELATE
15-cv-00807-RMW

Case No. 5:15-cv-01496-PSG

Case No. 5:15-cv-01665-HRL

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Pursuant to Civil Local Rule 3-12, plaintiff Sterling International Consulting Group moves

to relate this case, Sterling Int’l Consulting Group v. Lenovo (United States), Inc., et al., Case No.

15-cv-00807-RMW, filed February 23, 2015, to three similar cases filed in this district: (1) Wong,

et al. v. Lenovo (United States) Inc., et al., Case No. 15-cv-01478-PSG, filed March 31, 2015; (2)

Cullifer, et al. v. Superfish, Inc., et al., Case No. 15-01496-PSG, filed April 1, 2015; and (3)

Khazak v. Superfish, Inc., et al., Case No. 15-cv-01665-HRL, filed April 10, 2015. See Dkt. Nos.

28, 30. The plaintiffs in each action agree that the cases should be related and support Sterling’s

motion, and the defendants in each action do not oppose relation. See Dkt. Nos. 28, at 1; 30 at 1.

Upon consideration of the foregoing motion, the papers submitted in support, and good

cause appearing, the Court hereby GRANTS the motion. The court has reviewed the three cases,

and finds that each meets the criteria under Civ. L. R. 3-12 for relating cases.

IT IS SO ORDERED that Wong, et al. v. Lenovo (United States) Inc., et al., Case No. 15-

cv-01478-PSG, Cullifer, et al. v. Superfish, Inc., et al., Case No. 15-01496-PSG, and Khazak v.

Superfish, Inc., et al., Case No. 15-cv-01665-HRL are related to Sterling International Consulting

Group v. Lenovo (United States) Inc., et al., Case No. 15-cv-00807-RMW, and are assigned to the

undersigned Judge.

A case management conference is set for June 19, 2015. The parties shall file a joint case

management statement in each case by June 12, 2015.



Dated: (cid:36)(cid:83)(cid:85)(cid:76)(cid:79)(cid:3)(cid:21)0, 2015



______________________________________
Ronald M. Whyte
United States District Judge



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