Case Details

CourtDistrict of Delaware
Docket number1:13-cv-01576
Date case filed2013-09-18
Date case closed2014-04-01
Date of latest filing
Assigned toJudge Richard G. Andrews
Case cause35:271 Patent Infringement
Nature of suit830 Patent
Jury demandPlaintiff
Demand
JurisdictionFederal Question

Case Parties

Party: Coho Licensing LLC
Party type: Plaintiff
Attorney name: Richard D. Kirk
Attorney Contact:
Bayard, P.A.
222 Delaware Avenue, Suite 900
P.O. Box 25130
Wilmington, DE 19899
(302) 429-4208
Fax: (302) 658-6395
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Cristina Arenas-Solis
Attorney Contact:
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Eugenio J. Torres-Oyola
Attorney Contact:
Email: [email protected]
PRO HAC VICE ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Stephen B. Brauerman
Attorney Contact:
Bayard, P.A.
222 Delaware Avenue, Suite 900
P.O. Box 25130
Wilmington, DE 19899
(302) 429-4232
Fax: (302) 658-6395
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Vanessa Ribeiro Tiradentes
Attorney Contact:
Bayard, P.A.
222 Delaware Avenue, Suite 900
P.O. Box 25130
Wilmington, DE 19899
302-429-4228
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Glam Media Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Jack B. Blumenfeld
Attorney Contact:
Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP
1201 North Market Street
P.O. Box 1347
Wilmington, DE 19899
(302) 658-9200
Email: [email protected]
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jennifer Ying
Attorney Contact:
Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP
1201 North Market Street
P.O. Box 1347
Wilmington, DE 19899
(302) 351-9243
Fax: (302) 225-2570
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michael J. Flynn
Attorney Contact:
Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP
1201 North Market Street
P.O. Box 1347
Wilmington, DE 19899
302-351-9661
Fax: 302-498-6217
Email: [email protected]
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED
Party: Ning Inc.
Party type: Defendant
Attorney name: Jack B. Blumenfeld
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Jennifer Ying
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Attorney name: Michael J. Flynn
Attorney Contact:
(See above for address)
ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED

Case Docket

Docket
Item
Date FiledDocument
Available
Short
Description
Long Description
12013-09-18 COMPLAINT FOR PATENT INFRINGEMENT filed with Jury Demand against Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc. - Magistrate Consent Notice to Pltf. ( Filing fee $ 400, receipt number 0311-1370202.) - filed by Coho Licensing LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Civil Cover Sheet)(jeb, ) (Entered: 09/19/2013)
22013-09-18 Notice, Consent and Referral forms re: U.S. Magistrate Judge jurisdiction. (jeb, ) (Entered: 09/19/2013)
32013-09-18 Report to the Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks for Patent/Trademark Number(s) 8,024,395; 8,166,096;. (jeb, ) (Entered: 09/19/2013)
42013-09-20 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Coho Licensing LLC. Glam Media Inc. served on 9/19/2013, answer due 10/10/2013. (Brauerman, Stephen) (Entered: 09/20/2013)
52013-09-20 SUMMONS Returned Executed by Coho Licensing LLC. Ning Inc. served on 9/19/2013, answer due 10/10/2013. (Brauerman, Stephen) (Entered: 09/20/2013)
62013-10-07 MOTION for Pro Hac Vice Appearance of Attorney Eugenio J. Torres-Oyola - filed by Coho Licensing LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Certification of Eugenio J. Torres-Oyola)(Brauerman, Stephen) (Entered: 10/07/2013)
72013-10-09 Motion for Extension of Time to Respond to the Complaint Until November 12, 2013 - filed by Coho Licensing LLC. (Tiradentes, Vanessa) Modified on 10/9/2013 (nms). (Entered: 10/09/2013)
82013-11-12 STIPULATION TO EXTEND TIME for Defendants to Respond to Complaint to November 19, 2013 - filed by Coho Licensing LLC, eBay Inc., Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Salesforce.com Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc., AOL Inc.. (Flynn, Michael) (Entered: 11/12/2013)
92013-11-15 STIPULATION TO EXTEND TIME for Defendants to Respond to Complaint to December 12, 2013 - filed by eBay Inc., Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Coho Licensing LLC, Salesforce.com Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc., AOL Inc.. (Flynn, Michael) (Entered: 11/15/2013)
102013-12-12 ANSWER to 1 Complaint, with Jury Demand by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc..(Ying, Jennifer) (Entered: 12/12/2013)
112013-12-12 Disclosure Statement pursuant to Rule 7.1 filed by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc. identifying Corporate Parent Glam Media, Inc. for Ning Inc.; Corporate Parent no parent corporation for Glam Media Inc... (Ying, Jennifer) (Entered: 12/12/2013)
122014-01-31 Order Setting Rule 16(b) Conference: A Scheduling Conference is set for 2/12/2014, at 1:00 PM in Chambers before Judge Richard G. Andrews (see Order for further details). Signed by Judge Richard G. Andrews on 1/31/2014. (nms) (Entered: 01/31/2014)
132014-02-07 MOTION for Pro Hac Vice Appearance of Attorney Kevin Johnson, Claude Stern, Ray Zado, Heather Belville & Sam Stake - filed by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Salesforce.com Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Ying, Jennifer) (Entered: 02/07/2014)
142014-02-11 PROPOSED Scheduling Order, by Coho Licensing LLC. (Brauerman, Stephen) Modified on 2/12/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/11/2014)
152014-02-12 Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a) - filed by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/12/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
162014-02-12 OPENING BRIEF in Support re 15 MOTION Moving Defendants' Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a) filed by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc..Answering Brief/Response due date per Local Rules is 3/3/2014. (Blumenfeld, Jack) (Entered: 02/12/2014)
172014-02-12 DECLARATION of Sam Stake re (15 in 1:13-cv-01576-RGA) Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/12/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
182014-02-12 DECLARATION of Heather Belville re (15 in 1:13-cv-01576-RGA) Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit 1-25, # 2 Exhibit 26-42)(Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/12/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
192014-02-12 DECLARATION of Jay Kreps re (15 in 1:13-cv-01576-RGA) Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/12/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
202014-02-12 DECLARATION of Samson Bekele re (15 in 1:13-cv-01576-RGA) Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/12/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
212014-02-12 DECLARATION of Ed Axelsen re (15 in 1:13-cv-01576-RGA) MOTION to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/18/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
222014-02-12 DECLARATION of Fernando Ruarte re (15 in 1:13-cv-01576-RGA) MOTION to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc.. (Blumenfeld, Jack) Modified on 2/18/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/12/2014)
232014-02-14 Official Transcript of Scheduling Conference held on 02-12-14 before Judge Richard G. Andrews. Court Reporter/Transcriber Leonard A. Dibbs. Transcript may be viewed at the court public terminal or purchased through the Court Reporter/Transcriber before the deadline for Release of Transcript Restriction. After that date it may be obtained through PACER. Redaction Request due 3/7/2014. Redacted Transcript Deadline set for 3/17/2014. Release of Transcript Restriction set for 5/15/2014. (lad) (Entered: 02/14/2014)
242014-02-22 PROPOSED Scheduling Order, by Coho Licensing LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Letter)(Brauerman, Stephen) Modified on 2/24/2014 (nms). (Entered: 02/22/2014)
252014-02-24 SCHEDULING ORDER: Case referred to the Magistrate Judge for the purpose of exploring ADR. Joinder of Parties due by 8/13/2014. Amended Pleadings due by 8/13/2014. All Discovery due by 5/29/2014. Dispositive Motions due by 11/6/2015. Joint Claim Construction Brief due by 4/1/2015. A Markman Hearing is set for 4/22/2015, at 9:00 AM in Courtroom 6A before Judge Richard G. Andrews. A Trial Scheduling Conference is set for 12/18/2015, at 8:30 AM in Courtroom 6A before Judge Richard G. Andrews. A Pretrial Conference is set for 3/18/2016, at 9:00 AM in Courtroom 6A before Judge Richard G. Andrews. The first Jury Trial is set for 3/28/2016, at 9:30 AM in Courtroom 6A before Judge Richard G. Andrews (see Order for further details). Signed by Judge Richard G. Andrews on 2/24/2014. Associated Cases: 1:13-cv-01568-RGA, 1:13-cv-01569-RGA, 1:13-cv-01573-RGA, 1:13-cv-01575-RGA, 1:13-cv-01576-RGA(nms) (Entered: 02/24/2014)
262014-02-25 ORDER: On or before March 11, 2014, each party or each party group shall email to Magistrate Judge Thynge, with a copy to her Judicial Administrator, Cathleen Kennedy, certain information requested in the Order. SEE ORDER FOR DETAILS. Signed by Judge Mary Pat Thynge on 2/25/14. (cak) (Entered: 02/25/2014)
272014-03-03 ANSWERING BRIEF in Opposition re 15 Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), filed by Coho Licensing LLC.Reply Brief due date per Local Rules is 3/13/2014. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C)(Brauerman, Stephen) Modified on 3/4/2014 (nms). (Entered: 03/03/2014)
282014-03-12 NOTICEOf Service of (1) Plaintiff Coho Licensing Llcs Mandatory Initial Disclosures Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(1) and (2) this Notice of Service, filed by Coho Licensing LLC.(Tiradentes, Vanessa) Modified on 3/13/2014 (nms). (Entered: 03/12/2014)
292014-03-12 NOTICE OF SERVICE of Glam Media, Inc. and Ning, Inc.'s Rule 26(a)(1) Initial Disclosures filed by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc..(Ying, Jennifer) (Entered: 03/12/2014)
302014-03-13 REPLY BRIEF re 15 MOTION Moving Defendants' Motion to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a) -- Reply in Support of LinkedIn, Rovi, Twitter, Glam, and Ning's Motion to Transfer Venue to the Northern District of California -- filed by Glam Media Inc., Ning Inc.. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Ying, Jennifer) (Entered: 03/13/2014)
312014-03-19 Letter to The Honorable Richard G. Andrews from Jack B. Blumenfeld regarding the Moving Defendants write to bring to the Court's attention a decision of today from Judge Sleet that is relevant to their Motion to Transfer (Segan LLC v. Zynga Inc.). (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A)(Blumenfeld, Jack) (Entered: 03/19/2014)
322014-03-21 ORDER Granting 15 MOTION to Transfer Venue Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 1404(a), filed by Ning Inc., Linkedin Corporation, Twitter Inc., Glam Media Inc.. Signed by Judge Richard G. Andrews on 3/21/2014. (nms) (Entered: 03/24/2014)
332014-03-24 MOTION for Pro Hac Vice Appearance of Attorney Cristina Arenas-Solis - filed by Coho Licensing LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Certification of Cristina Arenas-Solis)(Brauerman, Stephen) (Entered: 03/24/2014)
342014-04-03 Report to the Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks for Patent/Trademark Number(s) 8,024,395; 8,168,096. (Attachments: # 1 Order)(nms) (Entered: 04/03/2014)