American Patents LLC v. Mediatek, Inc. et al

Western District of Texas, txwd-6:2018-cv-00339

Joint MOTION to Stay Joint Motion To Stay All Deadlines and Notice of Settlement as to the Lenovo Defendants by American Patents LLC.

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS WACO DIVISION AMERICAN PATENTS LLC, CIVIL ACTION NO. 6:18-cv-339-ADA Plaintiff, v. JURY TRIAL DEMANDED MEDIATEK INC., ET AL., Defendants. JOINT MOTION TO STAY ALL DEADLINES AND NOTICE OF SETTLEMENT AS TO THE LENOVO DEFENDANTS Defendants Lenovo (Shanghai) Electronics Technology Co. Ltd. and Lenovo Group, Ltd. (collectively "Lenovo") and Plaintiff American Patents LLC ("American") hereby submit this Joint Motion To Stay All Deadlines and Notice of Settlement as to the Lenovo Defendants and respectfully show the Court as follows: (1) Lenovo and American have reached a settlement in principle resolving all matters in controversy between the parties in the above-referenced action and are in the process of drafting and finalizing the settlement papers. (2) Accordingly, Lenovo and American submit that the Court's resources would best be served by a stay of all unreached deadlines for a period of forty five (45) days so that the announced settlement in principle may be completed and appropriate dismissal papers thereafter filed with the Court. WHEREFORE, Lenovo and American request the Court grant this Joint Motion To Stay All Deadlines and Notice of Settlement as to the Lenovo Defendants and enter an Order granting a temporary stay of all upcoming deadlines for a period of forty five (45) days. Dated: September 27, 2019 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Larry D. Thompson, Jr. Zachariah S. Harrington Texas Bar No. 24057886 zac@ahtlawfirm.com Matthew J. Antonelli (admission pending) Texas Bar No. 24068432 matt@ahtlawfirm.com Larry D. Thompson, Jr. Texas Bar No. 24051428 larry@ahtlawfirm.com Christopher Ryan Pinckney (admission pending) Texas Bar No. 24067819 ryan@ahtlawfirm.com Michael D. Ellis Texas Bar No. 24081586 michael@ahtlawfirm.com ANTONELLI, HARRINGTON & THOMPSON LLP 4306 Yoakum Blvd., Ste. 450 Houston, TX 77006 (713) 581-3000 Stafford Davis State Bar No. 24054605 sdavis@stafforddavisfirm.com Catherine Bartles Texas Bar No. 24104849 cbartles@stafforddavisfirm.com THE STAFFORD DAVIS FIRM, PC The People's Petroleum Building 102 N College Ave., 13th Floor Tyler, Texas 75702 (903) 593-7000 Attorneys for American Patents LLC 1 /s/ Eric H. Findlay Eric H. Findlay Texas State Bar No. 00789886 FINDLAY CRAFT, P.C. 102 North College Avenue, Suite 900 Tyler, TX 75702 (903) 534-1100 (903) 534-1137 (Fax) efindlay@findlaycraft.com Martin Bader (Admitted Pro Hac Vice) Michael J. Hopkins (Admitted Pro Hac Vice) SHEPPARD, MULLIN, RICHTER & HAMPTON LLP 12275 El Camino Real, Suite 200 San Diego, CA 92130-4092 (858) 720-8900 (858) 509-3691 (Fax) mbader@sheppardmullin.com mhopkins@sheppardmullin.com Lai L. Yip (Admitted Pro Hac Vice) Toni Qiu (Admitted Pro Hac Vice) SHEPPARD, MULLIN, RICHTER & HAMPTON LLP Four Embarcadero Center, 17th Floor San Francisco, CA 94111 (415) 434-9100 (415) 434-3947 (Fax) lyip@sheppardmullin.com tqiu@sheppardmullin.com Attorneys for Specially Appearing Defendants Lenovo (Shanghai) Electronics Technology Co., Ltd. and Lenovo Group Ltd. 2 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE The undersigned hereby certifies that all counsel of record who are deemed to have consented to electronic service are being served with a copy of this document via the Court's CM/ECF system on September 27, 2019. /s/ Larry D. Thompson, Jr. Larry D. Thompson, Jr. 3